13 Oct 2009

Wind farm approved at Long Gully

6:49 am on 13 October 2009

Wellington City Council has granted Windflow Technology consent for a wind farm with 25 turbines at Long Gully.

The wind farm will be based on Long Gully station, west of Brooklyn and south of Karori, and provide electricity for up to 6000 houses.

Mighty River Power will own and operate the wind farm when it's built.