Puutionsaari, Haapavesi

Current information about Puutionsaari Wind farm

Project area of Puutionsaari wind farm is located in Northern Ostrobothnia, in the municipality of Haapavesi. It is situated around eleven kilometres to west from the centre of Haapavesi. Wind farm is planned in approximately 3300 hectares area pointed in Northern Ostrobothnia’s 3rd phase regional land use plan.

Project area consists of at most 43-49 wind turbines with total generation capacity of at least 300 MW. It is planned to use Fingrid’s Uusnivala substation as a grid connection point.

Wind power local master plan and Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) will be executed as a joint procedure.


Project information

Commencement of construction 2024-
Commencement of production 2027
Quantity of turbines 49
Total Capacity Minimum of 300 MW

Time schedule

2016 Commencement of wind farm planning
2016 Zoning agreement with municipality of Haapavesi
2017 Nature and environmental surveys
2018 Approval of Northern Ostrobothnia’s 3rd phase regional land use plan
2019 Nature and environmental surveys
2019–2021 Local master plan and environmental impact assessment (EIA)
2021–2022 Transmission line general design and environmental impact assessment (EIA)
2023 Building permits
2024 Commencement of construction
2027 Commercial commissioning of wind farm


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