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

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