Mont Sainte-Marguerite

 

Location Chaudière-Appalaches region Region, Québec
Power Purchaser Hydro-Québec
Turbine Manufacturer Siemens
Turbine Size 3.2 MW
Number of Turbines 46
Project Capacity 147 MW
Revenue PPA
Contract Tenor 2042
Target Commercial Operation Q4 2017

Mont Sainte-Marguerite Wind is a 147 MW project located approximately 50 kilometers south of Québec City, in the Chaudière-Appalaches region of Québec.

The project will consist of 46 Siemens innovative 3.2 MW direct drive wind turbines. Components for the turbines will be sourced from Québec and leverage the highly-skilled labor force and manufacturing facilities in the province.

Mont Sainte-Marguerite Wind project began construction in the first quarter of 2017 and is expected to commence commercial operations in the fourth quarter of 2017. Construction is being performed by Borea Construction, under the supervision of both Pattern Development’s construction management team and RES Canada.

The project has a 25-year power purchase agreement with Hydro-Québec.