Wind

222 MW

Mercury Energy

Mercury Energy

NZ$464mil

Under Construction

Palmerston

NZ

No


Description:

Project initially planned for 131 wind turbine with a capacity of over 300 MW. Approvals to build initial 33 Vestas V112-3.35 MW turbines amended to include another 27 Vestas V112-3.45 MW turbines at Turitea. Transmission and other infrastructure will be scaled to support development of a second-stage, 53-turbine wind farm on the Puketoi range to the east. A new 220kV transmission line to be constructed for grid connection at Linton.

Major Contractors/Suppliers:

EPC, turbines & OAM: Vestas
Grid connection: Electrix and Transpower

Updates:

  • 2019, Nov : EPC contract amended to include another 27 turbines in stage 1
  • 2019, Jul : Pre-construction work started
  • 2019, Mar : FID
  • 2011 : Consented

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approximate representation only

Dennis Radich

Name : Dennis Radich

Title : Project Director

Phone : -

Email : turiteawindfarm@mercury.co.nz



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