Location: 10km west of Nyngan, NSW
The Nyngan Solar Plant or Farm is the largest operating Solar Plant in Australia. At the time of construction, it was the largest solar plant in the southern hemisphere. The Nyngan Solar Plant is located on an agricultural property approximately 10 kilometres west of the Nyngan township. The solar plant occupies approximately 250 hectares of land to the north of the Barrier Highway.
The project involved the construction of a 102 MW solar photovoltaic (PV) power plant 15 kilometres west of the Nyngan Power Station.
The Nyngan Solar Farm construction involved: