Canadian Hydro Developers Inc. announced the official opening of the Melancthon EcoPower Centre. The 199.5-megawatt (MW) project is the largest wind energy installation in Canada. The Melancthon EcoPower Centre is 100% owned and operated by Canadian Hydro.

"This important investment not only has valuable spinoff benefits for the local community, but benefits all Ontarians by boosting our supply of nonpolluting power." -- George Smitherman, Ontario Deputy Premier