Fast Facts

Location: Peace Region, British Columbia
179 MW wind energy facility with 61 GE wind turbines
25-year power purchase agreement with BC Hydro
Clean energy production equal to the needs of 54,000 British Columbian homes
An average of 150 workers on site during construction, 275 workers on site during peak activity
9 full-time jobs, in addition to the use of local subcontractors
Less than 134 hectares of land are affected by operations
 

Project Timeline

Project Description Report posted to public. August 2013
Submission of EA application for screening October 2013
Application available for public review October 2013
Public information sessions December 2013
Start of construction October 2014
Start of commercial operation January 2017
Meikle Wind map