TransAlta Secures 100 MW PPA for Garden Plain Offtake

TransAlta Corp., a company that owns, operates and develops electrical power generation assets, has entered into a long-term power purchase agreement (PPA) with Pembina Pipeline Corp., a transportation and midstream service provider, for the offtake of 100 MW from its proposed … Read More

TransAlta Renewables Acquires Three Canadian, U.S. Wind Projects

TransAlta Renewables Inc., a publicly traded renewable independent power producer, has entered into definitive agreements for the acquisition of three assets from TransAlta Corp. “We are pleased to announce our acquisition of Windrise and economic interests in the Skookumchuck wind … Read More

Southern Power’s Skookumchuck Wind Facility Now Operational

Southern Power, a U.S. wholesale energy provider and subsidiary of Southern Co., says the 136 MW Skookumchuck Wind Facility in Lewis and Thurston Counties, Wash., is now operational. The project, Southern Power’s 12th wind facility, is the company’s first wind … Read More

TransAlta Renewables’ WindCharger Reaches Commercial Operation

TransAlta Renewables Inc., a publicly traded renewable independent power producer, says its 10 MW WindCharger battery storage project has reached commercial operation.  WindCharger is Alberta’s first utility-scale, lithium-ion energy storage project and utilizes Tesla Megapack technology. It has a nameplate … Read More