Te Rere Hau
Windflow Technology supplied 97 Windflow 500 turbines for the 48.5 MW Te Rere Hau wind farm which received resource consent in 2005. Te Rere Hau is situated on farm land near Palmerston North.
- Stage 1 consists of 5 turbines (2.5 MW), which were installed in September 2006.
- Stage 2 (28 turbines, 14 MW) was completed in 2009.
- Stage 3 (32 turbines, 16 MW) was completed in 2009
- Stage 4 (32 turbines, 16 MW) was completed in 2011. This is located at an extension site to the east of the original wind farm.
If you are interested in exploring the wind farm site on Google Earth, please download this kmz file to see the exact location.
The Te Rere Hau wind farm is owned by NZ Windfarms Ltd.
Please note there is no public access to the wind farm.