Wind Facilities

Kent Hills 1

NB

 

Kent Hills 1

The 96 MW Kent Hills 1 wind facility, in which the Company has an 83% interest, is comprised of 32, 3.0 MW Vestas V90 wind turbines on 80 metre towers, and is located near Moncton, New Brunswick. This facility began commercial operations in December 2008. Natural Forces Technologies Inc., an Atlantic Canadabased wind developer, co-developed this project with TransAlta and exercised its option to purchase up to 17% of the Kent Hills 1 project in May 2009. Generation from this facility is sold under a 25-year PPA with New Brunswick Power that terminates in 2033. Management believes that the estimated annual gross generation from the facility will be approximately 235 GWh. Kent Hills 1 is entitled to receive EcoENERGY payments until 2018.

Facts & Figures

Moncton, New Brunswick
Wind
96
83%
Yes
2008
New Brunswick Power
Yes
2033

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