Ardandra Solar Farm and Battery

A hybrid solar and battery project located adjacent to the Octopus managed Dulacca Wind Farm.

Ardandra is a 100MW hybrid solar and 55MW/220MWh battery project located immediately adjacent to the Octopus managed Dulacca Wind Farm, in the Western Downs Region approximately 350km out of Brisbane. The location of this project provides an unique opportunity to simultaneously introduce solar, battery and wind to the market using the same transmission line.

Key Facts

Location: Western Downs Region, approximately 350km from Brisbane, Queensland (QLD), Australia.

Expected homes powered: Up to 28,000.

Expected renewable energy capacity: Up to 100MW.

Battery capacity: 75MW / 150MWh.

Jobs created: Up to 150 construction jobs.

Size: Over 280 hectares.

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2 May 2024

Australian Renewable Energy Market Update – April 2024

Our April 2024 Renewable Energy Market Update includes key insights from the AEMO and AER Q1 Quarterly Reports, the Government's announcement of first tender rounds under the expanded CIS and Australia's plan to increase capability in green manufacturing and technology.
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Quarterly Video Update – Energy Markets Outlook

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Australian Renewable Energy Market Update – March 2024

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