Xcel Energy Unit Sues EnXco Over Wind Farm Contract

Law360, New York (May 4, 2011, 5:07 PM EDT) -- An Xcel Energy Inc. subsidiary sued enXco Development Corp. in Minnesota on Wednesday, saying enXco's delay in addressing a $400 million wind farm project's impact on endangered birds justified Xcel's disputed termination of an agreement to buy the farm from enXco.

Northern States Power Co. had agreed to acquire a 150-megawatt wind farm with 100 wind turbines that enXco was developing in North Dakota's Dickey and McIntosh counties, according to a complaint filed in Minnesota federal court.

But NSP terminated its purchase agreement with enXco in...
To view the full article, register now.

Documents

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

Northern States Power Company v. enXco Development Corporation


Case Number

0:11-cv-01162

Court

Minnesota

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other

Judge

Michael J. Davis

Date Filed

May 4, 2011

Law Firms

Companies

Government Agencies

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.