The Dunedin City Council is "open to the idea" of buying
electricity from a community group planning to erect a $5
million windmill cluster in Blueskin Bay, and is
investigating if such a move would be viable.
Work on the Mt Stuart wind farm between Milton and Waitahuna
is progressing well as foundations are being prepared and
base rings placed in position. The rings will be embedded in
the concrete to form the base upon which each tower will be
Claimed delays over a further Environment Court hearing
involving the proposed Project Hayes wind farm on the
Lammermoor Range in Central Otago were highlighted at an
Otago Regional Council meeting on Wednesday.