St.Leon is a 120.45MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Manitoba, Canada. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in July 2005.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 120.45 120.45 Active Manitoba, Canada AirSource Power; Sequoia Energy


The project was developed by AirSource Power and Sequoia Energy. The project is currently owned by Algonquin Power & Utilities.

The project generates 372,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 40,000 households, offsetting 370,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $241m.

Development Status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in July 2005.

Power Purchase Agreement

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

Contractors Involved

Vestas – Canadian Wind Technology is the O&M contractor for the wind power project. The operation and maintenance contract commenced from 2010, for a period of 20 years.

About Sequoia Energy

Sequoia Energy Inc (Sequoia) operates as a renewable energy company that develops hydroelectric, utility-scale wind, and community scale solar projects. The company’s activities include assessing market opportunities; selecting sites and acquiring the land base for projects; measuring and assessing the quality of renewable resources; conducting preliminary project design. It others activities comprise conducting community, first nations, and stakeholder consultation; obtaining environmental, construction, and operational permits; negotiating power sales agreements; arranging electrical interconnection and transmission; selecting and procuring major equipment; negotiating engineering and construction agreements; and securing project financing. The company operates renewable energy projects in the US and Canada. Sequoia is headquartered in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.


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