Belle River Wind

The Belle River Wind team would like to remind everyone that the safety of community residents, our landowners, and our site team are our highest priority. To ensure your safety, please remember to call Ontario 1 Call at 1-800-400-2255 or go to the website www.on1call.com if you are planning to dig. On1Call is a free service.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Belle River Wind team. 

AMEC Black and McDonald (ABMD) is building the Belle River Wind Project and is looking for safety-conscious sub-contractors, vendors and individuals with experience or interest in construction-related positions (professional, skilled, and unskilled). For more information on Belle River Wind construction employment please email cgeorge@blackandmcdonald.com or call (647) 637-0671.

ABMD is a leader in the construction of wind energy projects. The 100 MW Belle River Wind project will consist of 40 Ontario-made turbines and produce clean, renewable energy equal to the needs of approximately 35,000 Ontario homes.

Samsung and Pattern Development jointly developed the Belle River Wind project in the Town of Lakeshore. The Renewable Energy Approval (REA) process was initiated on August 20th, 2014 with the issuance of a Notice of Proposal and Project Description Report. The Renewable Energy Approval (REA) was issued been issued January 13, 2016.

During Belle River Wind’s development phase, the Samsung and Pattern Development project team hosted open house events to provide the community with opportunities to meet the team, learn about the proposed project and the REA process, ask questions and provide comments about the project. The first public meeting event was held on Tuesday, September 23rd in Belle River. The second public meeting was held May 20 at the Atlas Tube Centre, Renaud Room in Belle River. The presentation boards for both meetings can be found on our Documents page.