Category Archives: News

Jupiter Project Under Assessment

Following a detailed review and in response to the submissions received during the public exhibition period of the Jupiter EIS, the layout and design of the Project were amended to reduce the environmental impacts across the full suite of technical areas and in response to issues raised. The changes made have significantly reduced the visual, […]

Progressing Forward

Following the review of the submissions, comments and recommendations from the Governmental Agencies, industry and the public, the project layout was revised in order to reduce the overall impacts of the project. The project is currently progressing well and more updates will be made available as we progress forward. The revised map for the Jupiter […]

Jupiter Wind Farm – The Next Stage

The EIS for the proposed Jupiter wind farm was on public exhibition from November 30th, 2016 until February 15th, 2017. However, due to fires near the Mt Fairy area in January 2017, the Department of Planning and Environment (DP&E) extended the exhibition period for an additional two weeks until March 1st, 2017. This extension was […]

Jupiter Windfarm is Now on Public Exhibition

Following completion of comprehensive and detailed assessments which have been undertaken in accordance with the SEARs received from Department of Planning and Environment, the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) and the relevant technical reports have been completed. Following a recent adequacy review by the DPE, the EIS was found to have adequately addressed the SEARs and […]

EIS Update

EPYC is in the process of reviewing the areas identified by the Department with a view to re-submitting the EIS at a later date. While we are disappointed with the Department’s decision, we remain fully committed to the Jupiter Wind Farm project and delivering the long-term clean energy benefits of this State Significant Development.