Nevertire Solar Farm, New South Wales, Australia - Project details and construction updates

Last Modified: Wed Apr 29 2020 06:12:33 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 132 MW
    planned installed capacity of the proposed solar farm located approximately 1km west from Nevertire and would be accessed from the Mitchell Highway.
  • ? GWh
    proposed to be generated per year.
  • 39,286
    approximate number of households that can be powered by the farm each year.
  • ? tonnes
    estimated reduction in CO2 emissions each year, once the farm is operational.
  • ?
    hectares of land will be used for the farm.
  • ?
    solar panels will be used.
  • 3
    major organisations involved: 1) Project owner and developer: Elliott Green Power 2) EPC contractor: Biosar 3) Power distribution: TBD.
  • ? million
    estimated project cost.
  • ?
    peak jobs during construction phase.
  • ?
    FTE during operational phase.
  • ?
    planned start of construction.
  • 26 Jul 2017
    Planning approval obtained from NSW government.
  • 22 May 2018
    Biosar awarded the EPC contract.
  • Jul 2018
    Construction begins.
  • 15 Dec 2019
    Project begins to send power to the grid.