Tour a Wind Facility
Wind and other renewable energy resources will play an important role in securing our energy future.
To learn more, you’ll find lots of resources online and here, we have assembled some of our favourite links and listed some FAQs (see Related Pages to the right).
But, if you are visiting or live in southern Alberta, the best way to learn about wind energy is to pack a picnic and set out on a self-guided tour of some of our facilities around Pincher Creek. Make a day out of it as you follow along some picturesque backroads learning about wind energy. You’ll quickly see why this narrated, self-guided tour has been downloaded more than 100,000 times.
You’ll learn how wind farms are built, how turbines work and lots more as you discover TransAlta’s contribution to Canada’s renewable energy future. Download and print the tour map, load the audio files onto your iPod, and you’re off!