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    Cathedral Rocks Wind Farm

    Cathedral Rocks Wind Farm is a joint venture between ACCIONA and EnergyAustralia, with both companies holding 50% equity. Asset management services are provided by ACCIONA.  

    ACCIONA is committed to engaging with the local community surrounding the Cathedral Rocks Wind Farm. We also acknowledge the importance and value of feedback (including both enquiries and complaints). We can be contacted via our free call community information hotline 1800 283 550, by email at energy.community.relations.au@acciona.com or by post PO Box 24110, Melbourne VIC 3001. A copy of the Cathedral Rocks Wind Farm Complaint and Evaluation Process can be found here

    General Information

    Construction start
    July 2004
    Construction completed
    February 2007
    Project configuration
    32 x Vestas 2 MW wind turbine generators
    Grid connection
    Connected to Electranet's 132kV Lower Eyre Peninsula Transmission Network
    COemission benefit
    Approximately 150,000 tonnes per annum
    Project value
    A$160M
    Location
    Near the southern tip of the Eyre Peninsula in South Australia, approximately 30 km south-west of Port Lincoln

     

    Community Benefits

    • Diversified income for host landowners
    • Generated a peak construction workforce of 85 manufacturing and installation jobs
    • Provides a number of ongoing full-time positions on site for the life of the project (approx 20+ years)
    • Protected and conserved over 2,300 hectares of native vegetation at the site under a heritage agreement
    • Environmental Management Plan involves eradication of weeds, foxes and feral cats
    • Clean energy equivalent to the consumption of around 35,000 homes annually.

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