Perdekraal West Wind Energy Facility Site 1.
Project Name: Perdekraal West Wind Energy Facility Site 1
Applicant: Perdekraal West Wind Farm (Pty) Ltd
Amendment request: Perdekraal West Wind Farm (Pty) Ltd are requesting the Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) to amend the wind farm layout as well as amend the project description as described in the environmental authorisation dated 4th December 2012 and in the associated Environmental Impact Assessment Report (EIAR) dated July 2011, as follows:
- Update to wind farm layout;
- The turbine specification (as specified on page 5 of the EA and page 34 of the associated FEIR) is to change to:
- Number of wind turbines: from 60-65 up to 47.
- Rotor diameter: From 120m up to 155m;
- Hub height: up to 120m; and
- Blade tip height: 198m.
Project Location: The project site is located in the Cape Winelands District Municipality and the Witzenberg Local Municipality on the following properties:
- The Farm Lower Stinkfontein 245
- Portion 1 of Rietpoort Farm 243
In terms of Condition 5 of the Environmental Authorisation and Regulation 31 of the EIA Regulations of December 2014, as amended, it is possible for an applicant to apply, in writing, to the competent authority for a change or deviation from the project description to be approved.
Motivation Report available for Public Review: Savannah Environmental has compiled a Motivation Report in support of the amendment application. The Motivation Report is available for public review and comment. The report is available for review between the 3 September 2018 and the 4 October 2018 at www.savannahsa.com. The due date for written comment is 4 October 2018.
To obtain further information and register on the project database, please submit your name, contact information and interest in the project, in writing, to Savannah Environmental:
Rozanne Els of Savannah Environmental
Post: P.O. Box 148, Sunninghill, 2157 , Johannesburg
Tel: 011 656 3237 | Fax: 086 684 0547
Documents for public review are available for download.
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