Commissioner rebuked by judge presiding over civil case that is being watched closely for its ruling on whether a wind farm can be considered a “nuisance.”
The Victorian Supreme Court rules in favour of wind farm developer, dismissing a community group’s legal challenge to planning permits.
Vestas to supply and install 16 turbines for the Crookwell 3 wind farm, putting the NSW project on track to start generating power in 2022.
Meridian Energy announces review of Australian assets, including possible divestment of 294MW of renewables and energy retailer Powershop Australia.
Western Australia’s largest wind energy project, the 214MW Yandin wind farm, is formally open and will be one of the most productive in the country.
Wind industry leaders say that despite hot investor appetite and lots of opportunity, developers are in “excruciating pain” trying to get projects online.
Wind energy projects in Victoria could soon be required to apply for turbine noise permits, in options being proposed for a tightening of environmental responsibilities.
South Korea government signs off on $A56bn plans to build a massive offshore wind farm in the Yellow Sea, as part of its pledge to quit coal power by 2030.
Construction of all 31 turbines has been completed at the 110MW Biala wind farm in NSW.
Moorabool wind farm in central-western Victoria injects first output into main grid following completion of all 104 of its turbines.