Bliss Wind Farm

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Bliss Wind Farm
Bliss wind farm at sunset
Bliss Wind Farm is located in New York
Bliss Wind Farm
Location of Bliss Wind Farm
Official name Noble Bliss Windpark[1]
Country USA
Location Wyoming County, New York
Coordinates 42°33′N 78°15′W / 42.550°N 78.250°W / 42.550; -78.250Coordinates: 42°33′N 78°15′W / 42.550°N 78.250°W / 42.550; -78.250
Status Operational
Construction began 2007 (2007)
Commission date May 18, 2008 (2008-05-18)
Construction cost $200 Million
Owner(s) Noble Environmental Power
Wind farm
Type Onshore
Site usage Farm land
Power generation
Units operational 67
Make and model GE Wind Energy
Nameplate capacity 100.5

The Bliss Wind Farm is a 100.5 megawatt wind energy project built by Noble Environmental Power, that opened May 18, 2008.[2] The $210-million project is in Eagle, New York in Wyoming County, and consists of 67 General Electric 1.5 megawatt turbines.

Project history[edit]

June 2007 - New York State Energy Research and Development Authority awards contract to provide renewable energy[3]

June 2007 - Construction begins

June 2007 - Financing of project secured[4]

May 2008 - Operational

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Noble Environmental Power, Leading Wind Energy Developer :: Our Projects :: Bliss, NY". Noble Environmental Power. Retrieved March 12, 2012. 
  2. ^ Owens, Howard (May 19, 2008). "Bliss residents find few reasons to complain about wind farm". Batavian, The (NY). Retrieved February 24, 2012. [dead link]
  3. ^ "New York Regulators Award 21 Contracts to Renewable Energy Generators". US Department of Energy. 
  4. ^ "GE Unit Invests in N.Y. Noble Wind Parks". Reuters. June 26, 2007. Retrieved February 10, 2012.