AEP subsidiary in Oklahoma submits RfPs for 4.15 GW of renewables
The Arbuckle Mountain wind farm in Oklahoma. Photo by: Steve Rainwater. License: Creative Commons. Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic.
Public Service Company of Oklahoma (PSO), a unit of American Electric Power Co Inc (NASDAQ:AEP), on Wednesday filed Requests for Proposals (RFPs) in an attempt to source up to 4,150 MW of renewable energy resources.
More specifically, the company is looking to secure up to 2,800 MW of wind power from projects with an individual capacity of no less than 100 MW, and up to 1,350 MW of solar energy from projects of at least 50 MW.
The contracted plants must interconnect to the Southwest Power Pool (SPP) and be located in either Oklahoma, Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri or Texas.