Premier of Tasmania: Plans for biggest wind farm in Southern Hemisphere unveiled

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Thursday 29 November 2012

Plans have been unveiled to build the biggest wind farm in the southern hemisphere on King Island with a $2 billion project estimated to create up to 500 construction jobs.

The Premier, Lara Giddings, today announced investigations were underway to build a 200-turbine wind farm and sell the power into the Victorian electricity grid via an underwater cable across Bass Strait.

Read the full media release here