Leading energy company E.ON has signed an Virtual Power Purchase agreement with Honda for offtake from E.ON’s Boiling Springs Wind Farm.
Details are provided below:
- The deal between E.ON & Honda is a largest-ever renewable energy purchase by the automotive industry
- As per VPPA Honda has contracted for 120 megawatts (MW) of the power and renewable attributes from the 150 MW Boiling Springs Wind Farm.
- This is E.ON’s first wind farm in the state of Oklahoma.
- “Our agreement with Honda to help power its North American manufacturing facilities is another example of E.ON working closely with customers to find innovative solutions to bring more 100% clean, renewable power to the grid,” said Silvia Ortin, E.ON Chief Operating Officer North America. “We’re excited to enhance the value of our Boiling Springs Wind Farm through this agreement, the first project of what we hope will be many in Oklahoma and the Southwest Power Pool, a highly attractive market for C&I customers. We are proud to help our partners meet their sustainability goals by building best-in-class projects that create jobs and sustain local economies across America.”