Grand Bend Wind Farm is a 99.32MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Ontario, Canada. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in April 2016. Buy the profile here.

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Description

The project was developed by Northland Power. Northland Power, Aamjiwnaang First Nation and Bkejwanong First Nation are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 50%, 25% and 25% respectively.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 30,000 households.

The project has 99.5m high towers.

Development status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in April 2016.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Ontario Power Authority under a power purchase agreement for a period of 20 years.

Contractors involved

Amec Black & McDonald, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy and Wood Canada were selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the wind power project.

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 40 units of SWT-3.2-113 turbines, each with 2.483MW nameplate capacity.

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy is the O&M contractor for the wind power project for a period of 10 years.

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About Northland Power

Northland Power Inc (Northland Power) is an independent power producer. It develops, finances, builds, owns, and operates power infrastructure assets. The company generates energy using renewable sources such as natural gas, biomass, wind, solar sources, and in simple and combined- cycle gas turbine and cogeneration modes. Through partnerships with indigenous partners, independent companies and municipalities, Northland Power develops and operates power-generation facilities. It has an operational presence in Latin America, Asia, North America and Europe. The company has offices in Houston, Amsterdam, London, Mexico City, Hamburg, Seoul, and Taipei. Northland Power is headquartered in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.