Greenwich Windfarm (98.9 MW) - District of Thunder Bay

Commercial Operation on October 14, 2011

Greenwich Windfarm is a 98.9 MW wind farm developed by Enbridge Inc. on over 10,000 acres of land in the District of Thunder Bay near the Township of Dorion.

The 34.5 kilovolt (kV) connection system is connected to the wind turbines at the substation. The 34.5/230 kV substation was built to step-up the generation to 230 kV for connection to the Hydro One 230 kV circuits M23L and M24L and feeds into the Ontario electricity market administered by the Independent Electricity System Operator.

It is estimated this wind farm is capable of generating over 275,000 megawatt-hours of renewable energy per year.

Location: Thunder Bay District, Ontario
Nameplate Capacity: 98.9 MW
OPA Contracted Capacity: 98.9 MW
Developer: Enbridge Inc.
Technology: Wind
Turbines: Siemens
Commercial Operation Date: October 14, 2011

 

Links:

Enbridge Inc.
http://www.enbridge.com

http://www.enbridge.com/DeliveringEnergy/RenewableEnergy.aspx

Project Contacts:

Ontario Power Authority

Media and Public Relations
T. 416-969-6307 or
1-800-797-9604

Enbridge Inc.

Ian MacRobbie
General Manager – Green Energy, Power Operations
(519) 394-2440 Extn 1