List of wind farms in Queensland

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This is a list of wind farms in Queensland, Australia:

Project name Sponsoring company Coordinates Capacity Status Notes
Archer Point Wind Farm Wind Power Queensland 15°35′S 145°19′E / 15.58°S 145.31°E / -15.58; 145.31 120MW Feasibility
Coconut Island Ergon Energy 10°03′18″S 143°04′12″E / 10.055°S 143.070°E / -10.055; 143.070 0.01MW Decommissioned
Coopers Gap [1][2][3] AGL Energy 26°33′S 151°20′E / 26.55°S 151.33°E / -26.55; 151.33 350MW Planning approved[4] 115 turbines
Coowonga Earth Energy 23°16′30″S 150°43′30″E / 23.275°S 150.725°E / -23.275; 150.725 0.02MW Feasibility
Crediton Wind Farm[5] Transfield Services 21°12′54″S 148°32′24″E / 21.215°S 148.540°E / -21.215; 148.540 40MW Proposed
Crows Nest Wind Farm[6] Energreen 27°13′51″S 151°57′35″E / 27.230916°S 151.959666°E / -27.230916; 151.959666 200MW Planning approved $270 million investment, 40 turbines
High Road Wind Farm[7] Transfield Services 17°29′32″S 145°28′34″E / 17.4923°S 145.4761°E / -17.4923; 145.4761 50MW[8] Planning approved $90 million investment, 17 turbines
Kennedy Energy Park[9] Windlab 21°S 145°E / 21°S 145°E / -21; 145 750MW Proposed Over $1.5 billion to construct, up to 300 wind turbines
Mt Emerald Wind farm[10] Ratch Australia
Port Bajool
17°12′S 145°24′E / 17.2°S 145.4°E / -17.2; 145.4 180MW Under Construction $400 million investment, 53 Turbines
North Stradbroke Island Stanwell Corporation 27°33′18″S 153°27′36″E / 27.555°S 153.460°E / -27.555; 153.460 15MW Proposed
Thursday Island Ergon Energy 10°34′30″S 142°13′12″E / 10.575°S 142.220°E / -10.575; 142.220 0.45MW Installed
Tolga, Queensland[11][12] Tolga Wind Farms 17°12′S 145°29′E / 17.20°S 145.48°E / -17.20; 145.48 Feasibility $100 million investment, 20 turbines
Windy Hill Wind Farm Stanwell Corporation 17°35′32″S 145°31′50″E / 17.5922°S 145.5306°E / -17.5922; 145.5306 12MW Installed 20 turbines
Windy Hill Wind Farm Stage 2 Transfield Services 17°35′32″S 145°31′50″E / 17.5922°S 145.5306°E / -17.5922; 145.5306 12MW Feasibility

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Green, Glenis (2008-08-14). "South Burnett poised to host power generator giant". The Courier-Mail. 
  2. ^ "AGL's $14m windfarm tilt". Business Day. 2008-12-10. Retrieved 2008-12-18. 
  3. ^ "Coopers Gap Wind Farm". AGL. Retrieved 5 December 2016. 
  4. ^ "Queensland's biggest wind farm powers ahead". Queensland Government. Retrieved 21 March 2017. 
  5. ^ "AEMO Proposed Generation Projects". Australian Energy Market Operator. Retrieved 26 July 2011. 
  6. ^ Stuart Cumming (2 February 2011). "Crows Nest wind farm to go ahead". The Chronicle. Toowoomba Newspapers Pty Ltd. Retrieved 28 June 2011. 
  7. ^ Johannesen, Terry. "High Road Wind Farm". Transfield Services. Retrieved 26 July 2011. 
  8. ^ "Transfield Services adds to its wind farm development portfolio". Transfield Services. Retrieved 26 July 2011. 
  9. ^ "Kennedy Wind Farm". windlab. Retrieved 26 July 2011. 
  10. ^ "Wind Farm Development at Mt Emerald". AZoCleantech. Retrieved 6 November 2010. 
  11. ^ http://www.weeklytimesnow.com.au/article/2010/02/22/159511_national-news.html
  12. ^ http://www.cairns.com.au/article/2010/04/05/103891_local-news.html

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