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Sunshine Coast solar officially opened

Sunshine Coast solar officially opened

A 15MW solar far on the Sunshine Coast was connected to the grid this week and officially opened by a combination of Local and State Government officers and ministers. The Sunshin ...

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Lighthouse buys Qld solar farm

Lighthouse buys Qld solar farm

A 20MW solar farm currently under construction in Queensland has been sold to renewable energy investor Lighthouse Infrastructures. Lighthouse wil purhase the solar farm at Hughen ...

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WestGen appoints contractors for solar farm

WestGen appoints contractors for solar farm

Renewable energy developer WestGen has announced major contractors for its $75 million Byford solar farm project in Western Australia. Germany company Phoenix Solar has been award ...

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Community consulted on Finley Solar

Community consulted on Finley Solar

Developer ESCO Pacific held a community consultation event this week to discuss its plans for the $220 million Finley Solar Farm. The project, located in the Berrigan region of NS ...

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Coleambally solar PPP deal

Coleambally solar PPP deal

Energy Australia has agreed to a 12 year power purhcase agreement with French renewable developer Neoen's project at Coleambally in the NSW Riverina. The deal covers 100MW of the ...

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$8m renewable project for WA mine

$8m renewable project for WA mine

Mining group GMA garnet has commissioned Advanced Energy Resources to build an $8 million wind and solar farm to supply power to its facility at Port Gregory in WA. The 3MW projec ...

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Adani solar “not tokenism”

Adani solar “not tokenism”

While Adani Enterprises faces major opposition from activists opposed to its controversial Queensland coal project, the company says it has secured agreements to build two solar f ...

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40MW solar approved near Toowoomba

40MW solar approved near Toowoomba

A second solar farm at Yarranlea outside the Queensland city of Toowoomba has been approved by the regional council. Yarranlea secured approval in January for a 100MW solar farm o ...

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Entura wins Qld solar contracts

Entura wins Qld solar contracts

Hydro Tasmania’s consulting firm Entura has been appointed as engineer for two solar farms in Queensland under development by Canadian Solar . Entura will work on Canadian Solar’s ...

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First Solar to build Manildra solar

First Solar to build Manildra solar

A 13 year supply deal with Energy Australia has underpinned the construction of a 100MW solar farm in Manildra, to be delivered by First Solar. Work on the 42MW facility will begi ...

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