The Western Downs Regional Council granted a Development Approval to the Western Downs Green Power Hub for up to 500MWp solar farm and battery energy storage on May 10th, 2017. The development application contains various technical impact studies, including an Environmental Assessment, Agronomist report, Cultural Heritage Due Diligence report, Concept stormwater management plan, Traffic Impact Assessment & Consultation documented with project neighbours. This approval is a major milestone for the project and confirms that the Western Downs Green Power Hub is [...]
Neoen has selected planning specialist WSP to assist with the submission of a planning application for the solar farm. This will be submitted before December 20th, 2017 with an expected result in February 2018.