Posts Tagged ‘farm’

Nation’s biggest wind farm could be built between Geelong and Ballarat

The biggest wind farm in the southern hemisphere will be built about 130 kilometres west of Melbourne, powering an estimated half a million homes a year by 2025, if the Andrews government gives the project the green light. The proposed wind farm would sprawl across 167 square kilometres of farmland near the small town of […]

Nundle digs in for fight against wind farm

Vicki Dempsey, “Koobah”, Nundle, Hills of Gold Preservation Inc member Megan Trousdale, Nundle, and Ian Worley Snr, “Yellow Rock”, Nundle stand at the headwaters of three river systems. None want a wind farm on the hills. View full post on Wind Power News

One step closer for Moorabool Wind Farm with connection agreement signed

A connection agreement is now in place for Moorabool Wind Farm, setting out conditions to transmit energy from the wind farm to Victoria's electricity network. Goldwind Australia, the company which will deliver the Moorabool Wind Farm, and Australia Energy Operations signed the agreement for the construction of connection assets. View full post on Wind Power […]

Consortium to develop floating offshore wind farm in California

The Redwood Coast Energy Authority announced April 3 it has selected a consortium of companies comprised of Principle Power Inc. , EDPR Offshore North America LLC , Aker Solutions Inc. , H.T. Harvey & Associates and Herrera Environmental Consultants Inc. to enter into a public-private partnership to pursue the development of an offshore wind energy […]

One faulty blade caused turbine on wind farm to collapse, TerraForm Power says

The incident prompted calls by two area MPPs for the Ontario government to impose a moratorium on further construction of other wind turbine projects in the region Workers erect a temporary fence around this industrial wind turbine on Friday, January 19, 2018, that buckled at the half-way point. A single faulty blade is being blamed […]

Mitsubishi Offshore Wind Farm Project in the UK

TOKYO, Mar, 26 2018; Mitsubishi Corporation has entered into an agreement to acquire 33.4% of shares in Moray Offshore Windfarm Limited , through its wholly owned UK-based subsidiary Diamond Generating Europe Limited , with EDP Renewables, a renewable energy company from Spain. DGE has become one of the main MOWEL shareholders, along with EDPR and […]

First wind farm operational in coal-reliant Bosnia

Bosnia's maiden wind farm began producing electricity on Wednesday as part of the country's efforts to cut greenhouse gas emissions and meet the renewable energy standards of the European Union it aspires to join. First Bosnian windmills are seen on the wind farm in Mesihovina, Bosnia and Herzegovina, March 14, 2018. View full post on […]

Nundle wind farm would bring more than 300 jobs to region

PICTURESQUE: The main concern about the proposal is about the visual impact it will have on Nundle's hills of gold. Photo: Megan Trousdale THE proposed $600-million wind farm near Nundle would bring more than 300 jobs to the region, the project's developer says. View full post on Wind Power News

Nundle’s hills of gold scouted for $600m wind farm

FULL HOUSE: Nundle resident Shawn Stone speak to the audience. To the left, some of the turbines at White Rock Wind Farm near Glen Innes, which are similar to the Nundle proposal. View full post on Wind Power News

Moorabool’s year of wind farm construction boom, one farm already operational

The generation of wind power is set to boom in Moorabool Shire in coming years, with one new wind farm already operational and the construction of two others expected to begin in coming months. “The site offices will be dismantled and removed, and the large crane is in the process of being removed from site,” […]