Otsotuuli Oy is proposing to build the Lumivaara wind farm in Hyrynsalmi, approximately 11 kilometers southwest of the centre of Hyrynsalmi.

Project phase: 
Nominal power (estimated): 
24.0 MW
Number of generating units: 

The proposed wind farm is expected to consist of eight turbines with an installed capacity of 2 MW to 5 MW. The maximum hub height of the wind turbines would be up to 150 metres and the rotor diameter up to 150 meters.

The wind farm would be built on UPM-Kymmene Oyj owned land.

The wind farm will be connected to the electrical system operated by Fingrid.

Lumivaara land use plan proposal has been on public display in autumn 2015 and is waiting for the Municipality of Hyrynsalmi to consider the proposed land use plan.