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28/03/2017 - 09:42

Katherine PerssonKatherine Persson

Cape Town, 23 March 2017 -- Windlab's Katherine Persson has been shortlisted as a Women in Power finalist in the prestigious Africa Energy Awards 2017.

Launched in 2007, the Africa Energy Awards recognise and reward industry innovation and outstanding performance, and honour the top energy projects and influencers throughout Africa. This is the first time that the Women in Power category will be included in the awards.

22/03/2017 - 11:54

Victoria’s Renewable Energy Advocate Mr Simon Corbell today turned the first sod for construction of Kiata Wind Farm, at an on-site ceremony attended by landowners, investors and members of the local community.

Kiata is a 30MW wind farm located 50km north west of Horsham. The project is owned by John Laing Infrastructure, Windlab and the local community. Once operational the project will supply enough electricity through the national electricity grid to power over 20,000 Victorian homes.

01/12/2016 - 16:36

CANBERRA, 1 December, 2016; Australia’s international wind energy company Windlab Limited is today pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Joseph O’Brien as a non-executive Director of Windlab Limited. Mr O’Brien brings a depth of energy industry experience that will complement the existing skills and experience of the board.

03/11/2016 - 06:20

Australia’s international wind energy company Windlab Limited will begin construction of its $75 million Kiata wind farm in January 2017, after securing financing from John Laing Group plc and National Australia Bank.  The project achieved financial close today.

Kiata Wind Farm (Kiata) is a 30MW, 9 turbine project located west of Horsham, Victoria, near the town of Nhill.  Construction is expected to take less than 12 months with the wind farm being operational before the end of 2017.  The project will create more than 70 jobs during construction.