A quick look at the new all-time record for wind production, NEMwide, on Friday evening 7th July 2023
record wind output
The ‘all time maximum wind production’ record has been increased again (actually twice) during this windy spell.
Saturday evening saw a new all-time record for aggregate wind farm production across the NEM.
Saturday evening 25th July 2021 saw the instantaneous production from wind farms across the NEM surge past 6,000MW for the first time and set a new ‘all-time’ record that’s substantially higher than the previous record (set only a few days beforehand).
A look this morning at the new record (set yesterday – Tuesday 20th July) for NEM-wide wind production.
On Saturday 2nd September, AEMO responded to a BOM-issued “Severe Weather Event” warning by reducing flow capacity west on the Heywood link. Here’s how that looked…