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Thames River

Thames River is a 90 MW wind project developed in two phases in the Chatham-Kent region (ON, Canada). Phase 1 is composed of 4 wind sites (Bisnett Line, Front Line, Marsh Line and Swanton Line) totaling a 10 MW installed capacity. It was commissioned in 2009. Phase 2 is composed of 5 wind sites (Gracey, Naylor, North Malden, Richardson and South Side) totaling a 10 MW installed capacity. It was commissioned in 2010.

Both phases of the Thames River site are covered by a 20-year power purchase agreement with Ontario Power Authority.

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POWER 90 MW
Rotor speed 6 to 19.5/rpm
Rotor diameter 82 m
Nacelle height 78 m
Blades length 41 m
Weight per turbine 240 t
Equivalence in homes supplied with electricity annually 14,475 homes
Equivalence in tons of CO2 avoided annually 40,564 tons of CO2

¹ International Energy Agency (IEA) 2013