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Planning green light for NSW Biala wind

Planning green light for NSW Biala wind

Planning consent has been granted in NSW for the construction of a 31 turbine wind farm near Crookwell in the Southern Tablelands. The Planning Assessment Commission has given its ...

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Sods turned for Mt Gellibrand wind

Sods turned for Mt Gellibrand wind

Spanish infrastructure developer ACCIONA Energy has begun construction work on the 132-megawatt Mount Gellibrand wind farm in Victoria. With an estimated investment of $258 millio ...

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Welcome to the grid, Ararat Wind

Welcome to the grid, Ararat Wind

The RES Australia developed Ararat Wind Farm has come online and is now feeding electricity into the national grid and to the Australian Capital Territory. The project was made vi ...

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Bodangora wind gets greenlight

Bodangora wind gets greenlight

The 113MW Bodangora wind farm will proceed to construction after developer Infigen Energy announced it had secured funding from a combination of sources. Infigen said the total co ...

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AEMO blames software for SA crisis

AEMO blames software for SA crisis

A software setting for wind turbines has been isolated as the factor behind the South Australian power blackout in September last year. The final report from the Australian Energy ...

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Feds approve Dundonnell wind

Feds approve Dundonnell wind

NZ energy developer Trustpower continues to develop its Australian wind projects, with the company winning Federal planning approval for a 96 turbine farm in Victoria this week. T ...

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Ararat wind powering up

Ararat wind powering up

The first electricity is being produced by the Ararat wind farm in Victoria, with five turbines now producing around 23 megawatts of power each day. One year after ground was brok ...

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ACT powering wind industry

ACT powering wind industry

The ACT continues to be a major driver for the national wind industry, with two new wind farms winning power purchase agreements this week. The ACT announced what Environment Mini ...

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Wind farm funds community projects

Wind farm funds community projects

Energy developer AGL has delivered funding to community groups on South Australia’s Yorke Peninsula under its deal to fund the Wattle Point Wind Farm. The community groups, based ...

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Bald Hills up for sale

Bald Hills up for sale

Japanese investor Mitsui & Company is reportedly looking to sell its Bald Hills Wind Farm in Victoria. Completed in 2014, Bald Hills comprises 52 turbines for a total capacity ...

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