Boralex commissions 24-MW Frampton wind project in Quebec

Boralex Inc. (TSX: BLX) announced Dec. 15 the commercial commissioning of the 24-MW Frampton wind project, located in Beauce, Canada.

Boralex President and Chief Executive Officer Patrick Lemaire pointed out that “having acquired this project under development, the exceptional cooperation of the Frampton municipality and support of the local community were key to its completion on budget and on schedule.”

Located on private land, the project consists of 12 Enercon E-82 wind turbines and is covered by a 20-year contract with Hydro-Québec. Boralex owns 66.7% of this project in partnership with the Municipality of Frampton (33.3%).

Boralex develops, builds and operates renewable energy power facilities in Canada, France and the United States.

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