Construction of big wind turbines begins

Construction of big wind turbines begins

AAP A $50 million wind farm to be built in northwest Victoria will boast the biggest turbines in Australia, with a rotor diameter of 117 metres. Wind energy company Windlab has started construction of the wind farm at Coonooer Bridge, 80km northwest of Bendigo. Each of the six Danish-designed wind turbines will generate around 13,000 MWhs (megawatt hours) of electricity each year.

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