10 Sep '13, 12pm

Approval for Australian wind farm: The Bodangora Wind Farm in central west New South Wales (NSW), Australia, h...

The proposed wind farm comprises 33 wind turbines (up to 120 MW installed capacity), a substation, tracks, cabling and associated wind farm infrastructure. The project is located approximately 20 km north east of the Wellington township. According to developer, Infigen Energy , the Bodangora farm will provide significant environmental benefits by supplying clean renewable generation and displacing greenhouse gas emissions that would occur with fossil fuel generation. The construction of the project is expected to create approximately 110 jobs and another 6-8 ongoing jobs during the operation of the wind farm. Infigen Energy says that it is also committed to engaging and involving the broader community in both direct and indirect project opportunities. This includes an AU$85,000 per annum Voluntary Planning Agreement with the Wellington Council and a Community Benefit Fund ...

Full article: http://www.renewableenergyfocus.com/view/34436/approval-f...

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Dominion Virginia Power Wins Federal Offshore W...

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September 7 , 201 3 – Vol.18 No.25 . Dominion Virginia Power Wins Federal Offshore Wind Auction. Dominion Virginia Power, ...

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Dominion Virginia Power wins Federal offshore w...

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Google buys Texas wind farm: Google has agreed ...

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