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Joint Certificate of Need for Black Oak Wind Farm and Getty Wind Project


Project Docket

Docket No IP6853, IP6866/CN-11-471
Project Name Joint Certificate of Need for Black Oak Wind Farm and Getty Wind Project
Applicant Geronimo Wind Energy, LLC; Getty Wind Company, LLC; Geronimo Wind Energy, LLCBlack Oak Wind. LLC
Description Black Oak Wind, LLC, and Getty Wind, LLC, have jointly submitted a Certificate of Need Application for the proposed Black Oak Wind Farm and Getty Wind Project in Stearns County. The two projects are adjacent to one another and are located near Sauk Centre. The proposed Black Oak Wind Farm is a 42 MW project located in Ashley and Raymond townships . The Getty Wind Project is a 40 MW project located in Getty and Sauk Centre townships.
Location Stearns County, Stearns County -- Ashley Township, Stearns County -- Getty Township, Stearns County -- Raymond Township, Stearns County -- Sauk Centre Township
Contact Suzanne Steinhauer
suzanne.steinhauer@state.mn.us
Status
  • 2011-10-11: Application accepted
  • 2012-01-26: Public meeting
  • 2012-02-28: Scoping decision
  • 2012-05-07: Environmental document available
  • 2012-06-26: Public hearing
  • Upcoming: Certificate of Need issued
  • Upcoming: Project closed
  • Upcoming: Docket closed
eDockets 11-471

Key Project Documents

Date Title Description
05/07/2012 Environmental Report: Black Oak/Getty Wind Project The ER analyzes the human and environmental impacts of the proposed 82 MW wind project in Stearns County as well as alternatives to the proposed project

Project Documents