Tradewind is one of the largest independent renewable energy project development companies in the U.S. With over 90 full-time employees in its Lenexa headquarters, Tradewind’s success is built upon the experience and expertise of its management team and professional staff. Our team of subject matter experts in wind resource, mapping systems, environmental studies, permitting, land acquisition, and power marketing places a unique emphasis on the development craft which is unparalleled in the US renewable energy market. Tradewind takes great pride in its ability to deliver affordable wind and solar energy to diverse markets while maintaining an uncompromising commitment to long-term project quality. Throughout its history, Tradewind has partnered with commercial and industrial customers, investor-owned utilities, cooperatives, and municipalities to develop mutually-beneficial low-cost wind energy projects that directly benefit the ultimate residential, commercial, industrial, and agricultural customers.
Tradewind has signed a 200MW PPA with Google for its Cimarron Bend project in Kansas and is actively in discussions with corporate customers across the country interested in our wind and solar portfolio. Along with close to 3 GW of wind and solar projects across 25 states that are either operating, in-construction or contracted, Tradewind, through its subsidiaries has a 9 GW pipeline of wind and solar projects under development. Tradewind has enjoyed a successful financing partnership with Enel Green Power North America since 2006. EGP-NA is a leading owner and operator of renewable energy plants in North America with projects operating and under development in 21 U.S. states and three Canadian provinces. EGP-NA owns and operates over 100 plants with an installed capacity exceeding 2.5 GW powered by renewable hydropower, wind, geothermal and solar energy. EGP-NA has more than doubled its total installed capacity since 2010.