Sawtooth Wind Project

The Sawtooth Wind Project is designed to be a 22 MW wind farm in Elmore County, Idaho. Construction for the wind farm began in April 2011. It is scheduled for completion by December 2011.
Developers: 
Idaho Winds LLC
Investors: 
Seattle City Lights, 3Degrees
Financing Mechanisms: 
Environmental Commodities
Purchase Agreements
Environmental Commodities: 
Renewable Energy Credits (RECs)
Commodities Availability: 
Unavailable
Project Status: 
Under Construction
Project Mission: 
GHG Avoidance
Renewable Generation
Project Impact: 
The Sawtooth Wind Project will power approximately 14,000 homes. The wind power project will provide $40 million for the local economy over the next 20 years.