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Dokie 1

EnergyWind energy
StatusIn operation
Commissioned2011
Acquisition2018
PPA expiration2036
Innergex participation (%)25.5
Capacity - gross (MW)144
Capacity - net (MW)36.7
ClientBC Hydro
PartnerAxium Infrastructure

Project

The Dokie 1 wind project is located approximately 40 km west of Chetwynd, British Columbia, and was placed into operation in 2011.

The project consists of 48 – 3.0MW Vestas V90 turbines connected with overhead collection lines to a central switchyard.  A 7.0 km long 230 kV transmission line transmits the electricity from the switchyard to the BC Hydro point of interconnection.  All of the power generated by the Dokie 1 project is covered by a 25 year power purchase agreement (PPA) signed with BC Hydro, which started at commercial operation and expires in 2036.

Vestas-Canadian Wind Technology Inc. performs the service and maintenance on the Dokie Wind project under a long term service and maintenance agreement (15 years ending 2031, with an option for 5 year extension).

The Dokie 1 Wind project has been granted ECOLOGO certification and Dokie General Partnership is eligible for the federal government’s ecoENERGY initiative, intended to support renewable energy in Canada.

Partnership

Innergex owns a 25.5% interest in the wind farm and Axium Infrastructure owns the remaining 74.5%.