Northland Power Income Fund has been awarded a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) to build and operate a 24 MW wind farm in Frampton, Quebec.
The contract was awarded by Hydro-Quebec under the province's request for community and First Nations wind proposals. Northland has partnered with the municipality of Frampton, which has a 33% interest in the project. Northland expects the Frampton wind farm to start commercial operations in 2015.
The company's development pipeline totals 3,300 MW, of which 683 MW have power contracts, including 446 MW under construction.
SOURCE: Northland Power Income Fund