In a separate announcement, Pattern also announced it has passed the mid-point of overall construction at South Kent Wind, its 270 MW project in the municipality of Chatham-Kent in southern Ontario and has erected 50 turbines on the site.
Pattern has a portfolio of eight wind power projects with a total owned capacity of 1,041 MW, including the following facilities:
à¢Ë†â„¢ Gulf Wind, 113 MW owned, Texas
à¢Ë†â„¢ Hatchet Ridge, 101 MW owned, California
à¢Ë†â„¢ Ocotillo Wind, 265 MW owned, California
à¢Ë†â„¢ Santa Isabel, 101 MW owned, Puerto Rico
à¢Ë†â„¢ Spring Valley, 152 MW owned, Nevada
à¢Ë†â„¢ St. Joseph, 138 MW owned, Manitoba
à¢Ë†â„¢ South Kent, 135 MW owned, Ontario
à¢Ë†â„¢ El Arrayan, 36 MW owned, Chile
The South Kent project is expected to reach commercial operation in April of 2014. El Arrayan is expected to be operational in June of 2014.