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.
|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)|
|2024||Commencement of construction|
|2027||Commercial commissioning of wind farm|