Whyalla Solar Farm, South Australia, Australia

Last Modified: Tue Oct 03 2017 12:47:15 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 140 MW
    planned installed capacity of the Whyalla Solar Farm located located 10 km north of Whyalla on South Australia’s Port Lincoln Highway.
  • ? GWh
    proposed to be generated per year.
  • ?
    number of homes that the plant will power, once fully operational.
  • ? tonnes
    estimated reduction in CO2 emissions each year, once the farm is operational.
  • ? hectares
    of land will be used.
  • ?
    Number of solar panels that will be used.
  • 3
    major organisations involved: 1) Project developer: Adani 2) EPC contractor: TBD 3) Power distribution: TBD.
  • $200 million
    estimated project cost.
  • 150
    peak jobs during construction phase.
  • ?
    FTE during operational phase.
  • 2018
    Expected start of construction, farm could be generating power by early 2019.
  • 26 Sep 2017
    Whyalla receives development approval.