Barcaldine Remote Community solar farm

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Barcaldine Remote Community solar farm is an operating solar farm in Queensland, Australia.


Project Details

The solar farm has two phase that is at least 20 MW. (Read more about solar capacity ratings.)

Table 1: Phase-level project details for Barcaldine Remote Community solar farm

Phase name Status Commissioning year Nameplate capacity Owner
1 Operating[1] 2016[1][2] 25 MWp/dc[1] Foresight Group[3]
2 Cancelled (inferred October 2021) 50 MWp/dc[1] Elecnor[1]

Location

Table 2: Phase-level location details for Barcaldine Remote Community solar farm

Phase name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
1 Queensland, Australia[4] -23.5477, 145.3189 (exact)[4]
2 Queensland, Australia[4] -23.5477, 145.3189 (exact)[4]

The map below shows the exact locations of the solar farm phases:

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Parkinson, Giles (October 10, 2017). "Elecnor Gets Approval To Add 50Mw To Qld'S First Solar Farm". Renew Economy. Archived from the original on November 15, 2021. Retrieved January 18, 2022.
  2. "Elecnor Sells Its Barcaldine Solar Pv Farm In Australia". Elecnor. Archived from the original on November 15, 2021. Retrieved January 18, 2022.
  3. "www.foresightgroup.eu/media/hfuo1mq0/20170216-barcaldine-foresight-press-release-final.pdf" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on November 15, 2021. Retrieved January 18, 2022.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 https://www.google.com/maps/place/Barcaldine+Solar+Farm/@-23.5451326,145.3132613,2178m/data=!3m1!1e3!4m12!1m6!3m5!1s0x6a34d73fb2d7e6ad:0xd39a82da2b4ddffc!2sBarcaldine+Solar+Farm!8m2!3d-23.547733!4d145.3188015!3m4!1s0x6a34d73fb2d7e6ad:0xd39a82da2b4ddffc!8m2!3d-23.547733!4d145.3188015. Missing or empty |title= (help)