ESCO Pacific and Elliott Advisers (UK) Ltd. (“Elliott”) are pleased to announce the successful financial close of the 98MW Susan River Solar Farm and 75MW Childers Solar Farm, both located in South East Queensland. Affiliates of Elliott will own 100% of the projects, and are prepared to fund the projects through to connection entirely with equity.
Construction will now commence and is expected to take 9 months. The solar farms are located in Bundaberg Regional Council (Childers) and Fraser Coast Regional Council (Susan River). Construction and O&M will be undertaken by Biosar Energy (through its Australian arm), which has completed over 1.3 GW of installed capacity in 13 countries. Read more
Initial site preparation works are starting at the $225 million Ross River Solar Farm site, Townsville’s newest large scale solar plant.
Construction of the 148 megawatt (MW) solar farm, located 20 kilometres south of Townsville, is expected to begin in September.
Palisade Investment Partners and ESCO Pacific are pleased to announce that the $225 million Ross River Solar Farm has reached financial close. Construction will now commence on the 148MW project which is located on a 202-hectare former mango plantation near Townsville.
Australia’s largest solar project has moved a significant step closer towards construction and operation.
Australian utility scale solar project developer, ESCO Pacific, has received planning consent for a further three new solar farms with a total installed capacity of 320MW, edging close towards their goal of 1 GW by 2018.
Australian developer of utility scale solar projects, ESCO Pacific, is moving forward with its project pipeline, having submitted development applications for three new solar farms with a total installed capacity of 320MW. These projects follow on from the recently approved 135MW Ross River Solar Farm near Townsville.
Australian developer of utility scale solar projects, ESCO Pacific, has received planning consent for the development of a major solar farm near Townsville.
Townsville City Council recently voted in favour of the project, which will result in a 135MW solar farm being built on a disused mango plantation at Ross River. Read more
Australian developer of utility scale solar projects, ESCO Pacific Pty Limited (“ESCO Pacific” or “the Company”), is pleased to announce the appointment of highly regarded energy executive Darryl Flukes to the position of Chairman.
Mr Flukes has significant experience across the energy supply chain in executive, board and advisory roles throughout Australia, New Zealand and Europe with a strong background in renewable energy, wholesale/commodity markets and risk management. Read more
ESCO Pacific Pty Limited (“ESCO Pacific”), an Australian developer of utility scale solar projects, has secured in excess of A$4m of seed capital from an international consortium of investors in a fund-raising process led by Lennox Partners LLP, a London-based clean energy corporate finance firm.