Emu Downs is a 79.2MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Western Australia, Australia. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in October 2006.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 79.2 79.2 Active Western Australia, Australia Griffin Energy Group


The project was developed by Griffin Energy Group and is currently owned by APA Group.

The project generates 198,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 50,000 households. The project cost is $150.559m.

Development Status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in October 2006.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Synergy under a power purchase agreement for a period of 20 years, starting from 2006.

Contractors Involved

Vestas Wind Systems was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 48 units of V82-1.65 MW turbines, each with 1.65MW nameplate capacity.


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