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:
∙ Gulf Wind, 113 MW owned, Texas
∙ Hatchet Ridge, 101 MW owned, California
∙ Ocotillo Wind, 265 MW owned, California
∙ Santa Isabel, 101 MW owned, Puerto Rico
∙ Spring Valley, 152 MW owned, Nevada
∙ St. Joseph, 138 MW owned, Manitoba
∙ South Kent, 135 MW owned, Ontario
∙ 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.