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Research and Markets: Directory of Wind Farms, North America

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Directory of Wind Farms, North America" directory to their offering.

A comprehensive directory of wind farms across North America, nationally and by individual State or Province in Canada, Mexico and the United States. Updated regularly, buyers receive subsequent updates within a 12 month period for free. The directory is in spreadsheet format, enabling detailed searching, filtering and additional analysis.


A comprehensive listing of wind power facilities across North America (Canada, Mexico, United States) in a format that enables analysis at a national, state/province, company or individual power plant level and with latitude, longitude information that can be copied into Google Maps for visual referencing. Key data points are listed below.

The directory currently has 989 entries for wind power generators across North America (Canada, Mexico, United States), located in 730 wind farms, featuring 41,455 wind turbines with a total capacity of 63,103.6 megawatts (MW).

100% of this capacity comprises onshore wind technology. There are currently no operational offshore wind farms.

The smallest facility is the Glenmore Turbines (0.1 MW, United States) and the largest is Sureste (1200 MW, Mexico). The State or Province with the most wind power capacity is Texas (United States).

Buyers of this directory receive subsequent updates within a 12 month period for free.

The directory is in a spreadsheet format (Excel 2007) and includes, in addition to the raw data, simple charts and pivot tables for drill down, filtering and analysis. CSV or PDF alternatives can also be supplied on request but will not have the chart and pivot table functionality.

Key Data Points:

Plant Name e.g. Altech

Facility Name e.g. Altech III

Commission Date e.g. 1985-01-01

Decommission Date (only if retired)

Phase e.g. 3

Technology e.g. Onshore

Status e.g. Operational

Power Capacity (MW) e.g. 21.7 MW

Generation (GWh) e.g. 54.25 GWh per annum

# Turbines

Turbine Capacity e.g. 1.8 MW

Turbine Model e.g. V80

Turbine Manufacturer e.g. Vestas




Zip code






Operator e.g. AES Wind Generation Inc

Usage e.g. Independent Power Producer

Number of Owners e.g. 1

Owners e.g. AES Wind Generation Inc

Principal Owner and % Ownership

Other Owners and % Ownership combined


Update Date



Reasons to Buy:

- Identify key players and technologies within the regional or individual country or state wind power markets.

- Track the speed of development of different wind technologies and facilities over time.

- Facilitate decision making based on a clear understanding of this market.

For more information visit

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager.
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: Wind Power

Source: Research and Markets