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29/04/2015 - 09:42

CANBERRA, 28 April 2015: Australian wind energy company Windlab Limited will begin building a $50 million wind farm north west of Bendigo in July after securing funding from a major Japanese investor. The project achieved financial close today.

11/02/2015 - 19:33

Windlab have teamed up with a school in an underprivileged community in Cape Town as part of its social investment programme.

Delivering quality education in South Africa is one of the country’s greatest challenges and is being tackled by government, the private sector and civil society.

06/02/2015 - 09:10

Windlab Limited (Windlab) today announced the award of a 20 year Feed- In-Tariff (FiT) for Coonooer Bridge Wind Farm (CBWF) with the ACT Government. The FiT has been awarded in response to the ACT’s Large Scale Wind Auction, a part of the Territory’s innovative and forward looking strategy to combat climate change.  This strategy includes the territory sourcing 90% of its electricity needs from renewable sources by 2020.  

23/10/2014 - 08:57

As Australia’s dance of the seven RET Reviews continues, it seems like a good time to revisit one of the more persistent anti-renewables myths bandied about by fossil fuel types (and most of the Abbott government): that that renewable energy is unreliable in meeting electricity demand.

As UNSW associate professor Mark Diesendorf wrote for The Conversation one-and-a-half years ago, this old myth – long since busted by a UNSW research team, among others – “is based on the incorrect assumption that baseload demand can only be supplied by baseload power stations.”