TransAlta signs deal with Pembina on wind project
TransAlta Corporation announced today that it has entered into a long-term Power Purchase Agreement with Pembina Pipeline Corporation for the offtake of 100 megawatts from its proposed 130-megawatt Garden Plain Wind Power Project, to be built 30 kilometres north of Hanna, Alta. The project will consist of 26 Siemens-Gamesa SGRE SG-145 turbines with construction expected to begin in the fall of 2021, and with a target delivery in the second half of 2022. TransAlta will construct, own and operate the facility. Total construction capital of the project is estimated at $195 million.
Edmonton updates 2021 construction season
Today at 1 p.m. MDT City of Edmonton deputy city manager Adam Laughlin is slated to give a live update on the 2021 construction season, including details on some of the 268 capital infrastructure projects the city will work on. The update can be viewed here.
Stantec chosen for Prince Albert hospital renewal project
Stantec Ltd. has been selected as the design team for redevelopment of the Prince Albert Victoria Hospital, located in Prince Albert, Sask. The project’s estimated cost is more than $300 million and will include a new acute care tower and replacement of the existing mental health space along with renovations to the current facility. Stantec will begin design work immediately with construction planned to begin in 2022.