Mt Munro wind project is a 60MW 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 permitting stage. It will be developed in a single phase. Buy the profile here.
The project is being developed and currently owned by Meridian Energy.
The project is expected to generate 240GWh electricity and supply enough clean energy to power 31,000 households. The project is expected to offset 230,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.
The wind power project consists of 20 turbines, each with 3MW nameplate capacity.
Meridian Energy is expected to perform operations and maintenance for the wind power project.
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About Meridian Energy
Meridian Energy Ltd (Meridian Energy) is a state-owned energy utility that generates, trades and retails electricity. It utilizes renewable energy sources such as wind and water for generation of electricity. It also procures electricity from the wholesale electricity market. The company supplies electricity to homes, businesses and farms in New Zealand. Meridian Energy operates hydropower plants on the Waitaki River and Manapouri Lake in New Zealand and operates wind power plants in New Zealand. The company has presence in New Zealand and the UK. Meridian Energy is headquartered in Wellington, New Zealand.