Maffra Solar Farm, Victoria, Australia

Last Modified: Thu Jul 05 2018 02:52:29 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 30 MW
    planned generation capacity of UK renewable energy developer AR Partners at Maffra. The farm will be located on the outskirts of Maffra, on Brewers Hill Rd in the Shire of Wellington.
  • 4,266 MWh
    proposed to be generated per year.
  • 7,200
    approximate number of households that can be powered by the farm each year.
  • ?
    estimated reduction in CO2 emissions each year, once the farm is operational.
  • 63
    hectares of low-yielding grazing land will be used.
  • 125,000
    solar panels will be used.
  • ?
    major organisations involved: 1) Project owner and developer: AR Partners 2) EPC & O&M: TBD 3) Power distribution: TBD.
  • $40 million
    estimated project cost.
  • 200
    peak jobs during construction phase.
  • ?
    FTE during operational phase.
  • ?
    planned start of construction.
  • 03 Jul 2018
    Wellington Shire Council approves the planning permit. It will be the first solar farm located in Wellington Shire, and aligns with Council’s commitment to develop a sustainable and environmentally friendly municipality.