On August 13, 2019, the Alberta Utilities Commission approved the Aura Power Renewables Ltd. Fox Coulee Solar Project in Drumheller, Alberta. This was the first commercial solar project to go to a hearing, and is presently the largest solar project in Alberta.
Aura Power Renewables Ltd., an Alberta-based company, is a developer and operator of clean energy power plants. The company has successfully developed from greenfield to operation over 1,000 MW of solar photovoltaic (PV) and other clean-tech projects covering all aspects of origination, planning, financing, construction and operation.
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP represented Aura Power Renewables Ltd. with a team consisting of Martin Ignasiak and Danielle Chu (Regulatory, Environmental, Aboriginal and Land).