Project

Piambong Wind Farm

PROJECT STATUS
Prospective
Piambong Wind Farm

The Piambong Wind Farm, proposed by Vestas, includes a wind generation and storage project to be located approximately 20 kilometres northwest of Mudgee. The scope of the works include:

  • 81 turbines with a capacity of up to 551 megwatts (MW)
  • a battery energy storage system with a capacity of approximately 100 MW / 200 megawatt hours, and 
  • permanent and temporary ancillary infrastructure.

The project will be located in the Central West Orana Renewable Energy Zone. 

Key Dates

Nov 2023 Project Announcement
2026 Expected Construction Commencement
2029 Expected Construction Completion

PROJECT HISTORY

Nov 2023 A scoping report and request for the Secretary's Environmental Assessment Requirements was published for the project.
Dec 2023 The NSW Department of Planning and Environment issued the Planning Secretary's Environmental Assessment Requirements for the project.
Estimated Total Cost
(2023)
Sector
Energy
Procurement approach
Other |
Location
New South Wales |
Resources
Project website
Piambong Wind Farm
Government resources
NSW Planning Portal