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TransAlta completes Quebec wind farm

TransAlta Corp. (TSX:TA, NYSE: TAC) completed the 68 MW New Richmond Wind Facility in the Gaspésie area of Québec. The wind farm is sending electricity to the Hydro-Quebec power grid through a 20-year contract.

During development and construction the New Richmond project generated more than 250 jobs. Enercon was the manufacturer and the project uses 33 turbines.

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