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Project tracker

Bald Hills Wind Farm

The renewable energy sector is experiencing unprecedented activity across Australia.

There are currently 92 projects that are in construction (or due to start construction soon) in Australia. This is based on projects that have reached financial close and are not yet commissioned.

These projects will deliver over $25.4 billion in investment, 14,611 MW of new renewable energy capacity and create 14,253 direct jobs.

Information on this page is current as of 13 May 2019.

Projects Map 13 5 19X800

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

StateNumber of projects
QLD22
NSW25
VIC18
SA13
NT3
WA9
TAS2

Projects in construction or due to start soon (by technology)

TechnologyMWInvestment (A$b)Jobs
Wind*686710.53948
Solar*860415.39655

*All totals include projects with combined wind and solar technologies.

This is on top of 9 projects that have already been completed in 2019.

Summary of projects that have reached financial close and been completed by year

As well as the huge number of projects that are still in construction or due to start construction soon, 9 projects have already been completed in 2019.

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

Projects that reached financial close201720182019
Number of projects472511
Investment (A$m)$8.9b$6.4b$1.3m
MW51606758754
Jobs created61744534856
Projects completed (commissioned)201720182019
Number of projects
12389
Investment (A$m)
$1.9b$4.4b$732m
MW11252365453
Jobs created98045341045

Projects in construction or due to start soon

TechStateOwnerProjectMW Investment (A$m)Jobs
WindVICTilt RenewablesDundonnell Wind Farm366560300
SolarSATerregra RenewablesMobilong Solar Farm58.540
SolarNSWMaonengSunraysia Solar Storage Facility250275250
SolarNSWESCO PacificFinley Solar Farm175220200
SolarNSWFirst SolarBeryl Solar Farm87187150
SolarVICNeoenNumurka Solar Farm128198141
SolarVICDeakin University/AusNet ServicesWaurn Ponds Microgrid Project7.33025
SolarSATerregra Renewables
Moyhall Solar Farm57.640
SolarNSWKanowna SolarBullarah Solar Farm56
HybridWAZenith EnergyNova Power Station Solar7
SolarWARisen EnergyMerridin Solar Farm100160300
SolarNSWNewcastle City CouncilSummerhill Landfill Solar Farm56.5
BioWAPhoenix Energy and Macquarie CapitalKwinana waste-to-energy plant36668800
WindTAS Palisade Investment PartnersGranville Harbour Wind Farm 112280208
WindSA Nexif EnergyLincoln Gap Wind Farm212450 110
HybridNSW PamadaKyoto Energy Park113190
WindVICOriginStockyard Hill Wind Farm 530700300
WindVIC Northleaf Capital and InfraRed Capital PartnersLal Lal Wind Farm220400200
SolarQLDCanadian SolarOakey Solar Farm - Stage 2 70110200
SolarQLDForesite Group Childers Solar Farm120210240
Solar VICTotal ErenKiamal Solar Farm - Stage 1200 300
SolarQLDUniversity of QueenslandWarwick Solar Farm 64125100
SolarQLDClermont Asset Co Clermont Solar Farm89180150
SolarNSW InnogyHillston Solar Farm115470
Solar NSWElliott Green PowerNevertire Solar Farm132
SolarQLDElliott Green PowerSusan River Solar Farm98 175150
WindVICNeoenBulgana Green Hub194350120
WindVICGoldwindMoorabool Wind Farm321600300
SolarNSW Terrain SolarMolong Solar Farm2529100
SolarWAWestgenByford Solar Farm 3070200
SolarNSWRenew EstateSpringdale Solar Farm120150
SolarNSWSpark InfrastructureBomen Solar Farm120164
SolarQLD Renew EstateYarwun Solar Farm3250200
SolarQLDPacific HydroHaughton Solar Farm 5001200250
solarWABright Energy InvestmentsGreenough River Solar Farm - Stage 230 60100
WindVICPartnersMurra Warra Wind Farm429200150
Solar QLDRisen EnergyYarranlea Solar Farm121240200
SolarQLDAdani Rugby Run Solar Farm - Stage 165100175
SolarSAAdaniWhyalla Solar Farm140 200150
SolarNSWInnogyLimondale Solar Farm349150200
Wind NSWCWP RenewablesCrudine Ridge Wind Farm13538240
WindTASGoldwind Australia Cattle Hill Wind Farm150300150
WindVICACCIONA Mortlake South Wind Farm157.5288100
SolarQLDImpact Investment GroupBrigalow Solar Farm 34.538
SolarQLDRoss River OperationsRoss River Solar Farm148225270
HybridWAAPA Power HoldingsBadingarra Renewable Facility - Wind and Solar - WA147.5315
SolarSASIMTEC ZEN EnergyCultana Solar Farm280
Wind SAWillogoleche PowerWillogoleche Wind Farm119250
Wind QLDAGLCoopers Gap Wind Farm453850200
SolarSAEnel Green Power and DIF (Dutch Infrastructure Fund) Bungala Solar Project220450350
SolarNSWARENAWhite Rock Solar Farm2044.5 75
SolarQLDDiamond EnergyOakey Solar Farm - Stage 1 255650
WindNSWAGL PARFSilverton Wind Farm 200460150
SolarQLDEdify EnergyHayman Solar Farm5079100
Solar QLDEdify EnergyDaydream Solar Farm150236300
SolarQLDLilyvale Asset CoLilyvale Solar Farm 100400200
Solar VICBayWa r.e.Yatpool Solar Park112500200
SolarQLDEco Energy WorldArmamara Solar Farm140280
Wind WABright Energy InvestmentsWarradarge Wind Farm180500200
SolarNSWEdify EnergyDarlington Point Solar Farm333450
SolarQLDSUSI PartnersMiddlemount Sun Farm3467.256
SolarSACanadian SolarMannum Solar Farm30
HybridWAAggrekoGranny Smith Mine Hybrid Power Station7.3
SolarNTTetris EnergyBatchelor Solar Farm1021.535
SolarNTTetris EnergyManton Dam Solar Farm1021.535
WindVICElecnorWoolsthorpe Wind Farm68150
WindWAAlinta EnergyYandin Hill Wind Farm210400
WindQLDPacific Hydro/Lacour EnergyClarke Creek Wind Farm877.51000240
Hybrid QLDPacific Hydro/Lacour EnergyClarke Creek Solar Farm350500150
WindNSW Goldwind AustraliaWhite Rock Wind Farm - Stage 2202
SolarSAAlt EnergySolar River Project - Stage 1 2204651150
SolarSAAlt EnergySolar River Project - Stage 2200
HybridNSWCWP RenewablesSapphire Renewable Energy Hub (Solar and Storage) 170220200
HybridSAInfigen EnergyLake Bonney Battery Energy Storage System - Stage 1 and 2278.5 38
SolarQLDRenew EstateRodds Bay Solar Farm300350300
WindNSW Goldwind AustraliaCoppabella Wind Farm295650
SolarVICEnel Green Power Australia Cohuna Solar Farm37 20038
SolarVICCanadian SolarCarwarp Solar Farm121.6169340
SolarVIC Fotowatio Renewable VenturesWinton Solar Farm98.8150
WindVICGlobal Power GenerationBerrybank Wind Farm 277525150
Wind NSWTilt RenewablesRye Park Wind Farm320550250
SolarNTKatherine SolarKatherine Solar Farm 2540100
SolarNSWClenenergyMetz Solar Farm115
SolarNSW FRVGoonumbla Solar Farm70130150
SolarNSWIronbark EnergyGunnedah Solar Farm165 9075
SolarQLDSunshine Energy AustraliaHarlin Solar Farm1500200
Solar NSWCanadian Solar/Photon Energy/Polpo InvestmentsMaryvale Solar Farm160
WindVICJohn LaingCherry tree Wind Farm57.680
SolarNSWEpuronWalgett Solar Farm32.540
SolarSALyon GroupRiverland Solar Farm and Storage 330700270
SolarSALyon GroupKingfisher Solar Storage120350
Solar VICBayWa r.e.Ouyen Solar Farm1014.2

Projects completed (commissioned) in 2019

TechStateOwnerProjectMWInvestment (A$m)Jobs
WindVICPacific HydroCrowlands Wind Farm8080150
WindVICEpic EnergyTimboon West Wind Farm7.2
WindVICEpic EnergyYawong Wind Farm7.215
Solar VICIraak Sun Farm Karadoc Solar Farm112100300
Solar QLDRATCH AustraliaCollinsville Solar Farm59100120
SolarQLDChinchilla SolarChinchilla Solar Farm (Baking Board)2032150
SolarWABookitja and IBA Northam SolarNortham Solar Farm102030
SolarSAArcadia Energy TradingTailem Bend Solar Farm100200200
WindNSWCrookwell DevelopmentCrookwell Wind Farm - Stage 29620080

We track public announcements to collate this data so it may not be complete. If you have any information or projects to add please send information to [email protected]ycouncil.org.au.