BerryBank Wind Farm is a 289.8MW onshore wind power project. It is planned in Victoria, Australia. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the partially active stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. The project construction is likely to commence in 2019 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in July 2021. Buy the profile here.

Description

The project is being developed and currently owned by Global Power Generation Australia. The company has a stake of 100%.

The electricitiy generated from the plant will offset 680,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is expected to be around $340.768m.

The BerryBank Wind Farm (BerryBank Wind Farm Stage-I), will have 112m high towers.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2019. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by July 2021.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the BerryBank Wind Farm (BerryBank Wind Farm Stage-II) will be sold to ACT Government under a power purchase agreement for a period of 10 years. The offtake capacity is expected to be 107MW.

Contractors involved

Vestas Wind Systems is expected to render engineering procurement construction services for the wind power project.

Vestas Wind Systems will be the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The project consists of 69 units of V136-4.2 MW turbines, each with 4.2MW nameplate capacity.

Vestas Wind Systems is expected to perform operations and maintenance for the BerryBank Wind Farm (BerryBank Wind Farm Stage-I).

Vestas Wind Systems is expected to perform operations and maintenance for the BerryBank Wind Farm (BerryBank Wind Farm Stage-II) for a period of 15 years.

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About Global Power Generation Australia

Global Power Generation Australia Pty Ltd (Global Power), formerly Union Fenosa Wind Australia Pty Ltd, a subsidiary of Global Power Generation SA, is a renewable energy company which designs, constructs and operates wind farm projects. The company offers engineering, construction, operation and maintenance, project development, site identification, collection of wind data, site assessment, community consultation, project feasibility, preliminary design, project planning and approvals. It serves industrial, residential and commercial customers. The company undertakes wind farm projects in New South Wales and Victoria regions. Global Power is headquartered in Canberra, New South Wales, Australia.

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