Big Level

The Big Level Wind Project is located on approximately 6,900 acres of privately owned land in Hector Township, near the Town of Westfield, Pennsylvania. The Project was acquired by TransAlta in February 2018 with construction beginning in February 2018.

The Project reached Commercial Operations on December 19, 2019.

The Project has a nameplate capacity of 90 MW and will consist of 25 x GE 3.6-137 turbines.

At a Glance

  • Location: Hector Township, 7 miles west of Westfield, PA
  • Technology: 25 wind turbines – utilizing a mix of 131-metre and 110-metre towers

Related Facilities – U.S. Wind Farms

Facility Name Location Fuel MW Ownership Revenue Operator On-stream
Skookumchuck Lewis and Thurston County, WA Wind 136.8 49% LTC No November 2020
Antrim Antrim, NH Wind 28.8 100% LTC Yes December 2019
Big Level Westfield, PA Wind 90 100% LTC Yes December 2019
Wyoming Evanston, WY Wind 140 100% LTC No 2003
Lakeswind Rollag, MN Wind 50 100% LTC Yes 2014

Facts & Figures

  • Location: Westfield, PA
  • Fuel: Wind
  • Capacity (MW): 90
  • Ownership: 100%
  • Operator: Yes
  • First on-stream: December 2019
  • Revenue Source: LTC
  • Builder: Yes
  • Contract Expiry: 2034