Walkaway Wind Farm
|Alinta 'Walkaway' Wind Farm|
|Official name||Alinta Wind Farm|
|Location||Walkaway, Western Australia|
|Commission date||August 2004|
|Site usage||Stock grazing and broadacre crops|
|Hub height||80 metres|
|Rotor diameter||82 metres|
|Make and model||Vestas NM82|
|Nameplate capacity||89.1 MW|
The Alinta wind farm has an installed capacity of 89.1 megawatts. It supplies Perth and the south west in the south-west interconnected system (SWIS).
Each year the wind farm generates energy that would normally produce 360,150 tonnes of greenhouse gases if generated by fossil fuel based methods. This is the equivalent of removing 76,000 cars from the roads.
The owner is Infigen Energy Ltd.
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