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Niagara Region Wind Farm

Boralex announced, on January 18, 2017, the acquisition of the 230 MW Niagara Region Winf Farm located in the Regional Municipality of Niagara in Ontario, Canada. The wind farm, including 77 Enercon turbines, is coverded by a 20-year power purchase agreement with the Ontario's Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO). 

On June 8, 2015, Boralex signed a conditional buy/sell option for a 25% economic interest in the project in which Enercon was the majority owner. Boralex was involved in the development and construction which began in June 2015.

 

Wind
In operation

Contact

Niagara Region Wind Farm
2659 Industrial park road
Smithville, Ontario  L0R 2A0
Canada

1.844.363.6491

info@nrwf.ca

POWER 230 MW
Turbines 77 turbines Enercon E-101
Rotor diameter 101 m
Blades length 48.6 m
Commissionning November 2, 2016
Equivalence in homes supplied with electricity annually 76,000

¹ International Energy Agency (IEA) 2013

Location

The Project is located within the Townships of West Lincoln, Wainfleet, Town of Lincoln in the Niagara Region and Haldimand County in Southern Ontario.

Documentation

FINAL REA REPORTS

Project Description Report

Design and Operations Report

Decommissionning Plan Report

Wind Turbines Specifications Report

Natural Heritage Assesment and Environmental Impact Study

Water Body Reports

Consultation Reports

Archaeology Reports

Cultural Heritage Reports

Project Summary Report

 

PRESS RELEASES

Additional Information

COMMUNITY LIAISON COMMITTEE DOCUMENTS

PUBLIC MEETINGS

  • July 26, 2011 - Community Meeting in Smithville: The Niagara Region Wind Corporation hosted a community meeting to introduce the project and the project team. The display panels from the meeting are available here.
  • September 13-15, 2011 - Official Public Meeting: The Niagara Region Wind Farm held six public meetings September 13 through 15, 2011 in the following municipalities: Lincoln, Grimsby, Pelham, Wainfleet, West Lincoln and Haldimand County. The display boards are available here.
  • September 20, 2012: The display boards are available here.
  • February 1, 2013: The display boards are available here.
  • February 5, 2013: Draft Site Plan Overview, Draft Site Plan Overview with Receptors
  • November 26, 2015 - Meeting with Mountainview Niagara Escarpment Community Association (MNECA): The presentation slides are available here

NEWSLETTER

December 2015