TransAlta operates two additional wind farms in the U.S. including the 50 MW Lakeswind Project in Minnesota, and the 144 MW Wyoming Wind Project in Wyoming.
The Project will have a nameplate capacity of 90 MW and will consist of 25 x GE3.6-137 turbines.
In October 2018, TransAlta announced a 15-year power purchase agreement with Microsoft which increased their energy portfolio to 1.2 gigawatts.
At a Glance
- Location: Hector Township, 7 miles west of Westfield, PA
- Technology: 25 wind turbines – 19 each on 131-metre towers and 6 each on 110-metre towers
Facts & Figures
- Location: Westfield, PA,
- Fuel: Wind
- Capacity (MW): 90
- Ownership: 100%
- First on-stream: Q3-Q4 2019
- Revenue Source: LTC
- Contract Expiry: 2034