Australia’s international wind energy company Windlab Limited will begin construction of its $75 million Kiata wind farm in January 2017, after securing financing from John Laing Group plc and National Australia Bank. The project achieved financial close today.
Kiata Wind Farm (Kiata) is a 30MW, 9 turbine project located west of Horsham, Victoria, near the town of Nhill. Construction is expected to take less than 12 months with the wind farm being operational before the end of 2017. The project will create more than 70 jobs during construction.