Event Details


On October 6, 2017, TransAlta Corporation registered the following project with the Department of Environment and Local Government, in accordance with Section 5(1) and Schedule “A” of the Environmental Impact Assessment Regulation:

Kent Hills Wind Farm Expansion Phase 3 (EIA File 4561-3-1478)

The purpose of the undertaking is to expand the existing Kent Hills Wind Farm facility (150 MW) with the addition of five (5) wind turbines (17.25 MW) and ancillary facilities (roads and collection system). The project is wholly contained on Crown Land in the southeastern section of Elgin Parish in Albert County, NB.

The proponent’s registration document can be examined at:

  • The Riverview Public Library, 34 Honour House Court, Riverview, NB;
  • Village of Riverside-Albert Municipal Office, 5823 King Street, Riverside-Albert, NB;
  • Department of the Environment and Local Government, Regional Office, 355 Dieppe Blvd, Moncton, NB, E1A 8L5 and
  • Department of the Environment and Local Government, Sustainable Development, Planning and Impact Evaluation Branch, 3rd Floor, 20 McGloin Street, Fredericton, NB.

Any comments should be submitted in writing directly to the proponent, on or before November 23, 2017 at:

TransAlta Corporation,
P.O. Box 1900 STN M, Calgary AB, T2P 2M1
Attention: Chad Macy
Email: projects@transalta.com

Additional information about the proposal and the public involvement process is available at: http://www.gnb.ca/0009/0377/0002/index-e.asp.