Crow Lake Wind
RENEWABLE PROJECT
RENEWABLE PROJECT
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United States
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372,726 lbs
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51,602
Supporters
About the project
A 36,000 acre wind farm in Chamberlain, South Dakota that can power up to 129,000 local homes. 
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Affordable and Clean Energy. Energy is essential to nearly every major change and opportunity.
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Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure. Investments in infrastructure are crucial to achieving sustainable development.
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Climate Action. Climate change is a global challenge that affects everyone, everywhere.
At a Glance
  • 108 1.5 MW wind turbines 
  • 432,000 tons of CO2 mitigated per year 
Projects Benefits
  • Displaces fossil fuel generated electricity 
  • Creates an elecrticity grid that is run on clean, renewable energy 
  • Provides training for wind turbine technicians at MTI
  • Local economic development is boostd
About renewable
These projects create the infrastructure needed to generate renewable energy harnessed from natural resources like the sun or wind. Once these sources are in place, they become a permanent source of clean energy.
How it works
  • Project Developer and community stakeholders invest in the project to fund it's installation 
  • Local college grads and community members are provided jobs to run and maintain the wind turbines 
  • The electricity generated from the tubines is fed to the local energy grid, displacing the need for fossil fuel generated electricity
Proof of Carbon Accounting
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Crediting Period
Feb 1, 2011 - Jan 31, 2021
Auditor
First Environment
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Developer
Basin Electric Power Cooperative
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About the project
A 36,000 acre wind farm in Chamberlain, South Dakota that can power up to 129,000 local homes. 
At a Glance
  • 108 1.5 MW wind turbines 
  • 432,000 tons of CO2 mitigated per year 
Projects Benefits
  • Displaces fossil fuel generated electricity 
  • Creates an elecrticity grid that is run on clean, renewable energy 
  • Provides training for wind turbine technicians at MTI
  • Local economic development is boostd
About renewable
These projects create the infrastructure needed to generate renewable energy harnessed from natural resources like the sun or wind. Once these sources are in place, they become a permanent source of clean energy.
How it works
  • Project Developer and community stakeholders invest in the project to fund it's installation 
  • Local college grads and community members are provided jobs to run and maintain the wind turbines 
  • The electricity generated from the tubines is fed to the local energy grid, displacing the need for fossil fuel generated electricity
Proof of Carbon Accounting
To ensure transparency, Green Story Carbon Registry tracks issuance and retirement of carbon credits for all projects on the Green Story offset platform.
offset suporter cloud
372,726 lbs
Carbon offset
offset supporter person
51,602
Supporters
Verifier
Project Verification tooltip icon
UN Social Development Goals tooltip icon
sdg icon
Affordable and Clean Energy. Energy is essential to nearly every major change and opportunity.
sdg icon
Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure. Investments in infrastructure are crucial to achieving sustainable development.
sdg icon
Climate Action. Climate change is a global challenge that affects everyone, everywhere.
Crediting Period
Feb 1, 2011 - Jan 31, 2021
Auditor
First Environment
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Developer
Basin Electric Power Cooperative
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Location