Mount Emerald Wind Farm
|Mount Emerald Wind Farm|
Location of Mount Emerald Wind Farm in Queensland
|Construction cost||500 million|
|Avg. site elevation||900 m (2,953 ft)|
|Site usage||Farm Land|
|Site area||2,422 ha (24 km2)|
|Hub height||90 m (295 ft)|
|Rotor diameter||100 m (328 ft)|
|Rated wind speed||50 km/h (13.9 m/s)|
|Annual generation||500 GW·h|
Mount Emerald Wind Farm is a proposed 220 MW wind power station on Mount Emerald approximately 8 km WNW of Tolga, and 49 km SW of Cairns. The project is a joint venture between Port Bajool and Ratch Australia Corporation Limited. Ratch Australia bought the project from Transfield Services in July 2011.
- "Mount Emerald Newsletter 3" (PDF). RATCH Australia. Retrieved 30 January 2012.