01/02/2016 - 20:51

Majestically rising from the Ritchies Hill site, the Coonooer Bridge Wind Farm is now a prominent feature on the horizon south of Charlton with three of the six turbines nearing completion. Click here to read more (PDF document- 846 KB, opens in a new window)

29/01/2016 - 14:36

A VITAL income stream that blew in by chance for some drought-hit farmers near Charlton in central Victoria is about to become a reality.

The Coonooer Bridge Wind Farm on a property owned by Peter, Leigh and David Watts, of Yeungroon, is in the final stages of construction and will be commissioned by March 31.

According to the developer, Windlab, it is one of only three wind projects in Victoria with community shareholders.

And, with six towers each standing 95.1m, with blades spanning 117m, they will be the largest wind turbines yet built in Australia.

14/12/2015 - 13:00

Today the ACT Deputy Chief Minister and Minister for the Environment Simon Corbell has opened Windlab Limited’s new global headquarters at 60 Marcus Clarke St., Civic.

The headquarters will house Windlab Asset Management’s new Global Operations Hub. Consisting of over 430sq.m of floor space, Windlab also holds an option over an additional 400sq.m to allow for further expansion. The Global Operations Hub will provide wind farm control and management services for multiple wind farms in Australia, Africa and over time other emerging markets.

27/10/2015 - 10:29

26 October 2015: Construction of a $140 million combined wind and solar energy park is expected to begin within 12 months, following agreement between local renewable energy company Windlab Limited (Windlab) and a major Japanese partner.

Windlab will partner with the Eurus Energy Holdings Corporation in a 50/50 joint venture to build the Kennedy Energy Park plant, in what is the first large scale hybrid solar/wind plant constructed in Australia.