Clermont Solar Farm is an 89.216MW solar PV power project. It is located in Queensland, Australia. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 2018 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in June 2019.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Solar PV||89.216||89.216||–||Active||Queensland, Australia||Epuron; Island Green Power UK; Wirsol Energy|
The project was developed by Epuron, Island Green Power UK and Wirsol Energy. The project is currently owned by WIRSOL Energy.
Clermont Solar Farm is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 497 acres.
The project generates 205GWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 31,000 households, offsetting 184,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $145.992m.
The project construction commenced in 2018 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in June 2019.
Power Purchase Agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to ZEN Energy under a power purchase agreement.
RCR Tomlinson was selected to render EPC services for the solar PV power project.
Risen Energy was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company installed 275,442 modules at the site.
The inverters were procured from SMA Solar Technology for the project.
The project is utilising single axis trackers supplied by NEXTracker.
WIRSOL Energy is the O&M contractor for the solar PV power project.
Epuron Pty Ltd (Epuron), formerly Taurus Energy Pty Ltd, a subsidiary of Epuron Holding GmbH & Co KG, is a renewable energy company that develops wind and solar energy projects. The company provides resource monitoring and assessment for wind and solar energy projects including data capture and management, and hardware installation and maintenance. It offers development services such as site finding, conceptual design, site assessment, landowner and community relations, and development consents. Epuron provides pre construction services including wind resource and yield assessment, site layouts, equipment selection and tendering, and others. The company also offers technical commercial management services of solar projects including operational performance monitoring, and operation and maintenance management. It serves across Australia. Epuron is headquartered in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
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