Project Description

Gunnedah Solar Farm, located near Gunnedah – west of Tamworth in regional New South Wales. The 153MW Project will accommodate a large scale solar PV system utilising single-axis tracking, ground mounted panels which will generate energy throughout the day, when it is needed most. Single-axis tracking has been selected for this project to harness the highest amount of solar irradiance as the panels will track the sun’s movement east to west each day.

Labourooś involvement: Supplied skilled labourers, piling operators, machinery operators, leading hands, Supervisor, and complimentary fleet for our client on-site.

System peak dc capacity: 153MWdc

Annual energy yield: 309GWh (enough to meet the energy needs of over 48,000 homes)

Solar panels: Canadian Solar CS3W-MB-AG BiHiKu 430/435/440MW panels

Type: Single Axis Tracker Solar Array, Nextracker Inc

EPC Contractor: PCL Construction Pacific Rim Pty Ltd