The Big Level Wind Project is located on approximately 6,900 acres of privately owned land in Hector Township, near the Town of Westfield, Pennsylvania. The Project was acquired by TransAlta in February 2018 with construction beginning in February 2018.
The Project reached Commercial Operations on December 19, 2019.
The Project has a nameplate capacity of 90 MW and will consist of 25 x GE 3.6-137 turbines.
TransAlta owns three additional wind farms in the U.S. including the 50 MW Lakeswind Project in Minnesota, the 144 MW Wyoming Wind Project in Wyoming and the 28.8 MW Antrim Wind Project in New Hampshire.
At a Glance
- Location: Hector Township, 7 miles west of Westfield, PA
- Technology: 25 wind turbines – utilizing a mix of 131-metre and 110-metre towers
Facts & Figures
- Location: Westfield, PA
- Fuel: Wind
- Capacity (MW): 90
- Ownership: 100%
- Operator: Yes
- First on-stream: December 2019
- Revenue Source: LTC
- Builder: Yes
- Contract Expiry: 2034