Yarranlea Solar PV Park is a 134MW solar PV power project. It is located in Queensland, Australia. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 2018 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in January 2020.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Solar PV 134 134 Active Queensland, Australia Icubed Consulting; Risen Energy; SMEC Australia

Description

The project was developed by Icubed Consulting, Risen Energy and SMEC Australia. The project is currently owned by Risen Energy with a stake of 100%.

Yarranlea Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 250 hectares.

The project generates 264GWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 32,000 households, offsetting 124,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $149.538m.

Development Status

The project construction commenced in 2018 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in January 2020.

Contractors Involved

Risen Energy was selected to render EPC services for the solar PV power project.

Risen Energy was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company installed 372,833 modules at the site.

The inverters were procured from SMA Solar Technology for the project.

The project is utilising single axis trackers supplied by Arctech Solar Holding.

About Risen Energy

Risen Energy Co Ltd (Risen Energy) is a developer, manufacturer and distributor of solar photovoltaic application products. The company offers solar cell slices and modules such as HJT PV module, polycrystalline PV module, and monocrystalline PV module; off-grid systems; photovoltaic new materials; and energy storage systems for utility, commercial, industrial and residential application. Risen Energy also provides services such as construction, operation and maintenance of the solar power stations; design and technical planning; leasing and building permits; site inspection and development; financing, consulting and installation and system upgrade. The company has operations in Australia, China, Germany, India, Mexico and Japan. Risen Energy is headquartered in Ningbo City, Zhejiang, China.

About SMEC Australia

Smec Australia Pty Ltd is a mechanical engineering company that offers a variety of services. It is headquartered in Australia.

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