Our Capabilities

EPYC has significant experience in all aspects essential to the development of successful environmentally friendly wind farms.

Site Identification & Land Agreement

  • Preliminary feasibility assessment (wind resource, terrain, accessibility, power grid transmission, consumption centres, community centres, environmental factors)
  • Amalgamating and securing sites through negotiations with land owners and other stakeholders

Site Assessment

  • Wind engineering
  • Identification of suitable locations for wind monitoring towers
  • Selection, installation and maintenance of wind monitoring towers and all relevant instruments
  • Wind data collection and analysis through use of appropriate software
  • Wind energy analysis, assessment & micrositing

Grid Connection

  • Investigating options for power grid connection.
  • Assessing the viability of network connection and optimum solutions with network service providers.

Project determination & preliminary design

  • Preliminary engineering studies
  • Preliminary techno-economic feasibility studies
  • Economic modelling

Community consultation

  • Identification of stakeholders including land owners and local community members for the purpose of consultation
  • Preparation and implementation of extensive and ongoing community consultation programs with the community and all relevant stakeholders
  • Providing feedback on community perspectives relevant to project progress

Turbine selection & Offer to Connect

  • Selection of most suitable turbine for the project based on technical and economical parameters as required
  • Negotiations with network service providers for the purpose of obtaining connection agreements or an Offer to Connect (OTC) for the project

Power Purchase Agreement (PPA)

  • Negotiating with energy retailers for the sale of clean energy generated from the project

Engineering, procurement & construction

  • Preparation, negotiation and selection of engineering, procurement and construction contractors
  • Full project and construction management