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Just how badly is wind energy curtailed in South Australia?

Just how badly is wind energy curtailed in South Australia?

South Australia shows surprisingly little curtailment of wind energy, even though its output can reach 120% of demand at times.

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Goldwind begins construction of 144MW Tasmania wind farm

Goldwind begins construction of 144MW Tasmania wind farm

Construction underway on 144MW Cattle Hill Wind Farm, which will boost Tasmania’s wind capacity by 50%.

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Wind farms on track to deliver $10.5bn back to host communities

Wind farms on track to deliver $10.5bn back to host communities

Report finds up to $21.5m a year going directly to host communities through wind farm benefit sharing mechanisms; billions to broader regional economies.

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Google, Apple smash their 100% renewable electricity goals

Google, Apple smash their 100% renewable electricity goals

Within days of each other, Google and Apple both announce they are now matching all of their electricity needs with renewable energy production.

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Crowlands wind farm underway, as ground breaking bulk-buy scheme bears fruit

Crowlands wind farm underway, as ground breaking bulk-buy scheme bears fruit

Ground broken at 80MW Victoria wind farm – fruition of Melbourne project involving 14 universities, cultural institutions, corporations and Councils.

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Cheap wind and solar allows Powershop to cut tariffs to customers

Cheap wind and solar allows Powershop to cut tariffs to customers

Powershop announces 5% price drop for Victorian customers, one month after huge deal to buy three hydro plants, output of solar and wind farms.

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World’s first floating wind farm performing better than expected

World’s first floating wind farm performing better than expected

Hewing Scotland, the world’s first floating wind farm, operating at a capacity factor of 65 per cent in first three months.

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Climate change no threat to cheap wind power – except in Sunshine State

Climate change no threat to cheap wind power – except in Sunshine State

Study finds wind power set to become more productive and cheaper in Australia’s southern states, even with climate change. Queensland, however, might want to focus on solar.

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Infigen turns to corporate market for wind and solar

Infigen turns to corporate market for wind and solar

Infigen Energy to shift focus to “C&I gen-tailer,” as more Australian businesses seek to control their energy costs.

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Windlab's new 100MW wind farm approved for Queensland's north

Windlab’s new 100MW wind farm approved for Queensland’s north

Windlab’s 100MW, $200m Lakeland Wind Farm set to be built south of Cooktown in Queensland, after winning state government approval.

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AusNet services to develop terminal station for Pacific Hydro’s crowlands wind farm

AusNet services to develop terminal station for Pacific Hydro’s crowlands wind farm

AusNet Services announces today that agreement has been secured with Pacific Hydro to develop a new transmission connection for the 80 MW Crowlands Wind Farm project in the Pyrenees Shire Council in western Victoria, near Avoca.