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Oregon Wind

Exelon Generation has four wind projects in Oregon.  The four wind projects are capable of producing a total of 74.5 megawatts (MW) of clean electricity.

Oregon Wind Projects
Echo I, II, and III Wind Projects

Echo I, II, and III Wind Projects

All three Echo Wind Projects are located in Echo, Oregon. Combined, they can produce 64.6 MW, enough clean electricity to power more than 19,000 homes. They went into commercial operation in the Summer 2009. PacifiCorp purchases energy from the project under a long-term power purchase agreement.


Echo, Oregon 60450-9765
Threemile Canyon Wind Project

Threemile Canyon Wind Project

Threemile Canyon Wind Project is located in Boardman, Oregon. Threemile Canyon went into commercial operation in August 2009 and its six turbines can produce 9.9 MW, enough clean electricity to power more than 2,900 homes. PacifiCorp purchases energy from the project under a long-term power purchase agreement.


Boardman, Oregon 
 

Generating More Low-Carbon Electricity

Exelon Wind was developed as part of our efforts to provide more low-carbon electricity in the marketplace through our environmental and business strategy: Exelon 2020.  A division of Exelon Power, Exelon Wind has wind projects in 10 states.

Emergency Planning

All Exelon facilities employ sophisticated emergency response plans to protect public health and safety.  These plans are reviewed and approved by state governments and regulatory agencies.  The emergency planning includes coordination with local counties, municipalities and school districts.

Supporting the Local Economy

Exelon Wind pays local real estate taxes totaling about $6.2 million every year to support county and township government, area schools, libraries, park districts and other taxing bodies where our plants are located.

Vice President, Wind and Solar, Exelon Power: David A. Drescher

Exelon Wind
Three Fountains Office Park 4601 Westown Parkway, Suite 300
West Des Moines, Iowa
50266

Snapshot
  • Number of wind projects in state: 4
  • Total number of wind turbines in state: 43
  • Total wind generation capacity in state: 74.5 MW
Exelon Wind - Oregon