Riverland Solar Farm and Storage, South Australia, Australia

Last Modified: Tue May 30 2017 11:33:00 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 330 MW
    planned installed capacity of the Riverland Solar Farm and Storage located near Cadell on the western edge of South Australia's Riverland about 120 kilometres east of Adelaide. In addition, 100 MW of battery storage capacity will be built.
  • ? GWh
    of electricity will be generated per year.
  • ?
    approximate number of households that can be powered by the farm each year.
  • ?
    estimated reduction in CO2 emissions each year.
  • ?
    hectares of land within the existing wind farm range will be used.
  • 3.4 million
    solar panels will be installed along with 1.1 million batteries.
  • 3
    major organizations involved: Project Developer: Lyon Group, EPC and O&M: TBD, Distribution: TBD
  • $1 billion
    estimated project cost. $700 million for solar farm, $300 million for battery storage.
  • 270
    peak jobs during construction phase.
  • ?
    jobs during operational phase.
  • Jun 2017
    Planned start of construction.
  • Dec 2016
    Expected completion/commissioning.