MWh renewable electricity generated per year
homes powered (equivalent)
metric tonnes of carbon emissions saved
fuel-burning cars taken off the roads (equivalent)
Preliminary assessments & site design
Discharge of planning conditions
A 214MW project in Lower Wonga, Queensland that began construction in June 2021
Woolooga Solar Farm – Project Details
This 214MWp project in Lower Wonga, Queensland began construction in June 2021, and interested parties will be able to find all the information they need about the Woolooga project here.
The solar farm development approval consists of three sites (i.e. Woolooga 1 and Woolooga 2 Site B, collectively known as ‘Woolooga North’ and Woolooga 2 Site A, known as ‘Woolooga South’) forming one project which will have an export capacity of 176MW AC. The whole of the solar farm covers approximately 500 hectares of land, which has predominantly been used for grazing.
Government Approval Documents
Construction commenced in June 2021. As required in the Development Consents, a suite of management plans have been prepared to manage potential impacts during the construction and operation of the solar farm. Additionally, all relevant permits have been received from a number of government authorities to ensure all works are undertaken in a safe and responsible manner, including, but not limited to, Gympie Regional Council, the Department of Transport and Main Roads, WorkSafe and the Queensland Rural Fire Service.
EPBC Approval Decision Notice
Offset Management Plan
Biodiversity Management Plan
EPBC Annual Compliance Report – Year 1 (2021/2022)
Woolooga 1 Notice of Decision
Woolooga 2 Site A Notice of Decision
Woolooga 2 Site B Notice of Decision
Information & resources
We’ve put together a collection of resources for anyone who’d like to know more about our Woolooga Solar Farm:
At Lightsource bp, our goal is to create solar assets that communities can be proud of, so if you’ve got an opinion or wish to provide feedback regarding the development, please don’t hesitate to let us know by calling 1300 873 575 or using the feedback form below. We’ll aim to get back to you within five working days.
Get in touch
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