Bannerton Orchard Solar PV Park is an 110MW solar PV power project. It is located in Victoria, Australia. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. The project construction commenced in 2017 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in July 2019. Buy the profile here.
The project was developed by Foresight Solar Australia (UK) and Syncline Energy. Foresight Group, KDB Infrastructure Investment Asset Management and Hanwha Energy Corporation Singapore are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 48.5%, 48.5% and 3% respectively.
Bannerton Orchard Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 192 hectares.
The project supplies enough clean energy to power 40,000 households, offsetting 88,400t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $78.964m.
The project construction commenced in 2017 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in July 2019.
Power purchase agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to Alinta Energy under a power purchase agreement for a period of 17 years. The contracted capacity is 88MW.
UGL was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.
Hanwha Solutions was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company provided 319,406 modules each with 345W of nameplate capacity.
The inverters were procured from SMA Solar Technology for the project.
UGL is the O&M contractor for the solar PV power project for a period of 2 years.
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