Wind power

Entura has a long history in the wind industry through our connection with Hydro Tasmania. 

As part of Hydro Tasmania, Australia’s largest renewable energy producer, Entura can draw on 30 years of experience developing wind farms at the forefront of the industry in Australia. We have also been involved in more than 100 advanced and operational wind farm projects totalling more than 20,000 MW in India, South Africa, Sri Lanka, China, the Philippines, New Zealand and the Pacific.

Entura can guide you through the spectrum of activities in developing, constructing, commissioning and operating your own wind farm. Our guidance extends well beyond a purely technical consultancy. We also offer you the benefit of our insights and experiences of negotiating major contracts and agreements as an owner/developer, working with legal and commercial service providers, supplying specialised technical services for EPC contractors, and supporting debt and equity providers.

Our services include:

  • pre-feasibility and feasibility studies
  • resource monitoring and data collection
  • resource assessments and energy estimates
  • wind turbine technology assessments
  • community consultation
  • planning permits and environmental impact assessments
  • power system studies and grid connection compliance testing
  • balance of plant design
  • reactive power and voltage control design
  • options studies
  • technical due diligence
  • Owner’s and Lender’s Engineer services
  • integration with other forms of generation and energy storage.