Midwest ISO & Iowa Wind Queue Assessment - Iowa

Status: Completed

Client: Major Wind Developer

Summary: ESAI analyzed the current MISO interconnection queue for generation projects in and around central Iowa; encompassing some 7,000 MW. Developer was interested in ESAI’s view on the probabilities for completion of many of the projects, specifically:

  • A review of the proposed types, locations and production outputs.
  • A review of the major bulk transmission facilities in and around the development area.
  • Assessment for development of new transmission and potentially competitive wind projects in proximity.
  • Overview of risks:; financial, regulatory, and otherwise.

Results: Report was well received and is being used as described by developer.


For more information about ESAI Power & Renewables, please contact Director of Business Development Tommy Sutro at tsutro@esai.com