Wind

180 MW

Global Power Generation

$276mil

Under Construction

Lismore

VIC

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Description:

Project area covers ~5,000 ha in the Western Plains district, ~14km east of Lismore and 16km west of Cressy. Development consent originally granted in 2010 for up to 99 wind turbines and associated infrastructure. A modification approved to reduce the number of turbines with 43 larger models used. Successful applicant for VRET scheme auction, with construction scheduled to start in early 2019. 214 jobs created. The project will connect to the grid via a new 220kV overhead transmission line and a switching station into the existing 220kV Ballarat-Terang transmission line. A separate planning application for a 220kV Utility Installation has been lodged with DELWP.

Major Contractors/Suppliers:

Environmental: Tract
Finance: VISION
Turbines: Vestas
EPC/O&M: Vestas
Hubs & drive trains assembly: Marand Engineering

Updates:

  • 2019, Jun : Construction started
  • 2019, May : Financing agreement reached worth up to $284mil with VISION
  • 2018, Sep : Successful applicant in VRET reverse auction
  • 2018, Feb : Modification 2 approved
  • 2016 : Application being assessed to amend the development consent to reduce number of turbines by 20, and upgrade remaining 79 wind turbines
  • 2010 : Development consent granted for up to 99 wind turbines and associated infrastructure

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approximate representation only

Guillermo Alonso

Name : Guillermo Alonso

Title : Engineering Manager

Phone : (02) 6274 3200

Email : galonsoc@globalpower-generation.com



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