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Google has agreed to purchase the entire output of a 240-megawatt wind farm in Texas, marking its largest renewable-power buyout. Google will acquire the electricity from the Happy Hereford wind farm, which is outside of Amarillo, from developer Chermac Energy Corp. on its completion in late 2014, according to a Tuesday statement on its blog. Power will feed into the Southwest Power Pool regional grid and thence Google’s data center in Mayes County, Oklahoma. Details of the contract and financials were not disclosed.