The core strategy of Meridian Energy Australia is the development and operation of an integrated energy business underpinned by renewable energy generation in Australia.
Meridian Energy Limited (Meridian) is Australasia’s largest 100% renewable energy generator.
Meridian Energy Australia is a wholly owned subsidiary of Meridian, the largest electricity generator in New Zealand.
Meridian Energy Australia owns and operates two wind farms in Australia, both of which are GreenPower accredited and support employment in regional areas.
- The Mt Millar wind farm is located on the Eyre Peninsula in South Australia and produces approximately 180 GWh of renewable energy each year – enough to power around 36,000* households.
- The Mt Mercer wind farm (above) is located 30km south of Ballarat in Victoria and produces approximately 400 GWh of renewable energy each year – enough to power around 80,000* households.
*Based on an average household usage of 5MWh p.a.