Zephyr Wind Farm: Post Comments by Aug. 5th
Zephyr Wind Farm
Submit Comments by
August 5, 2011
Brooke-Alvinston 4 IWT’s
File comments here
Proponent: Zephyr Farms Limited
2700 Matheson Boulevard East
Suite 300, West Tower
Canada L4W 4V9
Instrument Type: Approval for a renewable energy project – EPA s.47.3(1)
Ministry Reference Number:
Ministry of the Environment
Date Proposal loaded to the Registry:
June 06, 2011
This posting is for a proposed Renewable Energy Approval (REA) by Zephyr Farms Limited for the Brooke-Alvinston Wind Farm, proposed to be located in the Municipality of the Township of Brooke-Alvinston, County of Lambton, Ontario. This is a Class 4 Wind Facility with a total expected generation capacity of 10 MW.
The proposed facility is considered to be a Class 4 Wind Facility under Ontario Regulation 359/09 Renewable Energy Approvals under Part V.0.1 of the Act (O. Reg. 359/09). Applications for Renewable Energy Approvals are required to be submitted in accordance with O. Reg. 359/09 for consideration for approval.
The Ministry of the Environment (MOE) is aware that a Noise Impact Assessment was prepared for the Brooke-Alvinston Wind Farm for the final public meeting held February 17, 2011; however it was not one of the supporting documents released 60 days in advance of the meeting. This, and other supporting documents are available on the website of Zephyr Farms Limited for review. MOE is posting this Instrument Proposal Notice for an extended 60 day comment period for the public to review and provide comment and input directly to the Ministry on this project.
This comment period is for the public to review the proposal and provide comments and input directly to the Ministry of the Environment.
This proposal has been posted for a 60 day public review and comment period starting June 06, 2011. If you have any questions, or would like to submit your comments, please do so by August 05, 2011 to the individual listed under “Contact”. Additionally, you may submit your comments on-line.
All comments received prior to August 05, 2011 will be considered as part of the decision-making process by the Ministry of the Environment if they are submitted in writing or electronically using the form provided in this notice and reference EBR Registry number 011-3779.
Please Note: All comments and submissions received will become part of the public record. You will not receive a formal response to your comment, however, relevant comments received as part of the public participation process for this proposal will be considered by the decision maker for this proposal.
Documents are also available at the following locations:
Zephyr Farms Limited’s Website:
One World Energy
Senior Program Support Coordinator
Ministry of the Environment
Environmental Assessment and Approvals Branch
2 St. Clair Avenue West
Phone: (416) 325-3306
Fax: (416) 314-8452
Toll Free Phone: (800) 461-6290