Western Downs Green Power Hub Solar PV Park is a 460MW solar PV power project. It is planned in Queensland, Australia. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the under construction stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2021 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2024. Buy the profile here.
The project is being developed and currently owned by Neoen Australia. The company has a stake of 100%.
Western Downs Green Power Hub Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is planned over 1,500 hectares.
The project is expected to generate 1,047,000MWh electricity and supply enough clean energy to power 235,000 households. The project is expected to offset 864,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is expected to be around $427.939m.
The solar power project consists of 1,117,000 modules.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2021. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2024.
Power purchase agreement
The power generated from the project will be sold to CleanCo Queenland under a power purchase agreement from 2022. The offtake capacity is expected to be 325MW.
Sterling and Wilson is expected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.
The project will utilise single axis tracker that are likely to be supplied by NEXTracker.
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About Neoen Australia
Neoen Australia Pty Ltd (Neoen Australia) generates, produces, and distributes renewable energy and offers solar, wind, and biomass energy project development, construction, and maintenance services. Neoen Australia is headquartered in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.