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Monticello
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Spruce
Spruce
Denison
Denison
Comanche Peak
Comanche Peak
South Texas
South Texas
Channel
Channel
Roscoe
Roscoe
Horse Hollow
Horse Hollow
Capricorn Ridge
Capricorn Ridge
Sabine
Sabine
Forney
Forney
Midlothian
Midlothian
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Jones
Jones
Plant X
Plant X
Decker
Decker
Tolk
Tolk
Wildorado
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Oak Grove
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Location of power stations in Texas
Radiation warning symbol.png Nuclear, Orange pog.svg Gas, Blue pog.svgHydroelectric, Black pog.svgCoal, Green pog.svgWind / Solar / Biomass
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Texas has a wide variety of energy sources. Once dominated by natural gas and coal,[1] the power mix has been changing rapidly. Wind generation replaced coal in the number two position in 2017.[2] ERCOT has also approved the planned connection of much new generation capacity to the Texas electric grid, none of it coal. The permitted new connections to the grid include 2,000 megawatts from solar sources, 8,700 megawatts from wind generation, and more than 10,000 megawatts from natural gas.[3]

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BiomassEdit

Coal and ligniteEdit

A useful map[7] of coal generation plants is provided by the Sierra Club.

Name Location Coordinates Capacity (MW) Refs
Coleto Creek Fannin 622 [8]
Fayette La Grange, in Fayette County 29°55′02″N 97°14′58″W / 29.91722°N 97.24944°W / 29.91722; -97.24944 (Fayette Power Project) 1,690 [9]
Gibbons Creek Grimes County 30°37′9″N 96°4′54″W / 30.61917°N 96.08167°W / 30.61917; -96.08167 (Gibbons Creek Steam Electric Station) 453 [8][10]
Harrington Potter County 35°17′50″N 101°44′51″W / 35.29722°N 101.74750°W / 35.29722; -101.74750 (Harrington Coal Plant) 1,080 -
Limestone Jewett 31°25′27″N 96°15′13″W / 31.42417°N 96.25361°W / 31.42417; -96.25361 (Limestone Coal Plant) 1,850 [11]
Martin Lake Rusk County 32°15′35″N 94°34′13″W / 32.25972°N 94.57028°W / 32.25972; -94.57028 (Martin Lake Power Station) 2,380 [12] [8]
Oak Grove Robertson County 31°10′48″N 96°29′30″W / 31.18000°N 96.49167°W / 31.18000; -96.49167 (Oak Grove Coal Plant) 1,796 [13]
Oklaunion Wilbarger County 34°4′57″N 99°10′34″W / 34.08250°N 99.17611°W / 34.08250; -99.17611 (Oklaunion Coal Plant) 720 [8]
Pirkey Hallsville 32°27′37″N 94°29′11″W / 32.46028°N 94.48639°W / 32.46028; -94.48639 (Pirkey Coal Plant) 721 [8]
Sandy Creek Riesel 31°28′29″N 96°57′23″W / 31.47472°N 96.95639°W / 31.47472; -96.95639 (Sandy Creek Coal Plant) 1,008 [8]
J.K. Spruce Bexar County 29°18′27″N 98°19′25″W / 29.30750°N 98.32361°W / 29.30750; -98.32361 (J.K. Spruce Coal Plant) 1,444 [8]
Tolk Lamb County 34°11′05″N 102°35′53″W / 34.18472°N 102.59806°W / 34.18472; -102.59806 (Tolk Coal Plant) 1,136 [8]
Major Oak Power Robertson County 31°5′29″N 96°41′34″W / 31.09139°N 96.69278°W / 31.09139; -96.69278 (Major Oaks Power Station) 349 [14]
W. A. Parish
(units 5 to 8)
Greater Houston 29°28′34″N 95°38′0″W / 29.47611°N 95.63333°W / 29.47611; -95.63333 (W.A. Parish Coal Plant) 2,736 [8]
Welsh Mount Pleasant, Texas 33°03′17″N 94°50′24″W / 33.05472°N 94.84000°W / 33.05472; -94.84000 (J. Robert Welsh Power Plant) 1,116 [8] [15]
San Miguel lignite powerplant Christine, Texas 28°42′15″N 98°28′38″W / 28.70417°N 98.47722°W / 28.70417; -98.47722 (San Miguel Electric Co-Op) 391 [16][17]

DefunctEdit

Name Location Coordinates Capacity (MW) Decommissioned Refs
Big Brown Freestone County 31°49′14″N 96°03′22″W / 31.82056°N 96.05611°W / 31.82056; -96.05611 (Big Brown Power Plant) 1,186 2018 [18]
J.T. Deely Bexar County 29°18′25″N 98°19′12″W / 29.30694°N 98.32000°W / 29.30694; -98.32000 (J.T. Deely Power Plant) 932 2018 [8]
Monticello Titus County 33°05′28″N 95°02′17″W / 33.09111°N 95.03806°W / 33.09111; -95.03806 (Monticello Steam Electric Station) 1,980 2018 [8]
Sandow Milam County 30°33′51″N 97°03′50″W / 30.56417°N 97.06389°W / 30.56417; -97.06389 (Sandow Station Coal Plant) 1,252 2018 [8] [19] [20]

Natural gasEdit

[21] [22][23]

Name Location Coordinates Capacity (MW) Refs
Antelope Elk Energy Center Abernathy, Texas 33°51′47″N 101°50′35″W / 33.863158°N 101.843109°W / 33.863158; -101.843109 (Antelope Elk Energy Center) 738
Bastrop Energy Center Bastrop County 30°08′46″N 97°33′00″W / 30.146°N 97.55°W / 30.146; -97.55 (Bastrop Energy Center) 540 [23]
Black Hawk 225 [22]
Brazos Valley Fort Bend County 29°28′20″N 95°37′23″W / 29.47222°N 95.62306°W / 29.47222; -95.62306 (Brazos Valley Energy Power Plant) 520 [23]
Channel Energy Center Pasadena 29°43′7″N 95°13′56″W / 29.71861°N 95.23222°W / 29.71861; -95.23222 (Channel Energy Center) 715 [24]
Channelview 29°50′08″N 95°07′27″W / 29.83556°N 95.12417°W / 29.83556; -95.12417 ("Channelview Cogeneration Plant") 830 [25] [23]
Colorado Bend Wharton, Tx 550 [26] [27] [23]
Decker Creek Power Station Austin 30°18′14″N 97°36′43″W / 30.304°N 97.612°W / 30.304; -97.612 (Decker Creek Power Station) 927 [21]
Decordova [22]
Deer Park 29°42′55″N 95°08′10″W / 29.71528°N 95.13611°W / 29.71528; -95.13611 ("Deer Park Energy Center Gas Cogen Plant") 830 [28] [23]
Eagle Mountain [21]
Ennis [22]
Forney Energy Center 32°45′46″N 96°29′00″W / 32.76278°N 96.48333°W / 32.76278; -96.48333 ("Forney Energy Center") 1,784 [29]
Freestone [22]
Frontera 500 [23]
Graham [21]
Gregory 550
Guadalupe 29°37′32″N 98°08′28″W / 29.62556°N 98.14111°W / 29.62556; -98.14111 ("Guadalupe Generating Station") 1,000 [30] [23]
Handley [21]
Hays County 29°46′50″N 97°59′22″W / 29.78056°N 97.98944°W / 29.78056; -97.98944 ("Hays County Gas Plant") 1,100 [31] [23]
Jack County 620 [23]
Jones Generating Station Lubbock County 33°31′27.5″N 101°44′23″W / 33.524306°N 101.73972°W / 33.524306; -101.73972 655 [32]
Knox Lee Power Station Gregg County 32°22′38″N 94°38′29″W / 32.3770976°N 94.6413185°W / 32.3770976; -94.6413185 (Knox Lee Power Station) 501 [33]
Lake Hubbard [21]
Lewis Creek Willis, TX 30.435606, -95.521099
Lost Pines 1 Bastrop County 511 [34]
Magic Valley 771
Midlothian Ellis County 32°25′48″N 97°03′18″W / 32.43000°N 97.05500°W / 32.43000; -97.05500 ("Midlothian Energy Facility") 1,734 [22] [35]
Mountain Creek [21]
Mustang 490 [22]
Odessa Ector Ector County 31°50′16″N 102°19′40″W / 31.83778°N 102.32778°W / 31.83778; -102.32778 (Odessa Ector Generating Station) 1,135 [22] [36]
Oyster Creek 425
Plant X Lamb County 34°09′57″N 102°24′38″W / 34.16583°N 102.41056°W / 34.16583; -102.41056 442
Rio Nogales Seguin, Texas 29°35′36″N 97°58′25″W / 29.59333°N 97.97361°W / 29.59333; -97.97361 800 [23]
Sabine Orange County 30°01′27″N 93°52′30″W / 30.02417°N 93.87500°W / 30.02417; -93.87500 ("Sabine Gas Plant") 2051 [21] [37]
Sam Bertron Harris County 29°43′35″N 95°03′33″W / 29.72639°N 95.05917°W / 29.72639; -95.05917 (Sam Berton Power Plant) [21]
Sam Rayburn 191 [23]
Sam Gideon Bastrop County 608 [38]
Sand Hill Energy Center Travis County 30°12′32″N 97°36′47″W / 30.209°N 97.613°W / 30.209; -97.613 (Sand Hill Energy Center) 570 [23]
Texas City Cogen 450
Thomas C. Ferguson Llano County 30°33′27″N 98°22′20″W / 30.55750°N 98.37222°W / 30.55750; -98.37222 (Thomas C. Ferguson) 540 [39]
W. A. Parish
(units 1 to 4)
Fort Bend County 29°28′34″N 95°38′0″W / 29.47611°N 95.63333°W / 29.47611; -95.63333 (WA Parish) 956
O.W. Sommers Bexar County 29°18′28″N 98°19′26″W / 29.30778°N 98.32389°W / 29.30778; -98.32389 (O.W. Sommers) 892
Wilkes Marion County 32°50′53″N 94°32′52″W / 32.84806°N 94.54778°W / 32.84806; -94.54778 (Wilkes Power Plant) 879
Winchester Power Park Fayette County 176 [40]
Wolf Hollow Hood County 32°20′05″N 97°44′04″W / 32.33472°N 97.73444°W / 32.33472; -97.73444 ("Wolf Hollow Gas Plant") 810 [22] [41]

DefunctEdit

Name Location Coordinates Capacity (MW) Decommissioned Refs
Paint Creek Haskell County 33°04′46″N 99°34′51″W / 33.07944°N 99.58083°W / 33.07944; -99.58083 ("Paint Creek Power Plant") 218 2002 [42]
P.H. Robinson Galveston County 29°29′15″N 94°58′46″W / 29.48750°N 94.97944°W / 29.48750; -94.97944 ("P.H. Robinson Generating Plant") 2,316 2009 [43]

Hydroelectric damsEdit

Wind farmsEdit

The following list emphasizes operating wind farms in Texas that are 100 MW or larger.
To update and expand this list, search the Energy Information Administration's plant-level data set by visiting the Electrity Data Browser.
Alternatively, visit OpenEI Wind Farm Data or The Windpower Database

Name Location Coordinates Capacity (MW) Turbine
Manufacturer
Year
Opened
Refs
Amazon Wind Farm Texas Scurry 32°44′09″N 100°44′16″W / 32.73583°N 100.73778°W / 32.73583; -100.73778 (Amazon Wind Farm) 253 GE Energy 2017 [57]
Anacacho Wind Farm Kinney 29°11′41″N 100°11′16″W / 29.19472°N 100.18778°W / 29.19472; -100.18778 (Anacacho Wind Farm) 100 Vestas 2012
Bearkat Wind Farm Glasscock 31°43′38″N 101°34′55″W / 31.72722°N 101.58194°W / 31.72722; -101.58194 (Bearkat Wind Farm) 196.7 Vestas 2017
Bethel Wind Farm Castro 34°34′29″N 102°28′10″W / 34.57472°N 102.46944°W / 34.57472; -102.46944 (Bethel Wind farm) 276 GE Energy 2017
Blue Cloud Wind Farm Bailey, Lamb 34°04′17″N 102°36′08″W / 34.07139°N 102.60222°W / 34.07139; -102.60222 (Blue Cloud Wind Farm) 148.4 Vestas 2018 [58]
Buffalo Gap Wind Farm Nolan, Taylor 32°18′38″N 100°08′57″W / 32.31056°N 100.14917°W / 32.31056; -100.14917 (Buffalo Gap Wind Farm) 523.3 Mitsubishi 2008
Brazos Wind Farm Scurry 32°57′00″N 101°08′49″W / 32.95000°N 101.14694°W / 32.95000; -101.14694 (Brazos Wind Ranch) 160 Vestas 2003 [59]
Breunnings Breeze Wind Farm Willacy 26°27′49″N 97°49′47″W / 26.46361°N 97.82972°W / 26.46361; -97.82972 (Breunnings Breeze Wind Farm) 228 Acciona 2018 [60]
Bull Creek Wind Farm Borden 32°55′47″N 101°35′03″W / 32.92972°N 101.58417°W / 32.92972; -101.58417 (Bull Creek Wind Farm) 180 Mitsubishi 2008
Cactus Flats Hill Wind Farm Webb 31°19′59″N 98°52′48″W / 31.33306°N 98.88000°W / 31.33306; -98.88000 (Cactus Flats Wind Farm) 148.4 Vestas 2018 [61]
Camp Springs Energy Center Scurry 32°43′56″N 100°48′28″W / 32.73222°N 100.80778°W / 32.73222; -100.80778 (Camp Springs Energy Center) 250.5 GE Energy 2008 [59]
Capricorn Ridge Wind Farm Coke, Sterling 31°54′11″N 100°54′04″W / 31.90306°N 100.90111°W / 31.90306; -100.90111 (Capricorn Ridge Wind Farm) 662.5 GE Energy/ Siemens 2008
Chapman Ranch Wind Farm Nueces 27°37′23″N 97°31′46″W / 27.62306°N 97.52944°W / 27.62306; -97.52944 (Chapman Ranch Wind Farm) 236 Acciona 2017
Cedro Hill Wind Farm Webb 27°34′35″N 98°54′18″W / 27.57639°N 98.90500°W / 27.57639; -98.90500 (Cedro Hill Wind Farm) 150 GE Energy 2010 [62]
Colbeck’s Corner Wind Farm Carson, Gray 35°15′15″N 101°11′12″W / 35.25417°N 101.18667°W / 35.25417; -101.18667 (Colbeck's Corner Wind Farm) 200 GE Energy 2016
Desert Sky Wind Farm Pecos 30°54′57″N 102°6′29″W / 30.91583°N 102.10806°W / 30.91583; -102.10806 (Desert Sky Wind Farm) 160.5 GE Energy 2001 [59]
Elbow Creek Wind Project Howard 32°12′57″N 101°25′51″W / 32.21583°N 101.43083°W / 32.21583; -101.43083 (Elbow Creek Wind Project) 121.9 Siemens 2008 [59]
Electra Wind Farm Wilbarger 34°08′48″N 99°29′39″W / 34.14667°N 99.49417°W / 34.14667; -99.49417 (Electra Wind Farm) 230 GE Energy 2016 [63]
Falvez Astra Wind Farm Randall 34°46′36″N 102°03′48″W / 34.77667°N 102.06333°W / 34.77667; -102.06333 (Falvez Astra Wind Farm) 163.2 GE Energy 2017 [64]
Flat Top Wind Farm Mills 31°40′32″N 98°31′04″W / 31.67556°N 98.51778°W / 31.67556; -98.51778 (Flat Top Wind Farm) 200 Vestas 2018 [65]
Goat Mountain Wind Ranch Coke, Sterling 31°57′5″N 100°47′55″W / 31.95139°N 100.79861°W / 31.95139; -100.79861 (Goat Mountain Wind Ranch) 149.6 Mitsubishi 2009 [59]
Goldthwaite Wind Farm Mills 31°24′28″N 98°28′47″W / 31.40778°N 98.47972°W / 31.40778; -98.47972 (Goldthwaite Wind Farm) 148.6 GE Energy 2014 [66]
Grandview Wind Farm Carson 35°20′44″N 101°22′50″W / 35.34556°N 101.38056°W / 35.34556; -101.38056 (Grandview Wind Farm) 211 GE Energy 2014 [67]
Green Pastures Wind Farm (I & II) Baylor, Knox 33°37′42″N 99°24′40″W / 33.62833°N 99.41111°W / 33.62833; -99.41111 (Green Pastures Wind Farm) 300 Acciona 2015 [68]
Gulf Wind Farm Kenedy 27°05′16″N 97°35′22″W / 27.08778°N 97.58944°W / 27.08778; -97.58944 (Gulf Wind Farm) 283 Mitsubishi 2009 [69]
Hackberry Wind Project Shackelford 32°49′27″N 99°16′42″W / 32.82417°N 99.27833°W / 32.82417; -99.27833 (Hackberry Wind Farm) 165 Siemens 2008
Hereford Wind Farm Deaf Smith 34°49′05″N 102°24′34″W / 34.81806°N 102.40944°W / 34.81806; -102.40944 (Hereford Wind Farm) 200 GE Energy/ Vestas 2014 [70]
Hidalgo Wind Farm Hidalgo 26°27′56″N 98°24′40″W / 26.46556°N 98.41111°W / 26.46556; -98.41111 (Hidalgo Wind Farm) 250 Vestas 2016 [71]
Horse Creek Wind Farm Haskell 33°09′36″N 99°45′00″W / 33.16000°N 99.75000°W / 33.16000; -99.75000 (Horse Creek Wind Farm) 230 GE Energy 2016 [72]
Horse Hollow Wind Energy Center Nolan, Taylor 32°11′24″N 100°01′48″W / 32.19000°N 100.03000°W / 32.19000; -100.03000 (Horse Hollow Wind Energy Center) 735.5 GE Energy/ Siemens 2006
Javelina Wind Energy Center Webb, Duval 27°26′24″N 98°54′36″W / 27.44000°N 98.91000°W / 27.44000; -98.91000 (Javelina Wind Energy Center) 748.7 GE Energy 2018 [73]
Jumbo Road Wind Castro 34°49′05″N 102°24′35″W / 34.81806°N 102.40972°W / 34.81806; -102.40972 (Jumbo Road) 300 GE Energy 2015 [74]
Keechi Wind Project Jack 31°31′1″N 95°57′12″W / 31.51694°N 95.95333°W / 31.51694; -95.95333 (Keechi Wind Project) 110 Vestas 2015
King Mountain Wind Farm Upton 31°14′16″N 102°14′16″W / 31.23778°N 102.23778°W / 31.23778; -102.23778 (King Mountain Wind Farm) 278.2 Bonus/ GE Energy 2001
Langford Wind Farm Tom Green, Schleicher, Irion 31°06′15″N 100°39′39″W / 31.10417°N 100.66083°W / 31.10417; -100.66083 (Langford Wind Farm) 150 GE Energy 2009
Live Oak Wind Farm Schleicher 30°53′56″N 100°36′37″W / 30.89889°N 100.61028°W / 30.89889; -100.61028 (Live Oak Wind Farm) 199.5 Gamesa 2018 [75]
Logan's Gap Wind Farm Comanche 31°49′21″N 98°41′26″W / 31.82250°N 98.69056°W / 31.82250; -98.69056 (Logan's Gap Wind Farm) 200 Siemens 2015 [76]
Lone Star Wind Farm Shackelford, Callahan 32°16′22″N 99°27′22″W / 32.27278°N 99.45611°W / 32.27278; -99.45611 (Lone Star Wind Farm) 400 Gamesa 2008
Los Vientos Wind Farm Starr, Willacy 26°22′00″N 98°49′00″W / 26.36667°N 98.81667°W / 26.36667; -98.81667 (Los Vientos Wind Farm) 912 [77]
Magic Valley Wind Farm Willacy 26°24′57″N 97°33′56″W / 26.41583°N 97.56556°W / 26.41583; -97.56556 (Magic Valley Wind Farm) 203 Vestas 2012 [78]
Majestic Wind Farm Carson 35°22′50″N 101°31′41″W / 35.38056°N 101.52806°W / 35.38056; -101.52806 (Majestic Wind Farm) 161.1 Vestas 2012 [79]
Mariah North Wind Farm Parmer 34°31′49″N 102°55′28″W / 34.53028°N 102.92444°W / 34.53028; -102.92444 (Mariah North Wind Farm) 230.4 GE Energy 2016 [80]
McAdoo Wind Farm Dickens 33°45′06″N 100°58′09″W / 33.75167°N 100.96917°W / 33.75167; -100.96917 (McAdoo Wind Farm) 150 GE Energy 2008
Mesquite Creek Wind Borden, Dawson 32°42′00″N 101°44′28″W / 32.70000°N 101.74111°W / 32.70000; -101.74111 (Mesquite Creek Wind Farm) 211 GE Energy 2015 [81]
Miami Wind Energy Center Roberts, Hemphill, Gray, Wheeler 35°39′14″N 100°32′19″W / 35.65389°N 100.53861°W / 35.65389; -100.53861 (Miami Wind Energy Center) 289 GE Energy 2014 [82]
Notrees Windpower Ector, Winkler 31°59′48″N 102°50′22″W / 31.99667°N 102.83944°W / 31.99667; -102.83944 (Notrees Wind Farm) 150 Vestas / GE Energy 2009
Palo Duro Wind Energy Center Hansford, Ochiltree 36°24′51″N 101°02′00″W / 36.41417°N 101.03333°W / 36.41417; -101.03333 (Palo Duro Wind Farm) 250 GE Energy 2014 [83]
Panhandle Wind Farm (I & II) Carson 35°25′39″N 101°15′11″W / 35.42750°N 101.25306°W / 35.42750; -101.25306 (Panhandle Wind Farm) 400 GE/ Siemens 2014
Panther Creek Wind Farm Big Spring 31°59′00″N 101°7′00″W / 31.98333°N 101.11667°W / 31.98333; -101.11667 (Panther Creek Wind Farm) 457.5 GE Energy 2009
Papalote Creek Wind Farm San Patricio 27°58′48″N 97°23′28″W / 27.98000°N 97.39111°W / 27.98000; -97.39111 (Papalote Creek Wind Farm) 380 Siemens / Vestas 2010 [84]
Peñascal Wind Power Project Kenedy 27°6′44″N 97°32′26″W / 27.11222°N 97.54056°W / 27.11222; -97.54056 (Penascal Wind Farm) 605.2 Mitsubishi, Gamesa 2010 [59][85]
Rattlesnake Wind Energy Center Glasscock 31°46′33″N 101°44′27″W / 31.77583°N 101.74083°W / 31.77583; -101.74083 (Rattlesnake Wind Energy Center) 207 GE Energy 2015 [86]
Rattlesnake Wind Farm McCulloch 31°15′08″N 99°31′35″W / 31.25222°N 99.52639°W / 31.25222; -99.52639 (Rattlesnake Wind Farm) 160 Goldwind 2018 [87]
Rocksprings Wind Farm Val Verde 29°46′16″N 100°46′31″W / 29.77111°N 100.77528°W / 29.77111; -100.77528 (Rocksprings Wind Farm) 180 GE Energy 2017 [88]
Roscoe Wind Farm Roscoe 32°15′52″N 100°20′39″W / 32.26444°N 100.34417°W / 32.26444; -100.34417 (Roscoe Wind Farm) 781.5 GE Energy/ Siemens/ Mitsubishi 2009
Route 66 Wind Farm Carson, Armstrong 34°56′14″N 101°26′02″W / 34.93722°N 101.43389°W / 34.93722; -101.43389 (Route 66 Wind Farm) 150 Vestas 2015 [89]
Salt Fork Wind Farm Donley, Gray 35°11′18″N 100°51′14″W / 35.18833°N 100.85389°W / 35.18833; -100.85389 (Salt Fork Wind Farm) 174 Vestas 2016 [90]
Santa Rita Wind Energy Reagan 31°10′53″N 101°19′08″W / 31.18139°N 101.31889°W / 31.18139; -101.31889 (Santa Rita Wind Energy) 300 GE Energy 2018 [91]
Shannon Wind Clay 33°30′13″N 98°22′25″W / 33.50361°N 98.37361°W / 33.50361; -98.37361 (Shannon Wind Farm) 204 GE Energy 2015 [92]
Sherbino Wind Farm Pecos 30°48′40″N 102°21′43″W / 30.81111°N 102.36194°W / 30.81111; -102.36194 (Sherbino Wind Farm) 300 Vestas 2011 [93]
Silver Star Wind Farm Eastland, Erath 32°19′35″N 98°26′3″W / 32.32639°N 98.43417°W / 32.32639; -98.43417 (Silver Star Wind Farm) 60 Clipper 2008
South Plains Wind Farm Floyd 34°11′07″N 101°22′18″W / 34.18528°N 101.37167°W / 34.18528; -101.37167 (South Plains Wind Farm) 500.3 Vestas 2016 [94][95]
Spinning Spur Wind Ranch Oldham, Potter 35°13′37″N 102°12′45″W / 35.22694°N 102.21250°W / 35.22694; -102.21250 (Spinning Spur Wind Project) 516 GE Energy/ Siemens/ Vestas 2015 [96]
Stella Wind Farm Kenedy 26°56′21″N 97°41′25″W / 26.93917°N 97.69028°W / 26.93917; -97.69028 (Electra Wind Farm) 201 Acciona 2018 [97]
Stephens Ranch Wind Farm (I & II) Borden, Lynn 32°55′35″N 101°38′52″W / 32.92639°N 101.64778°W / 32.92639; -101.64778 (Stephens Ranch Wind Farm) 376 GE Energy 2015 [98]
Sweetwater Wind Farm Nolan 32°21′33″N 100°21′20″W / 32.35917°N 100.35556°W / 32.35917; -100.35556 (Sweetwater Wind Farm) 585.3 GE Energy/ Siemens/ Mitsubishi 2007
Tahoka Wind Farm Lynn 33°09′03″N 100°40′45″W / 33.15083°N 100.67917°W / 33.15083; -100.67917 (Tahoka Wind Farm) 300 GE Energy 2018 [99]
Trent Wind Farm Nolan 32°25′19″N 100°12′44″W / 32.42194°N 100.21222°W / 32.42194; -100.21222 (Trent Wind Farm) 150 GE Energy 2001
Trinity Hills Wind Farm Archer, Young 33°23′14″N 98°39′11″W / 33.38722°N 98.65306°W / 33.38722; -98.65306 (Trinity Hills Wind Farm) 225 Clipper 2012 [100]
Turkey Track Energy Center Nolan, Coke, Runnels 32°11′05″N 100°16′20″W / 32.18472°N 100.27222°W / 32.18472; -100.27222 (Turkey Track Energy Center) 170 GE Energy 2008
Wake Wind Farm Crosby 33°50′24″N 101°06′11″W / 33.84000°N 101.10306°W / 33.84000; -101.10306 (Wake Wind Farm) 257.2 GE Energy 2016
Wildorado Wind Ranch Oldham, Potter, Randall 35°18′25″N 102°19′12″W / 35.307°N 102.32°W / 35.307; -102.32 (Wildorado Wind Ranch) 161 Siemens 2007 [59]
Willow Springs Haskell 33°20′35″N 99°38′30″W / 33.34306°N 99.64167°W / 33.34306; -99.64167 (Willow Springs Wind Farm) 250 GE Energy 2017 [101]
Woodward Mountain Wind Ranch Pecos 30°57′16″N 102°25′22″W / 30.95444°N 102.42278°W / 30.95444; -102.42278 (Woodward Mountain Wind Ranch) 159 Vestas 2001

Solar farmsEdit

The following list emphasizes operating solar photovoltaic farms in Texas that are 20 MW or larger.
To update and expand this list, search the Energy Information Administration's plant-level data set by visiting the Electrity Data Browser.

Name Location Coordinates Capacity
(MWAC)
Year
Completed
Refs
Upton Solar 2 Upton County 31°14′31″N 102°17′25″W / 31.241808°N 102.29027°W / 31.241808; -102.29027 (Upton Solar) 180 2018 [102]
Midway Solar Pecos County 30°59′28″N 102°13′17″W / 30.991045°N 102.221373°W / 30.991045; -102.221373 (Midway Solar) 178 2019 [103]
Roserock Solar Pecos County 30°57′37″N 103°18′24″W / 30.960209°N 103.306662°W / 30.960209; -103.306662 (Roserock Solar) 157 2016 [104]
Buckthorn Solar 1 Pecos County 30°34′32″N 102°33′05″W / 30.575520°N 102.551292°W / 30.575520; -102.551292 (Buckthorn Solar) 154 2018 [105]
East Pecos Solar Pecos County 31°00′03″N 102°16′54″W / 31.000883°N 102.281744°W / 31.000883; -102.281744 (East Pecos Solar) 120 2017 [106]
Castle Gap Solar Upton County 31°15′18″N 102°16′19″W / 31.255°N 102.272°W / 31.255; -102.272 (Castle Gap Solar) 116 2017 [107]
Alamo 6 Pecos County 30°59′35″N 102°16′15″W / 30.993056°N 102.270833°W / 30.993056; -102.270833 (Pearl Solar) 110 2017 [108]
Alamo 7 Haskell 33°02′24″N 99°33′09″W / 33.0400°N 99.5525°W / 33.0400; -99.5525 (Alamo 7) 106 2016 [109]
Lamesa Solar Lamesa 32°42′56″N 101°55′35″W / 32.715611°N 101.926522°W / 32.715611; -101.926522 (Lamesa Solar) 102 2017 [110]
Alamo 5 Uvalde 29°13′00″N 99°42′58″W / 29.216667°N 99.716111°W / 29.216667; -99.716111 (Alamo 5) 95 2016 [111]
Pearl Solar Pecos County 30°59′16″N 102°16′06″W / 30.98784°N 102.26831°W / 30.98784; -102.26831 (Pearl Solar) 50 2017 [112]
SolaireHolman Solar Brewster County 30°27′18″N 103°28′29″W / 30.45512°N 103.4747°W / 30.45512; -103.4747 (SolaireHolman Solar) 50 2017 [113]
Alamo 1 San Antonio 29°16′18″N 98°26′41″W / 29.271667°N 98.444722°W / 29.271667; -98.444722 (Alamo 1) 41 2013 [114]
Alamo 4 Brackettville 29°19′44″N 100°23′02″W / 29.328889°N 100.383889°W / 29.328889; -100.383889 (Alamo 4) 39.6 2014 [115]
Webberville Solar Farm Webberville 30°14′18″N 97°30′31″W / 30.238333°N 97.508611°W / 30.238333; -97.508611 (Webberville Solar Farm) 30 2011 [116]
Barilla Solar Pecos County 30°58′N 103°21′W / 30.96°N 103.35°W / 30.96; -103.35 (Barilla Solar) 18 2014 [117]
Blue Wing Solar Project San Antonio 29°18′25″N 98°24′15″W / 29.306944°N 98.404167°W / 29.306944; -98.404167 (Blue Wing Solar Project) 14.4 2010 [118]
CPS3 Somerset Solar Bexar County 29°13′45″N 98°40′09″W / 29.229144°N 98.669167°W / 29.229144; -98.669167 (CPS3 Somerset) 10.6 2012 [119]
El Paso Solar Center El Paso 31°58′42″N 106°25′39″W / 31.978333°N 106.4275°W / 31.978333; -106.4275 (Alamo 3) 10 2014 [120]
Bryan Solar Presidio County 29°36′N 104°18′W / 29.6°N 104.3°W / 29.6; -104.3 (Bryan Solar) 10 2013 [121]
CPS2 Sinkin Solar Bexar County 29°14′42″N 98°25′06″W / 29.245°N 98.418333°W / 29.245; -98.418333 (CPS2 Sinkin) 9.9 2012 [122]
Alamo 3 San Antonio 29°28′45″N 98°17′50″W / 29.479167°N 98.297222°W / 29.479167; -98.297222 (Alamo 3) 5.5 2015 [123]
Alamo 2 San Antonio 29°28′12″N 98°19′55″W / 29.46994°N 98.331944°W / 29.46994; -98.331944 (Alamo 2) 4.4 2013 [124]

Solar ThermalEdit

Name Location Coordinates Capacity Refs

Nuclear plantsEdit

Utility companiesEdit

Other Energy-related companies in TexasEdit

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