Project

Wambo Wind Farm

PROJECT STATUS
Announced
Wambo Wind Farm

The proposed Wambo Wind Farm, located near Jundowae within the Queensland Southern Renewable Energy Zone (REZ), will be delivered in two stages. Stage One will include a 252-megawatt wind farm comprising 42 turbines. The scope of Stage Two is yet to be confirmed but is expected to comprise up to 300-megawatts of additional generating capacity.

The project will be co-developed by Renewable Energy Partners and Cubico Sustainable Investments.

Key Dates

2018 Project Announcement
2022 Expected Construction Commencement
2024 Expected Construction Completion

Funding contributions

Queensland Government

PROJECT HISTORY

2018 Renewable Energy Partners (REP) announced the project.
2019 Renewable Energy Partners and Cubico Sustainable Investments agreed to co-develop the project. Following construction, Cubico Sustainable Investments is expected to be the long-term owner and operator of the Wambo Wind Farm.
Oct 2020 The Queensland Government granted the Wambo Wind Farm planning approval.
Mar 2022 The Queensland Government announced $193 million in funding for the project.
Sector
Energy
Procurement approach
Market Led Proposal |
Location
Queensland |
Resources
Project website
Wambo Wind Farm
Media releases
2022/03/17