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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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$1billion solar park for SA Riverland

$1billion solar park for SA Riverland

Lyon Group has announced plans for a 330MW solar in the South Australian Riverland, near the town of Morgan. The facility will be constructed by Downer EDI, with work set to begin ...

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Big boost for large-scale solar

Big boost for large-scale solar

Investment by the threatened Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) will triple Australia’s large scale solar production after the agency announced the results of its latest s ...

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Sun Brilliance goes big

Sun Brilliance goes big

Perth-based solar developer and systems integrator Sun Brilliance has upsized its planned solar farm near Perth from 25MW to 100MW. The company announced the project earlier this ...

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Conergy goes big on storage

Conergy goes big on storage

Conergy's Lakeland solar farm in Queensland will also comprise a major storage facility partially funded with $17.4 million from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency. The 10.8MW ...

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More solar for Queensland

More solar for Queensland

Solar developer ESCO Pacific has submitted plans for three projects in Queensland with a combined capacity of 320MW. ESCO, which has a target of 1000MW of projects, has proposed a ...

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Solar Roads come to Oz

Solar Roads come to Oz

French company Colas is in discussions with Australian infrastructure developers on including its unique "solar bitumen" technology in new roads. Colas has worked with the French ...

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