Williamsdale Solar Farm, ACT, Australia

Last Modified: Thu Oct 05 2017 14:13:27 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 11 MW
    installed capacity of the Williamsdale Solar Farm located approximately 20 km south of Canberra.
  • 21,901 MWh
    proposed to be generated per year.
  • 3,600
    ACT households that will be powered by the farm. It will help the territory reach its target of sourcing 100% renewable electricity by 2020.
  • 460,000 tonnes
    estimated reduction in CO2 emissions each year, once the farm is operational.
  • 30
    hectares of land will be used.
  • 36,000
    solar panels, mounted on a single tracking system, will be used.
  • 3
    major organisations involved: 1) Project owner and developer: Impact Investment Group 2) EPC & O&M: Ib Vogt 3) Power distribution: ACT govenrment.
  • $30 million
    estimated project cost.
  • ?
    peak jobs during construction phase.
  • ?
    FTE during operational phase.
  • 05 Oct 2017
    Farm formally commissioned, though it was operational earlier in the year.