Economic Benefits from 149 MW Wind Project

The Grand Renewable Wind project will support the local economy with more than $4 million in direct spending each year of project operations.

Increases tax base with estimated $400,000 annually benefitting:

  • Haldimand County
  • Local schools

Creates job opportunities:

  • Over 500 workers were on-site during peak construction periods
  • Approximately 12 workers on-site will operate and maintain the facility, in addition to the use of local subcontractors

Contributes $15 million over 20 years to the Community Vibrancy Fund for Council to use to support community projects and needs.