First home buyer, Emily Sealey, was the first to call Sequana home.With only one block left in buyer Emily Sealey’s budget, she jumped at the opportunity and secured her spot at Sequana at Logan Reserve.Ms Sealey has built a four bedroom, two bathroom home on a 375sq m block at Villawood Properties’ $55 million riverside community.The home features a large open-plan kitchen, living and dining area, two-car garage and a fully fenced yard. “While it’s a little further afield than where I had been looking, Sequana offered incredible value for money in a high-quality community,” Ms Sealey said. “I love everything about the estate, down to the upgraded light posts, the position on the river and the parklands that are going to be delivered.More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus12 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market12 hours ago“There’s easy access to the shops, public transport and medical facilities, and it’s still only 15 minutes to Browns Plains and the Logan Hyperdome.”Ms Sealy said she was looking forward to bringing up her six-year-old son in a friendly neighbourhood, with room for her two dogs to run. “It’s already shaping up to be a lovely community. I have great neighbours and everyone keeps an eye out for each other,” she said. “There will be so many kids in the adjacent streets with lots of young families moving in. There is so much green, open space with two dog parks, and further plans for new playgrounds and recreational facilities.”More than a third of the community will be dedicated to green open space, nature reserves for the rainbow bee-eater, walkways, river access, two dog parks, a state of-the-art playground and kick about areas with barbecue and covered seating areas.Villawood Properties state development manager Michael Williams said it was a hive of activity, with 30 residents settled into their homes and 20 homes nearing completion.“The range of lot sizes reflects the diverse needs and lifestyle choices of today’s families and we are looking forward to cultivating a thriving neighbourhood within this boutique masterplan,” he said.
Ørsted and project partners have held an inauguration ceremony for the Formosa 1 Phase 2 offshore wind project in Taiwan.Formosa 1 Phase 2 is an extension of the existing two-turbine Formosa 1 Phase 1 project, which was officially commissioned in April 2017.The 120MW project comprises 20 Siemens Gamesa 6MW turbines installed approximately 2 to 6km off the coast of Miaoli County.To remind, the installation of turbines was completed at the site in October, with Formosa 1 Phase 2 producing first power a month later.“Today is a historic moment for all who participated in the Formosa 1 project. All the intensive efforts invested together with our joint venture partners, local authorities, financial institutions and stakeholders have flourished,” said Matthias Bausenwein, President of Ørsted Asia Pacific and Chairman of Formosa 1.“Formosa 1 marks the first milestone for Ørsted’s expansion in Asia Pacific. With this successful first step, we are confident that Ørsted will continue to lead the growth of offshore wind in Asia.”The 120MW project is owned by Formosa I Wind Power Co. Ltd., a partnership of Ørsted (35%), JERA (32.5%), Macquarie Capital (25%) and Swancor Holding (7.5%).
ILOILO City – A woman was nabbed for issuingbouncing checks in Barangay Jalandoni Estate-Lapuz, La Paz district. The suspect was detained in the lockup cell ofthe La Paz police station, facing charges for violation of Batas Pambansa 22,the law penalizing the making or drawing and issuance of a check withoutsufficient fund or credit.Thecourt recommended a bail bond worth P2,000 for Aquino’s temporary liberty./PN The 40-year-old Sharon Aquino of BarangayJereos, La Paz was caught on the strength of an arrest warrant around 10:40a.m. on Sept. 16, a police report showed.