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GDF SUEZ Canada Inc. and joint venture partners Mitsui & Co. Ltd. and Fiera Axium Infrastructure have announced that the 10 MW Brockville Solar project has entered commercial operation under a 20-year power purchase agreement with the Ontario Power Authority.

The $50 million project, developed under Ontario's feed-in tariff program, consists of 42,000 solar panels on approximately 80 acres of land in the Township of Elizabethtown-Kitley, Leeds County, Ontario.

GDF SUEZ Canada and partners Mitsui & Co. Ltd. and Fiera Axium Infrastructure currently operate 362 MW of wind-powered generation facilities in the Canadian Maritimes and Ontario. The Brockville project is the joint venture's first solar installation in Canada.


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