Wind

185 MW

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RES Australia

$209 mil

Approved

Kapunda

SA

Battery


Description:

The project will include up to 51 wind turbines and a 215 MW containerised battery energy storage system. Each turbine will have a maximum height of up to 180 m (at the blade tip). They will be rated at ~3.6 MW each, bringing the total installed wind capacity up to ~185 MW. Approximately 15 km of 275 kV overhead electrical cabling will connect the onsite substation to the terminal substation located ~5km east of Truro. Project area is ~5600 ha, but the disturbance footprint is only ~90 ha. The project will bring 160 construction jobs, followed by ongoing employment for 8 people.

Major Contractors/Suppliers:

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Updates:

  • 2019, Oct : Development approvals granted
  • 2018, Nov : Declared a controlled action so must be assessed under the EPBC Act
  • 2018, Jul : Referral on display for public comment under EPBC Act
  • 2018, Mar : Development application submitted to state government
  • 2017, Apr : Project open day held in Kapunda, Eudunda and Truro.

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approximate representation only

Daniel Leahy

Name : Daniel Leahy

Title : Project Manager

Phone : (02) 8440 7400

Email : info@twincreek-windfarm.com



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