The Plains Wind Farm would comprise the construction of a 1,800 megawatt wind turbine wind farm located within the Plains Renewable Energy Park in the NSW South-West Renewable Energy Zone.
The proposed infrastructure components would include:
- 226 wind turbine generators
- electrical reticulation works
- access roads, and
- ancillary infrastructure.
|Nov 2022||Project Announcement|
|2026||Expected Construction Commencement|
|2028||Expected Construction Completion|
|Nov 2022||The NSW Department of Environment and Planning published ENGIE's Request for the Secretary's Environmental Assessment Requirements (SEARs) and Scoping Report for the project.|
|Dec 2022||The NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment Secretary's Environmental Assessment Requirements were issued for the preparation of the Environmental Impact Statement of the project.|