Prairie Solar Farm is a 240MW solar PV power project. It is planned in Victoria, Australia. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the permitting stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2024 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2026. Buy the profile here.
The project is being developed and currently owned by Pacific Hydro. The company has a stake of 100%.
Prairie Solar Farm is a ground-mounted solar project which is planned over 950 hectares.
The project is expected to supply enough clean energy to power 120,000 households, to offset 426,880t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is expected to be around $228m.
The solar power project consists of 1,000,000 modules.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2024. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2026.
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About Pacific Hydro
Pacific Hydro Pty Ltd (Pacific Hydro) a subsidiary of State Power Investment Corporation, is an energy solutions provider that undertakes the development and operations of the renewable power projects. The company offers wind, hydro, solar and geothermal power projects at varying stages of development, construction and operation. It also operates hydro and wind assets, and has a development pipeline. Pacific Hydro operates through various businesses across Brazil, Australia, and Chile. The company also has operating assets and development projects in South Australia, New South Wales, Western Australia and Victoria. Pacific Hydro is headquartered in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.