Wind energy projects completed in Calgary

TransCanada Corp. (NYSE: TRP) completed the Montagne Sèche and Phase 1 of the Gros-Morne wind farms in Calgary. The combined generating capacity of the farms is 159 MW.

The two projects are part of the planned five-phase, 590 MW Cartier Wind Energy Project. The power produced will be sold to Hydro-Quebec under a 20-year power purchase agreement. TransCanada Corp. owns a 62 percent interest in the project and Innergex Renewable Energy Inc. owns a 38 percent share.

Phase 2 of the Gros-Morne-Sainte-Madeleine wind farm, also the final phase of the Cartier project, is expected to bring an additional 111 MW online by December 2012.

Read more wind energy news

Did You Like this Article? Get All the Energy Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to an email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now

Whitepapers

Maximizing Operational Excellence

In a recent survey conducted by PennEnergy Research, 70% of surveyed energy industry professional...

Leveraging the Power of Information in the Energy Industry

Information Governance is about more than compliance. It’s about using your information to drive ...

Reduce Engineering Project Complexity

Engineering document management presents unique and complex challenges. A solution based in Enter...

Revolutionizing Asset Management in the Electric Power Industry

With the arrival of the Industrial Internet of Things, data is growing and becoming more accessib...