icon-electricity Electricity generation licence application - Willogoleche Power Pty Ltd

  • Project Released: 25 Oct 2017
  • Project Closes: 27 Jun 2018
  • Contact: Julie Dixon


The Commission has received an application from Willogoleche Power Pty Ltd for an electricity generationlicence. The applicant is seeking to a operate 32 wind turbines up to a total maximum capacity of 123 megawatts (MW).


Current status is Final

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On 20 June 2018, the Commission issued an electricity generation licence to Willogoleche Power Pty Ltd, authorising the operation of a generating plant consisting of 32 wind turbines up to a total maximum capacity of 122.56 megawatts.

The Commission assessed Willogoleche Power Pty Ltd’s application for an electricity generation licence against the relevant provisions of the Electricity Act 1996 and the Essential Services Commission Act 2002 and determined that, with the inclusion of the additional technical licence conditions, all relevant criteria under those Acts have been satisfied.

Willogoleche Power Pty Ltd applied for an electricity generation licence on 13 October 2017. The Commission undertook a round of public consultation in relation to the application and received no submissions from stakeholders. In making its assessment, the Commission also sought technical advice from the Australian Energy Market Operator and the Technical Regulator. 

A copy of the Willogoleche Power Pty Ltd licence may be accessed below.