As the debate surrounding the controversial Adani mine heats up, a renewable energy option has started construction 250 kilometres north-west of Brisbane. Construction started this week on the 453-megawatt wind farm project, which is due to be completed in 2019. The wind turbine project will produce 1.5 million megawatt-hours of renewable energy annually – enough […]
Hamburg, 24 October 2017. The Nordex Group has established a national representative office for Australia in Melbourne in order to do justice to the growing demand from the region. At present, the manufacturer is installing its second-largest wind farm on the continent. The project comprises 44 turbines, generating a capacity of 132 MW. Moreover, the […]
Singapore, October 25, 2017: Equis Pte. Ltd (Equis) and Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) announced today the execution of binding documentation for the sale of 100% of Equis Energy for USD5.0 billion (including assumed liabilities of USD1.3bn) in cash to GIP and co‐investors. The transaction is subject to customary regulatory approvals and is expected to close […]
CANBERRA, 18 October, 2017; Australia’s international wind energy company Windlab Limited (ASX:WND) will begin construction of the innovative $160 million Kennedy Energy Park hybrid renewable energy project, after securing financing from the Clean Energy Finance Corporation and the Australian Renewable Energy Agency. The project is owned by Kennedy Energy Park Holdings Pty Ltd, a joint […]
Windlab and Vestas partner on the world’s first utility-scale hybrid integrating wind, solar and storage.
News release from Vestas Wind Systems A/S and Windlab Limited, 2017-10-19 10:28 CEST (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — A partnership between renewable energy industry leaders has announced the final details of a project that will help accelerate the transition to an energy mix led by renewable energy and aim to provide even more reliable and consistent renewable […]
Further growth in Australia as BayWa r.e. acquires wind portfolio and development business of Future.
BayWa r.e. has acquired the business and project pipeline of Victorian-based renewable energy developer, Future Energy. The acquisition of Future Energy marks the first investment into the Australian onshore wind sector for BayWa r.e. and further cements the company’s position in the country’s growing renewable energy sector. Matthias Taft, Board member of BayWa AG […]
WestWind Energy has submitted a planning application with state government of Victoria for what may be the largest wind farm in the southern hemisphere. The planning application comprises of 235 3-5 MW turbines across large tracts of land around Rokewood and Barunah Park, about 60km northwest of Geelong. 450,000 homes are estimated to be powered from what […]
Windlab Limited (ASX: WND) today announced that it has secured a 10-year agreement with Queensland government owned corporation, CS Energy, to purchase the renewable energy and some of the large-scale generation certificates (LGCs) produced from Kennedy Energy Park Phase I, a 60.5MW hybrid renewable energy project. Kennedy Energy Park Phase I is an innovative 43.5MW […]
Windhoist has announced the completion of White Rock wind farm project. 70 Goldwind GW2500 turbines were erected, each with 2.5MW output. 89.5m hub height and almost 150m tip height. The complete project is expected to have 175MW capacity. The project is being developed by Goldwind and fellow Chinese company CECEP Wind Power Corp. White Rock Wind Farm is located in […]
After almost 4 months of hard work, experienced GWS technicians have finalised the installation of 35 Siemens 3.2-113 Direct Drive turbines at Hornsdale III. The project is a continuation of Hornsdale I and II, making the wind farm as large as 99 turbines in total, located on 7,500 hectares of land, 236 km north of […]