Solar

Construction to start on initial stage of Solar Systems' $125m solar power station in Mildura

Solar Systems, a subsidiary of Silex Systems Ltd, has announced construction of the initial stage of what is said to be Australia's largest solar farm, creating business opportunities for specialists in solar technology construction.

Raft of tender opportunities for construction of $464m Solar Dawn consortium project

Tenders are now open for the $464m Solar Dawn consortium project, led by Areva Solar, near Chinchilla in Queensland.

Tenders expected soon for Solar Dawn project comprising 250MW thermal gas hybrid power plant

Tenders are expected to released soon for the Solar Dawn consortium project, led by Areva Solar, near Chinchilla in Queensland.

Kogan Creek’s Solar Boost Project a step closer with $38m power station overhaul half complete

Kogan Creek’s Solar Boost Project a step closer with the $38m overhaul of its Power Station hitting the halfway mark.

Project approval for BP Solar's $600m Moree Solar Farm, funding approval expected by year end

With Government approval in hand and full funding approval expected by the end of 2011, construction on the proposed $600m Moree solar farm could begin in mid-2012.

EPC contractor appointments for major solar power stations in QLD and NSW likely by end of year

Proponents for two major solar projects proposed for Queensland and New South Wales expect to fulfil conditions for their projects including EPC contractor arrangements and funding by 2012.

Registrations of interest open for $104 million Kogan Creek Solar Boost Project near Chinchilla

Suppliers, service providers and job seekers can register their interest for $104.

Wind and solar farms to account for $28 billion of investment in large-scale utility projects

The Australian renewable energy industry is expected to benefit from A$36 billion of investment by 2020, according to a recent report.