Wind Projects

Above, the 300MW Blackspring Ridge project in Vulcan Country, which began operating in 2014

Wind Projects, Construction Pending!

Developer: ENEL Green Power North America Inc.

Riverview Wind Project
Proposed Capacity: 115MW
Associated SAAEP Community:   MD of Pincher Creek

Castle Rock Ridge Expansion Project
Capacity: 30.6MW
Associated SAAEP Community:  MD of Pincher Creek


Wind Projects, In Development

Developer: Enmax

Zephyr Wind Project
Proposed Capacity: 200MW
Nearest SAAEP Community:  MD of Taber

Developer: Greengate Power/Potentia Renewables

Stirling Wind Project
Proposed Capacity: 113MW
Nearest SAAEP Community:  Village of Stirling

Developer: Enercon

Welsch Wind Project
Proposed Capacity: 69MW
Nearest SAAEP Community:  MD of Pincher Creek

Developer: Renewable Energy Services Ltd.

McLaughlin Wind Project
Proposed Capacity: 47MW
Nearest SAAEP Community:  MD of Pincher Creek

Developer: Alberta Wind Energy Corp/ Boralex

Windy Point Wind Project
Proposed Capacity: 62MW
Nearest SAAEP Community:  MD of Pincher Creek

Old Elm & Pothole Creek Wind Project
Proposed Capacity: 60MW
Nearest SAAEP Community:  Magrath

Developer: NextEra Energy Canada

Heritage Wind Project
Proposed Capacity: 219MW
Nearest SAAEP Community:  MD of Pincher Creek

Developer: Acciona

Glenwood Wind Project
Proposed Capacity: 119.7MW
Nearest SAAEP Community:  Glenwood

Developer: TransAlta

Cowley Ridge Repowering Project
Proposed Capacity: 21MW
Nearest SAAEP Community: Village of Cowley

 



Wind Projects, Operational

Developer: EDF-EN

Blacksprings Ridge Wind Project
(50% ownership with Enbridge)
Capacity: 300MW
Turbine: Vestas
Nearest SAAEP Community: Carmangay

Developer: Acciona

Chin Chute Wind Project
Owner: Enbridge/ Suncor partnership
Capacity: 30MW
Turbine: GE
Nearest SAAEP Community:  Village of Barnwell

Magrath Wind Project
Owner: Enbridge/ Suncor partnership
Capacity: 30MW
Turbine: GE
Nearest SAAEP Community:  Magrath

Developer/Owner: Transalta Renewables

TransAlta Self-guided Wind Tour (map and audio)

Summerview 1
Capacity: 70MW
Turbine: Vestas

Summerview 2
Capacity:66MW
Turbine: Vestas

Sinnot
Capacity: 7MW
Turbine: Nordex

Nearest SAAEP Community:  MD of Pincher Creek

Castle River
Capacity: 44MW
Turbine: Vestas
Nearest SAAEP Community:  MD of Pincher Creek/ Cardston County

Cowley North
Capacity: 20MW
Turbine: Nordex
Nearest SAAEP Community: Village of Cowley

Blue Trail
Capacity: 66MW
Turbine: Vestas

Ardenville
Capacity: 69MW
Turbine: Vestas

Soderglen
(50% ownership with Nexen)
Capacity: 71MW
Turbine: GE

McBride Lake
(50% ownership with Enmax)
Capacity: 75MW
Turbine: Vestas

MacLeod Flats
Capacity: 3MW
Turbine: Vestas

Nearest SAAEP Community:  Town of Fort MacLeod

Developer: Alberta Wind Energy Corp.

Old Man 1 Wind Project
Capacity: 3.6MW
Turbine: Vestas

Owner: IKEA Group

Old Man 2 Wind Project
Capacity: 46MW
Turbine: Siemens

Nearest SAAEP Community:  MD of Pincher Creek

Developer: Enel Green Power

Castle Rock Ridge Wind Project Phase 1
Capacity: 76MW
Turbine: Enercon
Nearest SAAEP Community:  MD of Pincher Creek

Owner: Enmax

Kettles Hill Wind Project
Capacity: 63MW
Turbine: Vestas
Nearest SAAEP Community:  MD of Pincher Creek

Taber Wind Project
Capacity: 81MW
Turbine: Enercon
Nearest SAAEP Community:  MD of Taber

McBride Lake Wind Farm
Capacity: 75MW
Turbine: Vestas
Nearest SAAEP Community:  Town of Fort MacLeod

decommissioning Cowley

Decommissioning of the historic Cowley Ridge wind-farm, April 2016