"The renewable energy industry is expanding in Australia with many career potentials."

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"Goldwind is committed to helping Australia meet its renewable energy target."

"The communities support for renewable energy development will have a global impact on the reduction of carbon emissions."

"In 1 year of operating GRWF will offset 445 mega-tonnes of CO2."

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

On behalf of Gullen Range Wind Farm and Goldwind Australia we would like to wish the community and all our stakeholders a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. We look forward to 2014!

 

Notification to Residents – Range Road Cabling works

GRWF will be undertaking cabling works under Range Road from Monday 4th November to Thursday 7th November 2013.

During this time there will be short road closures. Traffic controls will be in place.

Details of the works can be found Here

Road users are advised to observe and adhere to all changed traffic conditions.

Notification to Residents – Prices Lane Cabling works

GRWF will be undertaking cabling work to Prices Lane from Monday 30th October 2013 for approximately 3 weeks. Residents in the area will have received notification letters already.

Details of the works can be found Here

Traffic controls will be in place along Prices Lane, Leary Lane and Bannister Lane. The Traffic Control Plans (TCP) can be found below.

Road users are advised to observe and adhere to all changed traffic conditions.

Traffic Control Plan (TCP) for Prices Lane cabling works

EXTENSION TO DELIVERY OF OVERSIZED COMPONENTS

GRWF Pty Ltd would like to inform stakeholders that due to unforeseen weather conditions the delivery of components to the wind farm will continue for a further 12 weeks. Deliveries will cease during the Christmas break and further details of completion of delivery will be made on this page and in local news.

Section 138 Approval

GRWF  has received approval under Section 138 of the Roads Act to undertake cabling works on Prices Lane.  Notification to residents about this works will be distributed in due course and be uploaded here.

10th May 2013

NOTIFICATION OF CHANGE IN WORKING HOURS

TransGrid is the owner, operator and manager of the high voltage electricity network for NSW. The Gullen Range Wind Farm (the Project) requires connection to this high voltage network.

Works to dismantle two existing transmission towers adjacent to the Project and the construction and erection of replacement towers is required during a period known as an outage.

The Project has been granted Approval under Land & Environment Court condition 2.9 to vary the working hours of the project in order to carry out essential works on the 330kV electricity
network.

During the period 20th May 2013 to 29th May 2013 the working hours for this work to be undertaken are:

  • 5am to 10pm Monday to Saturday
  • No Works on Sunday

No impacts are expected to the electricity supply in the area.

The Project is committed to minimising the impacts of construction on the community and will implement a number of mitigation measures to reduce any potential impact of the works including:

  • directional lighting
  • minimising use of machinery
  • traffic management and control.

To speak to a member of the team during these works, please contact:

Contact:               Michael Hargans

Telephone:         0417 897 799

 

 

19th April 2013

Turbine Component Transportation Schedule Update

Please note Gullen Range Wind Farm wind turbine components delivery will now commence Monday 6 May 2013.
For further information please contact the project team on the following details:
Toll Free: 1800 509711
Write: GRWF, Level 23, 201 Elizabeth
Street, Sydney, NSW 2000

2nd April 2013
Road upgrade works are due to commence on the local road network. Maps of the areas being upgraded are provided in the links below. Updates and information on the progress of these works are available in the newsletter along with the weekly updates which will be posted here.

25th March 2013
Gullen Range Wind Farm is pleased to released the 3rd Newsletter which gives details of the projects progress and the works being planned for the coming weeks.

8th March 2013
Kialla Road Upgrade Works
Works to upgrade the Kialla Road in preparation for the
delivery of turbine components will commence on Tuesday 12th March
2013.
Road works will last for approximately 6 weeks and delays
may be encountered on this road. Construction hours will be limited to 7am – 6pm
Monday to Friday and 8am – 1pm Saturday (no works on Sunday or during a public
holiday).
For Further details please see the link below.

Community Enhancement Program Public Exhibition
The Gullen Wind Farm Community Enhancement Program (CEP), developed in consultation with the Upper Lachlan Shire Council and Goulburn Mulwaree Council, is now available for public comment.
The aim of the CEP is to enhance the community’s quality of life and wellbeing.
The CEP will provide benefits to the community through a Clean Energy Program and Community Fund.
You can view the CEP uploaded here or in hard copy at the following locations:
  • Upper Lachlan Shire Council, Gunning
  • Goulburn Mulwaree Council, Goulburn
  • Crookwell Library, Crookwell
The CEP will be on initial public exhibition from Wednesday 8 August to Wednesday 19 September 2012. Members of the community are invited to comment on the draft document. Comments can be made via:
Phone: 1800 509 711 (toll free)
Post: Level 23 – 201, Elizabeth Street
Sydney NSW 2000

9th May 2012
Director General of the Department of Planning and Infrastructure approves the Bird and bat Adaptive management Program