Munna Creek Solar Farm, Queensland, Australia

Last Modified: Fri Feb 02 2018 20:54:13 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 120 MW
    planned installed capacity of Munna Creek solar farm located about 60 kilometres south of Maryborough in Queensland.
  • 250 GWh
    proposed to be generated per year.
  • 30,000
    approximate number of households that can be powered by the farm each year.
  • 200,000 tonnes
    estimated reduction in CO2 emissions each year, once the farm is operational, roughly equivalent to removing over 50,000 cars from the road.
  • 250
    hectares of land on which the farm will be sited.
  • 500,000
    solar panels will be used.
  • 3
    major organisations involved: Project Developer: Renewable Energy System Technologies, EPC and O&M: TBD. Distribution: Ergon Energy.
  • $200 million
    estimated project cost.
  • 300
    peak jobs during construction phase.
  • 15
    jobs during operational phase.
  • 2018
    Expected start of construction
  • 29 Jan 2019
    Fraser Coast Regional Council gives go ahead to the farm.