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Hopkins Ridge Wind Farm

LocationDayton, Washington
Number of Turbines83
Turbine TypeVestas V80
Turbine Rating1,800 kW
Total Installed Capacity149 MW
DeveloperRES Americas
OwnerPuget Sound Energy
Year of Operation2005
EPC ContractorsRES Americas

LocationDayton, Washington
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The Hopkins Ridge wind farm in Washington state, was built by RES Americas under an Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC) contract for the energy utility Puget Sound Energy (PSE). It comprises 83 Vestas turbines, each rated at 1.8 MW. Construction began in March 2005 and the final turbine was commissioned on November 27, after only 8 months.

Hopkins Ridge was RES Americas' third major construction project completed in 2005.