Denver-based wind power company NACEL Energy Corp. completed major environmental assessment work at its Blue Creek wind-power project in Moore County and received Federal Aviation Administration permits covering the placement of 27 turbines there.

In addition to environmental and permitting work, NACEL Energy has completed significant preconstruction work for the Blue Creek project, including turbine and electrical collection engineering as part of the company’s project interconnection plan submitted to Southwestern Public Service.

Important milestones remain to be undertaken and completed prior to project commissioning and operations at Blue Creek. NACEL Energy has started work in Leila Lakes, Hedley Pointe, Swisher, Channing Flats and Blue Creek, all located in the Texas Panhandle.