North Kent Wind creates economic benefits through local ownership:

  • Entegrus Renewable Energy Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Entegrus Inc., acquired a 15% equity interest on behalf of the¬†Municipality of Chatham-Kent
  • Bkejwanong First Nation committed to a sustainable future within its traditional territory by acquiring a 15% equity interest in North Kent Wind

North Kent Wind creates job opportunities:

  • An average of 125 Ontario workers were on-site during project construction with approximately 200 workers on site during periods of peak activity¬†
  • About 10 full-time workers operate and maintain the facility, in addition to the use of local subcontractors

North Kent Wind contributes an estimated $250,000 to the tax base annually, benefiting:

  • The Municipality of Chatham-Kent
  • Local schools

North Kent Wind supports the local economy by:

  • Purchasing goods and services
  • Increasing revenue for service businesses