Summerview 2

Summerview 2 TransAlta’s 66-megawatt Summerview 2 Wind Facility in southern Alberta began commercial operation on Feb. 23, 2010. The Summerview expansion is located adjacent to the Summerview 1 Wind Facility. The Summerview site now has a total installed...

Summerview

Summerview The Summerview wind facility began with the commissioning of one of the largest wind turbines in Western Canada at that time. It produced 1.8 megawatts of power and was commissioned in January of 2002. The first phase of this project was completed in 2004....

Soderglen

Soderglen The Soderglen facility, located 20 kilometres southwest of Fort Macleod in southern Alberta, became commercially operational in September 2006. The Soderglen facility consists of 47 turbines, each producing 1.5 megawatts of power, for a total capacity of...

Sinnott

Sinnott The Sinnott wind facility in southern Alberta includes five turbines, each producing 1.3 megawatts of power and is situated directly west of Pincher Station. The turbines are mounted on 46 metre towers and operate in wind speeds of up to 100 kilometres per...

McBride Lake

McBride Lake McBride Lake wind facility is a joint venture between ENMAX, through its wholly-owned subsidiary ENMAX Generation Portfolio Inc., and TransAlta. ENMAX and TransAlta are equal partners in the wind facility, located eight kilometres south of Fort Macleod at...

Macleod Flats

Macleod Flats The Macleod Flats wind facility consists of a single Vestas V90 3 MW turbine which was one of the first 3 MW turbines installed in North America. It was commissioned in 2004 and later purchased by TransAlta in 2009. The turbine is clearly visible from...