Details

Location
Kidston
Status
Completed
Sector
New Energy
Expertise
Construction and Commissioning
Client
Genex Power Limited
Project details

Project details

The Kidston Solar Project is in Northern Queensland on the site of the historical Kidston Gold Mine, around 270 kilometres north-west of Townsville and co-located with the future 250MW Kidston hydro pumped storage power generation project. Once a new transmission line has been built to site, stage two of the solar project will expand total capacity of the project to 270MW.

Genex is a power generation development company, focused on innovative clean energy generation and electricity storage solutions.

Key figures

540,000

solar panels

26,000

approximate homes powered

Gold mine

site is located in a disused gold mine

120,000t

the amount of C02 emissions the site offsets a year
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