To make the project a reality, Caithness Shepherds Flat Wind Farms leveraged the talents and expertise of world-class partners in the energy, technology and financial services sectors.

Private sector partners include:

Caithness Energy is a pioneer in the development, acquisition, operation, and management of renewable energy and other clean projects in the United States. Other Caithness projects have included wind, solar, geothermal, and advanced technology combined cycle generation, which utilizes clean domestic natural gas. For more information, visit


GE Energy Financial Services – GE’s energy investing business works as a builder, not just a banker, to help meet the world’s power and fuel needs. We offer more than money – expertise – for essential, long-lived and capital-intensive power, oil, and gas infrastructure – GE’s core business. Drawing on GE’s energy technical know-how, financial strength, and risk management, we see value where others don’t and take on our customers’ toughest challenges with flexible equity and debt transaction structures. Based in Stamford, Connecticut, GE Energy Financial Services holds approximately $18 billion in assets.

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Based in Overland Park, Kansas, Tyr Energy, Inc. is wholly-owned by ITOCHU Corp. and ITOCHU International Inc. Tyr Energy represents the North American cornerstone of the ITOCHU global Independent Power Projects (IPP’s) strategy. The company and its affiliates own equity interests in 12 IPP’s located in Alabama, Colorado, Georgia, Idaho, Minnesota, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas, Virginia, and Wisconsin, with total gross capacity of over 7,000 MW. For more information, visit


Sumitomo Corporation of America is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sumitomo Corporation, a Japanese integrated trading and investment enterprise engaged in multifaceted business activities with consolidated assets of $87.8 billion. For more information, please visit


Google is a global technology leader focused on improving the ways people connect with information. Google’s innovations in web search and advertising have made its website a top internet property and its brand one of the most recognized in the world. For more information about Google's green initiatives, visit