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Project tracker

Bald Hills Wind Farm

The large-scale renewable energy sector is experiencing unprecedented activity across Australia. This page offers a snapshot of renewable energy projects that are under development around the country which will soon be feeding clean, low-cost energy into the Australian electricity market.

Renewable energy generation projects

There are currently 105 projects that are in construction (or due to start construction soon) around Australia. This is based on projects that have reached financial close and are not yet commissioned.

These wind, solar and bioenergy projects will deliver over $17.6 billion in capital costs, 10,301 MW of new renewable energy capacity and create 13,502 direct jobs.

Data collected from 1 January 2017. The information on this page is current as of 25 June 2021.

Project tracker june 2021

Number of projects in construction or due to start soon (by state)

StateNumber of projects
QLD18
NSW28
VIC15
SA26
NT5
WA10

Summary of projects completed by year

As well as the huge number of projects that are still in construction or due to start construction soon, 30 projects were completed in 2020.

Please note that data is based on information we have been able to source. Data is not always available for every project.

Projects completed (commissioned)20172018201920202021
Number of projects
112742307
Investment (A$m)
$1580$2991$5282$3659$1885
MW869156526211941963
Jobs created7202739591631901303

Projects completed (commissioned) in 2021

TechStateOwnerProject nameCapacity MWCapital cost (A$m)Jobs
WindWAAlinta Energy and Ratch-Australia

Yandin Wind Farm

210400150
SolarNSWTEC-CMolong Solar Farm2529100
SolarVICBayWa r.e.Yatpool Solar Farm81500270
WindNSWBJCE AustraliaBiala Wind Farm11019270
SolarVICWirtgen InvestGlenrowan West Solar Farm130120350
WindNSWRATCH AustraliaCollector Wind Farm227360150
WindVICGlobal Power GenerationBerrybank Wind Farm180284213
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Battery storage projects

There are currently 22 battery projects that are in construction (or due to start construction soon) around Australia. This is based on projects that have reached financial close and are not yet commissioned.

These battery storage projects will deliver over $971 million in capital costs, 1,415 MW of new energy storage capacity with the ability to discharge 2,818 MWh.

Data collected from TBA. The information on this page is current as 25 June of 2021.

Battery project map june 2021

Summary of projects completed by year

As well as the projects that are still in construction or due to start construction soon, no projects were completed in 2020.

Please note that data is based on information we have been able to source. Data is not always available for every project.

Projects completed (commissioned)2017201820192020
Number of projects
1420
Investment (A$m)
$90$136$41.6-
MW10012050-
MWh1299985-

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