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REpower to Build Ontario Wind Blade Factory, Signs 105MW Deal


Germany’s REpower has signed a deal to supply 51 turbines to six wind farms being built in Canada by German developer Wpd.


REpower will also open a rotor blade factory in southern Ontario to service the new projects, says REpower parent firm Suzlon in an announcement.

REpower’s MM92 turbines (2.05MW) will be installed at projects in Whittington, Springwood, White Pines, Napier, Sumac Ridge and Fairview. All are in Ontario province and will be built and commissioned in 2014.