17 11, 2021

GPG launches Commercial Operations of 180MW Berrybank 1 wind farm in Victoria

2021-11-17T13:13:51+11:00November 17th, 2021|Media Releases|

Berrybank 1 wind farm is the second wind farm that GPG has completed and is operating in Australia.  180MW capacity wind farm to generate enough electricity to power 138,000 households.  GPG invested 284 million Australian Dollars (approximately 185 million euros) in the 180MW wind farm. 117 new jobs were created, [...]

28 07, 2021

GPG Australia supports the construction of first Renewable Energy training tower at Federation University Australia in Ballarat

2021-07-29T09:32:22+11:00July 28th, 2021|Media Releases|

The tower is the first stage of the Asia Pacific Renewable Energy training Centre – a partnership between Federation TAFE and the renewable energy industry. Moreover, is part of federation university’s broader plan to become the leading training and research partner for Australia’s renewable energy industry. The AUS$ 1.8 million [...]

22 10, 2020

Berrybank Stage-1 Wind Farm under commissioning

2021-07-29T09:30:08+11:00October 22nd, 2020|Media Releases|

Our company has started the final commissioning phase of Berrybank Stage-1 Wind Farm. The project, awarded in 2018 under VRET, began construction works in April of last year and it is expected to start operations soon, The Wind Farm is located 150 kilometers west of Melbourne. For its construction, 284 [...]

16 10, 2020

Renewable Energy Training ambitions fuelled by the partnership between GPG and Federation University in Australia

2020-10-16T21:11:08+11:00October 16th, 2020|Media Releases|

GPG Australia contributes with 200,000 AUD in funding to the development of the Asia Pacific Renewable Energy Tech-Transition Centre (APRETCentre) as part of their social commitments related to Berrybank 1 Wind Farm Federation University’s work to help develop Victoria State’s renewable energy sector has been bolstered by the investment from [...]

15 09, 2020

ACT Government has awarded GPG, a contract to build Berrybank Stage-2 Wind Farm

2020-09-15T18:58:14+11:00September 15th, 2020|Media Releases|

Naturgy increases its presence in Australia with the award by the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) of 107 MW Wind Farm and a Battery Energy Storage System of 20 MWh With this award, in addition to the one announced last week, Naturgy increases its current presence in Australia by more than [...]

11 09, 2020

Naturgy signs with Snowy Hydro to build a 218 MW wind farm in Victoria

2020-09-12T11:30:56+11:00September 11th, 2020|Media Releases|

Naturgy signs with Snowy Hydro its first energy sales contract with a retailer in Australia to build a 218 MW wind farm in Victoria, contributing to increase its installed capacity in the country over 500 MW Naturgy doubles its presence in Australia, becoming the Top-3 independent wind energy producer in [...]

20 03, 2020

We Finished the Assembly of the First Wind Turbine at the Berrybank 1 Wind Farm

2020-04-14T10:37:53+11:00March 20th, 2020|Media Releases|

The Berrybank wind farm in Australia continues its progress, reaching the milestone of the first installed wind turbine on Wednesday March 11. This was the first of 43 wind turbines of 4.2 MW with 136 meters of rotor and hub height of 112 meters, the assembly of which will be completed in [...]

20 03, 2020

Finalized the First Local Community Project with Funding from Berrybank 1 Wind Farm in Australia

2020-04-14T10:32:04+11:00March 20th, 2020|Media Releases|

Lismore Water Tower Project has been recently completed near Berrybank, where the wind farm is being constructed. The local artist, Jimmi Buscombe, who rose to fame when a video about his “Gutsy the Wombat” mural had 58 million views on Facebook, has now completed a large mural on a water [...]

30 09, 2019

Another Successful Step in the Fulfillment of the Local Investment Plan (LIP) Associated to Berrybank 1 Wind Farm

2020-04-14T10:24:21+11:00September 30th, 2019|Media Releases|

Our EPC Contractor for this project, Vestas, and its partner, Marand Precision Engineering, have commenced production in the wind turbine assembly facility in Geelong. Together with Marand, Vestas has fulfilled a significant milestone for its new wind turbine assembly facility in Geelong. The facility has commenced production of Drivetrains and [...]

27 07, 2019

Berrybank 1 Wind Farm Sod Turning Ceremony

2020-04-14T10:15:52+11:00July 27th, 2019|Media Releases|

Berrybank Development P/L (Global Power Generation Australia Pty Ltd) has officially marked the start of construction of Stage 1 of the 43 Turbine Berrybank Wind Farm with having hosted our Sod-Turning Ceremony which took place on Friday 21st June 2019. This event was attended This event was attended The Hon. [...]