Amherst wind farm

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This article is part of the Global Wind Power Tracker, a Global Energy Monitor project.

Amherst wind farm is an operating wind farm in Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada.

Project Details

Table 1: Phase-level project details for Amherst wind farm

Status Commissioning year Nameplate capacity Mount type Owner Operator
Operating[1] 2012[2] 32 MW[2] Onshore Capstone Infrastructure [51%]; Firelight Infrastructure [49%][1] Capstone Infrastructure[3]


Table 2: Phase-level location details for Amherst wind farm

Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada[2] 45.8429, -64.2552 (exact)[2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "Power Portfolio". Capstone Infrastructure. Archived from the original on January 28, 2021. Retrieved November 29, 2021.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 "Canadian Wind Turbine Database". Government of Canada. 2020-06-19. Retrieved October 15, 2021.
  3. "Amherst (Canada)". The Wind Power. Archived from the original on November 19, 2021. Retrieved November 29, 2021.