07/27/2015 12:17 EDT | Updated 07/27/2016 01:12 EDT

TransAlta buys solar and wind projects in U.S. for US$75.8 million

CALGARY — TransAlta Corp. (TSX:TA) has signed a deal to buy 71 megawatts of solar and wind power generation capacity in the U.S. from an affiliate of Rockland Capital LLC in a deal worth US$75.8 million. The assets include 21 MW of solar projects in Massachusetts and a 50 MW wind facility in Minnesota.

The Canadian Press