Project

Stubbo Solar Farm

PROJECT STATUS
Detailed Planning
Stubbo Solar Farm

The 400-megawatt Stubbo Solar Farm, proposed by UPC/AC Renewables, is to be located approximately 10 kilometres north of Gulgong in the Central West Orana Renewable Energy Zone (REZ). The proposed solar farm comprises two separated sections and a Battery Energy Storage System of up to 200 megawatt hours.

The project will include an onsite substation and connect to an existing 330 kilovolt transmission line, operated by TransGrid.

Key Dates

2018 Project Announced
Oct 2021 Expected Construction Commencement
Oct 2023 Expected Construction Completion

Procurement

Procuring Agency: UPC/AC Renewables

PROJECT HISTORY

Apr 2020 The project's proponent issued a Scoping Paper and requested the Secretary's Environmental Assessment Requirements for the project.
May 2020 The NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment Secretary's Environmental Assessment Requirements were issued for the preparation of the Environmental Impact Assessment of the project.
Dec 2020 The Environmental Impact Statement was put on public exhibition.
Sector
Energy
Procurement approach
Unconfirmed |
Location
New South Wales |
Infrastructure Australia status
Not considered
Resources
Project website
Stubbo Solar Farm