Tupper Lake

Tupper Lake Wind – 80 MW


Proposal: Up to 50 Turbines, associated cabling, access roads, permanent met masts, and grid interconnection facilities
Location: Ionia County, Michigan
Turbine: Evaluating 1.5MW – 2.5MW units
Status: Active Development

Latest Project Layout as of April 2012 (click here to download) Notice of Public Open House 2011 (click here to download)

Site Characteristics:
The Project is situated in a rural area North of Lake Odessa, MI, in the "Middle of the Mitten". The landscape is flat agricultural land, consisting primarily of row crops including corn, soy beans, and wheat.


  • The wind measurement campaign includes 1 meteorological (met) tower that was installed in the Project area.
  • Interconnection Studies are underway with the utility company for the Project’s 80MW capacity.
  • Tier I environmental surveys and review have been completed.
  • Field environmental studies are substantially complete in the Project area.
  • Stakeholder consultation has occurred at the Township, County, State, and Federal level.
  • Land acquisition for the Project is substantially complete.
  • In October 2011 a Public Open House was hosted in the site area. The event was very well attended and support for the project was emphatic.
  • Michigan Department of Transportation Tall Structure Permits have been obtained for 51 proposed turbine positions.

For further Project information, contact Development Manager Huw Roberts - huw.roberts@tcir.net or 514-842-1923.