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  • 1. April 24, 2012 www.iwea.ca
  • 2. Global Wind power Capacity Top 10 wind power countries (February 2011)Country and Wind power capacity (MW)China 44,733USA 40,180Germany 27,215Spain 20,676India 13,066Italy 5,797France 5,660UK 5,204Canada (5,403) 4,008Denmark 3,734
  • 3. Global Leaders 20111. Vestas 12.9%2. Goldwind 8.8%3. Enercon-7.6%4. Suzlon Group – 7.6%5. Siemens-7.6%6. GE Wind – 7.4%7. Sinovel – 7.2%8. United Power – 7%9. Gamesa – 6.4%10. Mingyang 2.9%
  • 4. Alberta Wind Sector Overview 1993 Cowley Ridge 2006 AESO cap - 900 MW 2007 cap lifted - interconnection / transmission study completed 2012 891 MW wind energy installed Alberta – 5 year projection- 1,600 MW AESO LT 2020 = 2,500 MW Canada –3,000 MW -2012.  2010 - wind projects - $1.7 billion
  • 5. Economic Impact Birthplace of Wind in Canada First = Cowley Ridge (Canadian Hydro) 1993 + $10 M into local economy 3 offices constructed 50 FT jobs $2.6 M annual payroll $900,000 in municipal taxes Lease payments to landowners of $3,000 / MW per turbine (CanWEA: 2006 – 1996-2006 figures)
  • 6. 2011 and 2012 activityWild Steer Butte Wind Farm – Shell - 775 MWBlack Spring Ridge – Greengate - 300 MWENEL – Castle Rock Wind Farm – 77 MWCapital Power – Halkirk Wind Farm – 150 MW
  • 7. Projections4,351 MW wind in queue – AESO1,100 MW by Q4 2012 - AESO5-8 Years Transmission ProjectsSATR – 2,700 MW windHanna – 500 MW of wind
  • 8. Alberta Electric System Operator
  • 9. Where do the parts come from?Canadian Content:  Hitachi - Saskatoon- Towers  General Electric - Gaspe region – Blades  Concrete - local providers - Foundation  Varsteel Steel - Lethbridge – FoundationAmerican Content  Vestas Blades / Nacelles - ColoradoInternational Content  Enercon-Blades and Nacelles – Germany  Siemens – Blades and Nacelles- Germany  Acciona- Blades and Nacelles - Spain
  • 10. $6.6 MillionSix year payback!
  • 11. Thank You!Kris Hodgson, Wind Energy Community Liaison Phone: (403) 320.3202 ext. 5489 E-mail: kris.hodgson@lethbridgecollege.ca Website: www.iwea.ca