EDF Renewable Services Signs Operations and Maintenance Agreement for
222.4 Megawatts With Detroit Edison
SAN DIEGO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/14/12 -- EDF Renewable Services
-- formerly enXco Service Corporation -- has signed a multiyear
Operations and Maintenance agreement with Detroit Edison for two wind
projects for a combined 222.4 megawatts of wind-powered generating
The 110.4 MW Thumb Wind Project and the 112 MW Echo Wind Project,
located in Huron and Sanilac counties, Michigan consist of General
Electric (GE) 1.6 MW turbines. These two projects join the 102.4 MW
Gratiot Wind Project, currently under contract with EDF Renewable
Services, for a total of 324.8 MW.
"We look forward to providing exceptional services to these projects
and growing the Detroit Edison portfolio," said Dalen Copeland,
director of business development for EDF Renewable Services. "We are
confident our extensive experience, which includes over 2,000 GE
turbines under contract, and resources will ensure the long-term
success of this project. We look forward to bringing new job
opportunities to the local communities and working with Detroit
Edison on future projects in support of their growth plans."
"We're looking forward to continuing our work with EDF Renewable
Services as we expand the wind portion of our renewable energy
portfolio," said Tom Komjathy, DTE Energy Renewables program manager.
"The two wind projects in the Thumb show we're making great progress
toward meeting the state's renewable energy goals."
Under the terms of the agreement, EDF Renewable Services will provide
selected O&M for the turbines and balance of plant, project
oversight, and 24/7 remote monitoring from its NERC compliant
Operations Control Center.
EDF Renewable Services is an industry leader, providing O&M services
to more than 6,000 MW of wind and solar projects across North
America. With 25 years of experience and over 450 full-time, trained
and certified Wind Technicians employed, EDF Renewable Services has
the resources and experience to optimize project availability and
About EDF Renewable Services:
EDF Renewable Services -- formerly
enXco Service Corporation -- is the leading third-party provider of
operations and maintenance services in North America. With 25 years
of experience, EDF Renewable Services understands renewable energy
facilities represent a substantial investment. The company takes an
owner-operator approach to ensure maximum returns on the asset, full
project value, and ongoing profitability for new and existing
facilities. As part of a global organization with utility-scale wind
and solar plants, the company brings depth of experience to every
project. With more than 6 gigawatts of wind and solar under contract,
EDF Renewable Services is the trusted leader in O&M. For more
information visit: www.edf-renewable-services.com
EDF Renewable Services
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