Gunnedah Solar PV Park is a 154MW solar PV power project. It is located in New South Wales, 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. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in May 2022. Buy the profile here.

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Description

The project was developed by Canadian Solar, Gunnedah Solar Farm and Photon Energy Australia. Berkshire Hathaway and Polpo Investments are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 76% and 24% respectively.

Gunnedah Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 304 hectares.

The project generates 293.04GWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 49,000 households, offsetting 236,302t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.

Development status

The project got commissioned in May 2022.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Amazon Web Services under a power purchase agreement from 2022. The contracted capacity is 60MW.

Contractors involved

PCL Constructors was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.

Canadian Solar was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company installed 460,000 modules at the site.

Ingeteam Corporacion supplied 40 of its CON20 inverters to the project site.

Ingeteam Corporacion supplied 26 of its CON40 inverters to the project site.

The project is utilising single axis trackers supplied by NEXTracker.

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About Canadian Solar

Canadian Solar Inc (Canadian Solar) is a provider of solar energy solutions. The company designs, develops and manufactures solar ingots, wafers, modules, cells, and other solar power products. A broad range of its solar modules find application in residential, commercial, and industrial solar power generation systems; and specialty solar products include customized solar modules that customers incorporate into their own products such as portable solar home systems. Canadian Solar serves distributors, project developers, system integrators and installers and EPC companies across Asia, America, Europe, and other regions. It has manufacturing facilities in China, Taiwan, Canada, Vietnam, Thailand, and Indonesia, among others. Canadian Solar is headquartered in Guelph, Ontario, Canada.

This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.