Gregadoo Solar Farm, New South Wales, Australia - Project details and construction updates

Last Modified: Sat May 16 2020 06:32:24 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 47 MW
    planned generation capacity of the Gregadoo Solar Farm located near Wagga Wagga in southern New South Wales.
  • ? GWh
    proposed to be generated per year.
  • 15,000
    approximate number of households that can be powered by the farm each year.
  • ? tonnes
    estimated reduction in CO2 emissions each year, once the farm is operational.
  • 90
    hectares of rural land will be used for the farm. The project will connect to the grid via TransGrid's substation.
  • 122,000
    Number of solar panels mounted on single axis tracking system will be used.
  • 3
    major organisations involved: Project Developers: Green Switch Australia, EPC and O&M: TBD, Distribution: TBD.
  • $61 million
    estimated project cost.
  • 150
    peak jobs during construction phase.
  • ?
    FTE during operational phase.
  • 4Q2018
    likely start of construction with the farm expected to be grid-connected and fully operational in 9 months.
  • Apr 2018
    Project developer plans to submit their application for approval by the NSW Department of Planning and Environment.
  • 14 Dec 2018
    Approval granted by Department of Planning and Environment, NSW