Wind energyProject Musselroe Wind Farm FCAS Trial
Report: Mussleroe Wind Farm Lessons Learnt Progress Report 2019 (PDF 988KB)
This report provides an update on the understanding of the economic and commercial case for FCAS participation to support the business case for current and future participants seeking to participate in this market.
Musselroe Wind Farm (Musselroe), located at Cape Portland in the North East of Tasmania comprises 56 V90 Vestas turbines with an installed capacity of 168 MW.
The facility is owned and operated by Woolnorth Wind Farm Holding Pty Ltd (WNH) who also own and operate the Studland Bay (75 MW capacity) and Bluff Point (65 MW capacity) wind farms located in the North West of Tasmania.
Musselroe is connected to the Tasmanian network via a 48km 110 kV single circuit dedicated transmission line from the wind farm to the Tasmanian shared network at Derby, approximately 120km from Georgetown, the Regional Reference Node (RRN) for Tasmania.