wind projects

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2126 MW

Wind farms operational or under construction

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3126 MW

Wind farms with planning approval

1750 MW

Wind farms under development

Willatook Wind Farm

Willatook

Ownership: Wind Prospect Pty Ltd
Turbines: up to 59
Status: Under development
Location: South-west Victoria

The proposed Willatook Wind Farm is located between Hawkesdale and Orford in south-west Victoria and would comprise up to 59 wind turbines and a battery energy storage facility and supporting infrastructure. The area has an excellent wind resource and the project is located adjacent to the existing Tarrone Terminal Station.

Hexham Wind Farm

HexamOwnership:  Wind Prospect Pty Ltd
Turbines: Up to 108
Status: Under development
Location: South-west Victoria

The proposed Hexham Wind Farm is located south-west of Hexham and south-east of Caramut in south-west Victoria. The wind resource is excellent and the project has an existing 500 kV transmission line traversing the site.

Whyte Yarcowie Wind Farm

Ownership: WP Renewables Ltd
Turbines: Up to 85
Status Under development
Location South Australia

The proposed Whyte Yarcowie Wind Farm is located south-east of the Whyte Yarcowie township and 190 km north of Adelaide in the northern Mount Lofty ranges of South Australia. The project site has been chosen due to its high wind resource and location near existing transmission infrastructure.

Wind Prospect is developing this project on behalf of sister company WP Renewables Ltd.

Bulgana Wind Farm

Bulgana Wind Farm

Ownership: Neoen
Turbines 56 – 194 MW
Status Operational
Location North-east of Stawell, Western Victoria

The Bulgana Wind Farm is part of the Bulgana Green Power Hub which includes a 21MW/34MWh lithium-ion battery storage system.  It is located in the Wimmera region of central-western Victoria, about 200 kilometres northwest of Melbourne and 11 kilometres north-east of Stawell.

 

Yandin Wind Farm

Yandin

Ownership:  Alinta Energy
Turbines 94
Status Operational
Location South of Dandaragan, Western Australia

The 214 MW Stage 1 of the Yandin Wind Farm reached financial close in February 2019 and will comprise 51 of Vestas 4.2 MW wind turbines with a capacity factor of around 50%.

 

Waddi Wind Farm

Waddi

Ownership:  Tilt Renewables
Turbines 57  – 145 MW
Status Planning approval granted
Location North-west of Dandaragan, Western Australia

Planning approval for the Waddi Wind Farm was issued by the Shire of Dandaragan in January 2011 for 57 wind turbines.  Subsequent amendments to the planning approval provide for a maximum tip height of up to 180 metres.

 

Willogoleche Wind Farm

Willogoleche

Ownership:  Engie Australia & New Zealand
Turbines 31 – 119 MW
Status Operational
Location Hallett, South Australia

Construction of the Willogoleche Wind Farm is expected to be completed in quarter one 2019.  The wind turbines are 3.83 MW each with a tip height of 150 metres and a rotor diameter of 130 metres.