Wind Farms

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What is a wind farm? 

A wind farm is an area of land which houses wind turbines. These turbines capture the power of the wind to turn this energy into electricity.

 

Wind farms in Moorabool

There are 3 wind farms in Moorabool:

 

Yaloak South Wind Farm

Yaloak South Wind Farm is located in the Parwan Valley, 15 km south of Ballan. 

 

Lal Lal Wind Farms 

Lal Lal Wind Farms is located at Yendon and Elaine. It homes 60 turbines, 161 m tall.  After the wind farm begins operating there is a 12-month post-construction noise monitoring program. This means that noise concerns or complaints will be investigated across the year. 

Got a question? Contact Lal Lal Wind Farms: 1800 187 183 or email info@lallalwindfarms.com.au 

 

Moorabool Wind Farm

Moorabool Wind Farm is located between Ballan and Mount Wallace. Construction started in July 2018 and is expected to finish in late 2020. The project will produce up to 312 MW, roughly 1,050,000 MWh of electricity annually.

It will home 104 turbines, each 169 m tall. Check out the northern section and southern section of the farm. 

Got a question? Contact Moorabool Wind Farm: 1800 019 660 or email info@mooraboolwindfarm.com 

map of wind farm locations

 

Questions? 

Got a question about the operation or construction of wind farms? Always contact the wind farm first before contacting us.  

If you're unhappy with the wind farm's response, you can contact Council: complaint form and email it to info@moorabool.vic.gov.au.

To see Council's Wind Farm Complaints Handling Policy.

Last Updated:

Friday, 6 July, 2018 - 11:03