Wind Power Plants in Canada - Quebec
Baie-des-Sables
Location: QC
Owner: Cartier Wind Wnergy
Configuration: 73 X 1.5-MW
Operation: 2006
WTG supplier: GE Wind
EPC: EBC Inc
Quick facts: This WPP is in Baie-des-Sables and Metis-sur-Mer. Cartier developed the wind farm jointly with Innergex and TransCanada. The project commissioned to schedue in Nov 2006 and has a long-term PPA with Hydro-Quebec.

Photograph courtesy of Innergex
Posted 7 Sep 2016

Cap-Chat (Project Eole)
Location: QC
Operator: Benvest Capital
Configuration: 1 X 3.8 MW Darrieus
Operation: 1984 (ret)
WTG supplier: Vickers, CGE
Quick facts: This was the world's larget Darrieus, vertical axis wind turbine. The 110m machine was built by Hydro-Quebec and the provincial government for C$110mn.

Photograph courtesy of wikimedia
Posted 4 Sep 2006

Cap-Chat/Matane
Location: QC
Operator: Energie Le Nordais
Configuration: 133 X 750 kW NM44
Operation: 1999
WTG supplier: Micon
Quick facts: Two plants on the Gaspe Peninsula comprised the country's first full-scale commercial wind development and the complex was the largest in Canada for some years. A principal owner is the Canadian construction company Axor.

Photograph courtesy of NEG Micon
Posted 4 Sep 2002

Carleton
Location: QC
Owner: Cartier Wind Energy
Configuration: 73 X 1.5-MW
Operation: 2006
WTG supplier: GE Wind
EPC: Borea Construction
Quick facts: Carleton wind farm is in Carleton-sur-Mer, which is part of the Regional County Municipality of Bonaventure. It is jointly-owned with Inntergex. Construction began in Oct 2007 and completed in Nov 2008. Innergex refinanced its ownership portion in Jun 2013.

Photograph courtesy of Innergex
Posted 7 Sep 2016

Gros-Morne
Location: QC
Owner: Cartier Wind Energy
Configuration: 141 X 1.5-MW
Operation: 2011-2012
WTG supplier: GE Wind
EPC: EBC Inc, TCI
Quick facts:This WPP is in the municipalities of Saint-Maxime-du-Mont-Louis and Sainte-Madeleine-de-la-Riviere-Madeleine. Annual production is expected to be about 650 GWh. Phase I was commissioned on 29 Nov 2011, and Phase II was commissioned on 6 Nov 2012. The project has a 21yr PPA with Hydo-Quebec.

Photograph courtesy of Innergex
Posted 7 Sep 2016

Montagne Seche
Location: QC
Owner: Cartier Wind Energy
Configuration: 39 X 1.5-MW
Operation: 2011
WTG supplier: GE Wind
EPC: TCI
Quick facts:This WPP is in Cloridorme wen commercial on 25 Nov 2011. The project has a 20yr PPA with Hydo-Quebec.

Photograph courtesy of Innergex
Posted 7 Sep 2016

New Richmond
Location: QC
Operator: TransAlta Wind
Configuration: 33 X 2 MW E82
Operation: 2013
WTG supplier: Enercon
Quick facts: New Richmond is in the municipalities of New Richmond, St Alphonse and Caplan in the RMC of Bonaventure in the Gaspé. The EIS was submitted to the Ministry of Sustainable Development, Environment and Parks (MDDEP) in Mar 2009. In 2010, changes were proposed to the project configuration and the height of the WTGs, increasing them from 85m to 98m. Site clearing began in Apr 2011.

Photograph courtesy of TransAlta
Posted 23 Mar 2013

Roncevaux
Location: QC
Owner: Invenergy
Configuration: 34 X 2.2-MW 2.2-107
Operation: 2016
WTG supplier: GE Wind
EPC: Construction Energie Renouvelable
Quick facts:
This WPP is in the Gaspesie Iles-de-la-Madeleine region in the MRC d’Avignon, 500km north-east of Quebec City. It was developed by a partnership of Invenergy, the Regie intermunicipale de l’energie Gaspesie-Iles-de-la-Madeleine and Energie Eolienne Bas-Saint-Laurent SENC. The project has a 25yr PPA with Hydro-Quebec Distribution.

Photograph courtesy of Invenergy
Posted 14 Jun 2017

Viger-Denonville Seche
Location: QC
Owner: Innergex
Configuration: 12 X 2.05-MW MM92
Operation: 2013
WTG supplier: Repower
EPC: Borea
Quick facts: The Viger-Denonville community wind farm project is in the municipalities of Saint-Paul-de-la-Croix and Saint-Epiphane.

Photograph courtesy of Innergex
Posted 7 Sep 2016

Abbreviations

Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 14-Jun-2017

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