Meikle is an 183.5MW onshore wind power project. It is located in British Columbia, Canada. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in January 2017.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 183.5 183.5 Active British Columbia, Canada Finavera Wind Energy; Pattern Energy Group


The project was developed by Finavera Wind Energy and Pattern Energy Group. The project is currently owned by Pattern Energy Group with a stake of 51%.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 54,000 households, offsetting 627,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $293.795m.

The Meikle (Meikle IA), has 100m high towers.

The Meikle (Meikle IB), has 110m high towers.

Development Status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in January 2017.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to BC Hydro under a power purchase agreement for a period of 25 years.

Contractors Involved

Borea Construction was selected to render EPC services for the wind power project.

Meikle (Meikle IA) is equipped with GE Renewable Energy 3.2-103 turbines. The phase consists of 35 turbines with 3.2MW nameplate capacity.

Meikle (Meikle IB) is equipped with GE Renewable Energy 2.75-120 turbines. The phase consists of 26 turbines with 2.75MW nameplate capacity.

GE Renewable Energy is the O&M contractor for the wind power project.

About Pattern Energy Group

Pattern Energy Group Inc (Pattern Energy), is an independent renewable energy company. The company develops, operates and owns an interest in renewable energy projects. It develops wind and solar energy and sells electricity to customers under public service agreements (PSAs) and other local markets. It owns an interest in various renewable energy power projects such as Amazon Wind, Grady, Hatchet Ridge, Kanagi Solar, Post Rock and Belle River among others; and in an upstream development platform. The company also owns an interest in Pattern Development, which engages in the development of projects in the US, Canada, Mexico and Japan. Pattern Energy is headquartered in San Francisco, California, the US.


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