• Canadian Solar and Sky Power have entered into a third engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) agreement for a 10.5MW solar park in Thunder Bay, Ontario. This EPC agreement is in addition to two previous EPC agreements entered into by the companies in December 2010, the first consisting of a 10.5MW solar park in Napanee and the second consisting of an 8.5MW solar park located on Thunder Bay International Airport Authority land. The construction of all three projects is expected to be completed by third quarter 2011. Together, the projects are expected to generate approximately 28 million kWh in their first full year of operation and almost 600million kWh total over the next 20 years.
  • Greengate Power has received provincial approval for the construction of its 300MW Blackspring Ridge 1 project in Vulcun County, which will be the largest wind farm in Canada. Construction of the wind farm is targeted for 2012, and it is expected to be in service in 2013.
  • Innergex Renewable Energy has purchased Cloudworks Energy in a $187.5m deal. Cloudworks’ portfolio includes 75MW of operating hydro facilities and 76 MW currently under development, all with 40‐year power purchase agreements with BC Hydro, as well as 800MW of prospective projects.