Limondale Site Journal

Construction of Australias biggest PV power plant

Belectric is building a new solar photovoltaic plant at Limondale with a installed capacity of 349 megawatts. This large-scale plant will be located in Australia at Balranald, New South Wales. The solar farm will be made up of approximately 872,000 panels and cover an area of 900 hectares which is equivalent in size to around 415 football fields. Full commercial operation is expected mid of 2020.

349000

kWp installed capacity

872000

modules

9000000

square meter

Limondale Project

2019
29/05/2019

Construction update may 2019

10/05/2019

Works for Limondale 1 have begun

Works for Limondale 1 have begun
28/04/2019

Next steps

limondale -Sub-structure built for 3 blocks in Limondale 2
  • Sub-structure built for 3 blocks in Limondale 2
  • Trench from Trackers to 22KV switchroom completed
  • 22kv switchroom is in place
  • AC Cables From Field To Switchroom Have Begun To Be Laid
  • 05/04/2019

    PV panels ready for installation

    Tracker installation at limondale project
    31/03/2019

    Tracker structures are being assembled

    Limondale - PV panels ready for installation
    21/03/2019

    First MVPS has been placed on the pad

    First MVPS on pad at Limondale
    04/03/2019

    Pile-ramming is in full swing with crews accelerating their pace

    Limondale - First MVPS has been placed on the pad
    22/02/2019

    The site offices and amenities are fully operational for Belectric and Downer

    Limondale Site and Laydown Area
    02/02/2019

    PV Panels and cables delivered

    Limondale - PV Panels and cables delivered
    15/01/2019

    Start of construction

    Limondale Start of Construction