This posting is for a proposed Renewable Energy Approval for Gilead Power, proposed to be located in Prince Edward County. This is a Class 4 Wind Facility with a total expected generation capacity of 22.5 megawatts (MW).
The proposed facility is considered to be a Class 4 Wind Facility under Ontario Regulation 359/09 (O. Reg.359/09) Renewable Energy Approvals under Part V.0.1 of the Environmental Protection Act. Applications for Renewable Energy Approvals are required to be submitted in accordance with O.Reg.359/09 for consideration for approval.
This comment period is for the public to review the proposal and provide comments and input directly to the ministry.
Gilead Power Corporation has also applied for a permit under clause 17(2)(c) of the Endangered Species Act, 2007 (ESA) .
The Ministry of Natural Resources posted this proposal on the Environmental Registry on May 10, 2011 until June 9, 2011 for public comment. The Environmental Registry number for this posting was 011-3181.
The Ministry of the Environment will continue to provide the link to the Ministry of Natural Resource’s posting.
This proposal was posted for a 81 day public review and comment period starting November 30, 2011. Comments were to be received by February 19, 2012.
All comments received during the comment period are being considered as part of the decision-making process by the Ministry.
Please Note: All comments and submissions received have become part of the public record.