Duke Energy Scraps Plans For 200-MW Mich. Wind Farm

Law360, New York (January 19, 2012, 1:24 PM EST) -- Duke Energy Corp.'s renewable power division has scrapped plans for a 200-megawatt wind farm in northern Michigan, the company confirmed Thursday, citing lower-than-expected demand for renewable power in the state's wholesale market.

Duke Energy Renewables LLC said the proposed Gail Windpower Project had not secured a long-term agreement with a power purchaser and that “the timing for this particular project may not align with the anticipated need for renewable power” in Michigan.

“Although we are disappointed to discontinue development of the Gail Windpower Project, we are...
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