Government of Nova Scotia Government of Nova Scotia Nova Scotia, Canada


Environmental Assessment


Hampton Mountain Wind Power Project


This is to advise that on November 11, 2010, SP Development Limited Partnership, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sprott Power Corp., registered the Hampton Mountain Wind Power Project for environmental assessment, in accordance with Part IV of the Environment Act.

The purpose of the proposed undertaking is to construct, own and operate a 25.2 MW Wind Power Project and a substation on lands located north of Bridgetown, Nova Scotia. Anticipated construction commencement is 2011.

Minister's Decision

On January 10, 2011 the Minister of Environment released a decisionPDF Download Link (PDF:110k) concerning this review. The Minister has decided to approve the undertaking in accordance with Section 13(1)b of the Environmental Assessment Regulations, pursuant to Part IV of the Environment Act. The undertaking has been approved subject to a number of conditionsPDF Download Link (PDF:90k).

Project Documents

Opportunities for Public Input

Public comments on the Registration Document were accepted until December 11, 2010

Comments received, including any personal information, will be made available to the public from the Department of Environment and Climate Change library, 5th floor, Halifax Office (5151 Terminal Rd.).