Waikato Solar PV Park is a 300MW solar PV power project. It is planned in Waikato, New Zealand. 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. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2023. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed and currently owned by Genesis Energy. The company has a stake of 100%.

Waikato Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project.

The project is expected to generate 550,000MWh of electricity. The project cost is expected to be around $417m.

Development status

Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2023.

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About Genesis Energy

Genesis Energy Ltd (Genesis) is an energy company. It generates electricity and supplies it on retail and wholesale basis. The company produces power using the coal, gas, and renewable sources such as hydro, wind and solar. Genesis also supplies gas and LPG, and related services to end-users. It also purchases and sells electricity derivatives. Through its interest in the Kupe Joint Venture, it explores for, develops and produces gas and petroleum products, and owns the Kupe oil and gas field in the offshore Taranaki basin. Genesis is headquartered in Auckland, New Zealand.


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