Puutionsaari, Haapavesi

Current information about Puutionsaari Windpark

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 40 wind turbines with total generation capacity of about 250 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 likely be executed as a joint procedure.


  • Project information

    Commencement of construction 2021
    Commencement of production 2022
    Quantity of turbines 40
    Total Capacity 250 MW
  • Time schedule

    2016 Commencement of wind farm planning 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 Building permits Commencement of construction
    2022 Commercial commissioning of wind farm

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