May 14the commenced the 30 days comment period (ending June 13th) on the massive 270MW South Kent Wind Project proposed by the Samsung Renewable Energy Inc. and Pattern Energy.
This posting is for a proposed Renewable Energy Approval (REA) by South Kent Wind LP (Samsung Renewable Energy Inc. and Pattern Energy) for the South Kent Wind Project, proposed to be located in the Municipality of Chatham-Kent, Ontario. This proposed facility consists of 124 wind turbines, two transformer substations, transmission lines, access roads and ancillary equipment. The total expected generation capacity is 270 megawatts (MW).
Graphic from windfarmrealities.org
The proposed facility is considered to be a Class 4 Wind Facility under Ontario Regulation 359/09 (O. Reg. 359/09) Renewable Energy Approvals under Part V.0.1 of the Environmental Protection Act. Applications for Renewable Energy Approvals are required to be submitted in accordance with O. Reg. 359/09 for consideration for approval...