Emerald – Telstra Solar PV Park is a 90MW solar PV power project. It is located in Queensland, Australia. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in February 2019.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Solar PV 90 90 Active Queensland, Australia RES Australia


The project was developed by RES Australia and is currently owned by Lighthouse Infrastructure Management with a stake of 100%.

Emerald – Telstra Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 160 hectares.

The project generates 198,800MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 35,000 households, offsetting 66,343t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $74.448m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in February 2019.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Telstra under a power purchase agreement from 2019. The contracted capacity is 68MW.

Contractors Involved

RCR Tomlinson was selected to render EPC services for the solar PV power project.

Canadian Solar was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company installed 250,000 modules at the site.

RCR Tomlinson is the O&M contractor for the solar PV power project for a period of 2 years.

About RES Australia

RES Australia Pty Ltd (RES Australia) is an independent renewable energy company and the expertise to develop, engineer, construct, finance, and operate projects around the globe. RES Australia is headquartered in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.


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