MAXIM completed construction on the 204 MW Milner 2 (“M2”) Simple Cycle Gas Turbine (“SCGT”) in Q2 2020 and is currently converting M2 to Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (“CCGT”) by installing a heat recovery unit. When complete, the Milner site will generate ~300 MW of efficient natural gas-fired generation.
In total, MAXIM has over 500 MW of natural gas and wind development projects at various stages.
Grande Cache, Alberta
BUFFALO ATLEE WIND
|M2||Additional Permitted Projects at Milner||Crown Lands|
|COD||Q2 2020||Q4 2023(3)||TBA(2)||TBA(2)|
|Development||Operational||Construction||Advanced (major permits obtained)||Resource assessment|
(1) The CCGT expansion will utilize the existing Milner 1 steam turbine to improve efficiency and add ~96 MW of generating capacity to the M2 project.
(2) Timing to be announced upon advancement of commercial terms.
(3) Construction of the CCGT expansion of M2 project is greater than 99% complete. Hot commissioning activities are anticipated to occur Q3 2023 with an anticipated COD of Q4 2023.