Hand Hills Wind Project

Hand Hills Wind Project

The AUC is considering an application for a wind power project in the Delia area​

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Overview

The AUC has approved an application from BER Hand Hills Wind GP Inc. to amend the previously approved Hand Hills Wind Project, located approximately five kilometres southeast of Delia. 

​​The AUC issued Decision 22843-D04-2020 on December 17, 2020.

The approved amendment application consists of 29 wind turbines with a total capability of 130 megawatts. The amendment application also received approval to alter the equipment in the project substation and to change the construction completion date for the project to December 31, 2022.

The AUC held an oral hearing to consider intervener and applicant submissions through an online webinar on September 17-18, 2020. The online hearing ​considered evidence and information submitted according to the process schedule provided in Exhibit 22843-X0132.

The 29 wind turbines will be located at the following locations and are illustrated on the map below:

SectionsTownshipRangeMeridian
7, 15, 16, 17, 18, 22, 30, 313016W4M
1, 12, 13, 21, 22, 23, 24, 283017W4M

22843.png ​The Commission issued a notice of application amendment on May 14, 2020. The Commission granted standing to all parties on July 3, 2020.

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Proceeding 22843                  Register

Application status: completed​

 Hearing: September 17-18​, 2020​

Location: Online webinar​
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Decision expected: Fall 2020​

 

AUC contact: Taylor McCusker
 403-592-4370 or taylor.mccusker@auc.ab.ca

 

 BER Hand Hills Wind GP Inc. contact: Isabelle Deguise ​778-887-8351 or isabelle@bluearth.ca​​

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