Castle Hill Wind Farm is an 860MW onshore wind power project. It is planned in Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the dormant stage. It will be developed in a single phase. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed and currently owned by Genesis Energy. The company has a stake of 100%.

The project is expected to generate 3,000,000MWh electricity and supply enough clean energy to power 370,000 households. The project cost is expected to be around $1,680m.

The wind power project consists of 286 turbines.

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About Genesis Energy

Genesis Energy Ltd (Genesis) is an energy company. It generates electricity and supplies it on retail and wholesale basis. The company produces power using the coal, gas, and renewable sources such as hydro, wind and solar. Genesis also supplies gas and LPG, and related services to end-users. It also purchases and sells electricity derivatives. Through its interest in the Kupe Joint Venture, it explores for, develops and produces gas and petroleum products, and owns the Kupe oil and gas field in the offshore Taranaki basin. Genesis is headquartered in Auckland, New Zealand.


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