PROPOSED ST HELENA COMMUNITY WIND FARM DEVELOPMENT, WESTERN CAPE PROVINCE
DEA Reference Number: 12/12/20/2157
Arcus GIBB Reference Number: J30212
Environmental Assessment Practitioners: Arcus GIBB (Pty) Ltd.
Proponent: Just Energy
Just Energy is proposing to establish a community wind farm in association with the Seeland Development Trust and associated infrastructure on Langeklip Farm (Erf 47) near St Helena Bay in the Saldanha Bay Municipality, Western Cape Province. The proposed St Helena Community Wind Farm Development is expected to generate approximately 30 MW and will comprise of between 10 to 35 wind turbines. Associated infrastructure will include on-site transformers and control equipment buildings, access roads to the various turbines and on site during construction and electrical cables connecting the turbines to a new substation site where the connecting cables will link into the electricity grid through a possible overhead powerline. In order to comply with the necessary environmental regulations, Just Energy has appointed Arcus GIBB (Pty) Ltd as the independent Environmental Assessment Practitioner (EAP), to undertake an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) process to determine potential environmental impacts associated with the proposed activity. This webpage has been developed to provide the public with access to compiled documents regarding the St Helena Community Wind Farm EIA.
Please address any comments you may have regarding the EIA process or compiled documents in writing to:
Arcus GIBB (Pty) Ltd;
Mr. Jan-Willem de Jager
PO Box 3695, Cape Town, 8000
Tel: (021) 469 9100/9201;
Fax: (021) 424 5571;