Sandy Creek Solar Farm is an 840MW solar PV power project. It is planned in New South Wales, Australia. The project is currently in announced stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2024 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2026.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Solar PV||840||–||840||Announced||New South Wales, Australia||Lightsource BP Renewable Energy Investments|
The project is being developed and currently owned by Lightsource BP Renewable Energy Investments.
Sandy Creek Solar Farm is a ground-mounted solar project which is planned over 1,600 hectares.
The project is expected to generate 1,757,463MWh electricity and supply enough clean energy to power 253,419 households. The project is expected to offset 1,405,970t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is expected to be around $848.4m.
The solar power project consists of 1,400,000 modules.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2024. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2026.
About Lightsource BP Renewable Energy Investments
Lightsource BP Renewable Energy Investments Ltd (Lightsource BP) formerly Lightsource Renewable Energy Ltd, is an alternative energy company. It acquires, develops and manages large-scale solar projects and smart energy solutions. The company’s service offering includes site identification, power marketing, engineering, procurement, construction management, and operation and maintenance services. Lightsource BP also provides power purchase agreements, risk management, asset management, monitoring, optimization and financing solutions. It operates across Americas, Africa, Asia Pacific, the Middle East and Europe. The company is owned by BP Plc and its management and staff. The Company is headquartered in London, Greater London, the UK.
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