Yarranlea Solar Farm, Queensland, Australia

Last Modified: Mon Jul 31 2017 00:05:01 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 100 MW
    planned installed capacity of the Yarranlea Solar Farm located in Pittsworth, approximately 50 km west of Toowoomba in the Darling Downs region of Queensland.
  • ?
    proposed to be generated per year.
  • 32,000
    approximate number of households that can be powered by the farm.
  • ? tonnes
    estimated reduction in CO2 emissions each year, once the farm is operational.
  • 250
    hectares of sparsely vegetated farmland will be used for the farm.
  • 400,00
    solar panels will be used.
  • 3
    major organisations involved: 1) Project owner and developer: Yarranlea Solar 2) EPC contractor: TBD 3) Power distribution: TBD.
  • $200
    estimated project cost.
  • 200
    peak jobs during construction phase.
  • 5
    FTE during operational phase.
  • Jul 2016
    Expected start of construction.
  • 08 Dec 2016
    Development plan approved by Toowoomba Regional Council amid a large number of concerns.