Oldman 2

Jeffreys Bay

Droogfontein

De Aar

Cuel

Knockaneden

Carrickeeny

Noupoort

Shady Oaks

Developed & constructed by:
Mainstream Renewable Power
Operated by:
Mainstream Renewable Power
Location:
Alberta, Canada
Technology:
Onshore Wind
Technology supplier:
Siemens (20 x2.3MW)
Capacity:
46 MW
Project owners:
IKEA
Commercial operation date:
Quarter 3, 2014

Oldman 2

The Oldman 2 wind farm is located in Alberta, Canada.  The wind farm is Mainstream’s first project in Canada.  Construction started on the wind farm on 23 September 2013 and it reached commercial operation date on 5 September 2014.  

At the point of generating electricity, IKEA purchased the plant.  As part of the agreement with IKEA, Mainstream provide O&M for the lifetime of the wind farms. 

The wind farm has a capacity factor of 40.9% and some 107,120,000 kg of Co2 is avoided each year.