Ellershouse Wind Farm

Ellershouse Wind Farm,wind turbine,Nova Scotia Highway 101

Bullfrog Power partnered with the Towns of Antigonish, Berwick, and Mahone Bay, as well as energy developer Minas Energy, to launch the first independent wind farm in Nova Scotia – a four-turbine project.

Ellershouse Wind Farm,wind turbine,Nova Scotia Highway 101

In 2017, Ellershouse Wind Farm added three new turbines to the existing project, bringing the total to seven Enercon E-92 wind turbines with a combined capacity of 16.1 megawatts.

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The project is the first wind development in Nova Scotia to be funded and built independently of the local power authority or any provincial government incentive program.

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  • Rated power: 2,350.0 kW
  • Cut-in wind speed: 2.0 m/s
  • Rated wind speed: 14.0 m/s
  • Cut-out wind speed: 25.0 m/s
  • Diameter: 92.0 m
  • Swept area: 6,648.0 m²
  • Number of blades: 3
  • Rotor speed, max: 16.0 U/min
  • Tipspeed: 77 m/s
  • Type:AERO E-92
  • Material: GFK / Epoxy

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