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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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Port Augusta hybrid is go

Port Augusta hybrid is go

A combined $680 million wind and solar park at Port Augusta in South Australia has been approved by the State Government. Irish developer DP Energy plans a 375MW hybrid facility c ...

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Ceres wind needs more time

Ceres wind needs more time

Wind developer Senvion has been given another extension on approvals for its planned Ceres project in South Australia as it continues to negotiate financing. Construction on the $ ...

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Blueskin gets ugly

Blueskin gets ugly

The controversy over plans for a $6 million community owned wind farm at Blueskin Bay near Dunedin on the NZ South Island is continuing, with advocates now going to court to seek ...

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Big contractors win big at Mt Emerald

Big contractors win big at Mt Emerald

Leading engineering and wind energy equipment suppliers Downer and Vestas have been chosen as the main contractors for Ratch Australia's $360 million Mount Emerald Wind Farm in Fa ...

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Mt Emerald construction by Xmas

Mt Emerald construction by Xmas

Construction of Ratch Australia's $400 million Mt Emerald wind farm in far north Queensland will begin this year with the major contracts set to be announced within weeks. Ratch, ...

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