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Mercury gives go-ahead for Turita wind farm

Thursday 28 Mar 19 11:00am

 

ENERGY generator and retailer Mercury says it is going ahead with what will be the country’s third-largest wind farm.

The 119-megawatt, $256 million project at Turitea, near Palmerston North, has had planning consent since 2010, and Mercury chief executive Fraser Whineray says that now is the right time to build it.

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