BayWa r.e. Wind, LLC has announced that it has signed a purchase and sale agreement with Compass Energies to acquire the Anderson Wind Project located in Chaves County, New Mexico. The Anderson Wind Project is BayWa r.e.’s second New Mexico wind acquisition in 2013. The 15 MW project is located approximately 100 miles southwest of BayWa r.e.’s 19.8 MW Brahms Wind Project in Curry County, acquired in July 2013.
Construction of the Brahms Wind Project began at the end of September, with commercial operation expected early this year. The Anderson project is expected to begin construction in Spring 2014 with a targeted late summer completion date.