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.
|Oct 2021||Expected Construction Commencement|
|Oct 2023||Expected Construction Completion|
|Procuring Agency:||UPC/AC Renewables|
|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.|
|Jun 2021||The NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment approved the project's State Significant Development application.|