Policy status:Planned
Date Effective:2004
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives
Policy Target:
Agency:Government of Manitoba
Description:AirSource Power will invest $187 million to develop Manitobas first wind farm near St. Leon, Manitoba creating a new clean energy source and harvesting new economic opportunities for Manitoba. The 99-megawatt(MW) project will make 63 wind turbines generators over two phases and will serve approximately 35,000 homes. AirSource Power will sell wind-generated power to Manitoba Hydro - a provincially owned corporation) as part of a 25-year agreement, provinding the Crown corporation with an additional clean energy source to augment hydroelectric power.

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