Western Downs Green Power Hub, Queensland, Australia

Last Modified: Fri May 25 2018 06:35:17 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 500 MW
    planned installed capacity of the Western Downs Green Power Hub located 22 km south of Chinchilla and 62 km north west of Dalby. The farm will comprise of solar PV along with battery storage.
  • 1,050 GWh
    of electricity will be generated per year.
  • ?
    approximate number of households that can be powered by the farm each year.
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    estimated reduction in CO2 emissions each year.
  • 1,500
    hectares of ground mounted solar panels and 2 hectares of battery energy storage, which suggests storage of some considerable size.
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    turbines will be used.
  • 3
    major organizations involved: 1) Project Developer: Neoen, 2) EPC and O&M: TBD, 3) Distribution: TBD
  • ?
    estimated project cost.
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    peak jobs during construction phase.
  • ?
    jobs during operational phase.
  • 2019
    Likely start of construction.
  • May 2018
    Council planning approval obtained.