|Developer:||EDF EN Canada|
|Number of turbines:||40|
|Installed power:||80 MW|
|Total investment:||Approx. $200 million|
Located in the municipality of Saint-Robert-Bellarmin and the MRC du Granit, midway between the towns of Lac-Mégantic and St-Georges, the 80 megawatt (MW) project comprises 40 turbines supplied by Senvion. Saint-Robert-Bellarmin wind farm reached commercial operation in October 2012 and delivers energy to Hydro-Québec Distribution under a 20-year Power Purchase Agreement.
The Liaison Committee was established to facilitate the contribution of the community in the development of the Saint-Robert-Bellarmin Wind Farm while taking into consideration the interests of land users and encouraging the participation of local businesses. The committee is composed of community representatives as the municipalities, MRCs, private landowners, environmental protection agencies, land user groups and CLDs. The objectives of the committee are to:
- Continue effective communication between all stakeholders and the developer;
- Understand issues related to the operation of the wind farm;
- Recommend satisfactory solutions to stakeholders;
- Identify potential opportunities for local business and service.
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