enXco Service Corp. (eSC) has signed a long-term operations and maintenance (O&M) agreement with TPW Petersburg Wind LLC for a 40.5 MW wind project in Boone County, Neb.
The TPW Petersburg Wind Farm, acquired by Gestamp Wind North America in December 2011, consists of 27 GE Wind 1.5 MW XLE – ESS turbines. The electricity produced will be delivered to the Omaha Public Power District.
Construction of the project commenced in summer 2011, and commercial operations began in November. eSC will provide on-site O&M for the balance of plant during the turbine warranty period, and subsequently for the entire project. In addition, 24/7 remote monitoring of the wind turbines will be provided from eSC's operations control center.