Australian construction engineering company Decmil Group has won a A$277m ($195m) EPC contract from Maoneng Australia for its 255MW Sunraysia Solar PV project near Balranald in New South Wales, Australia.
Australia-based full-service balance-of-plant specialist Zenviron has secured a second contract from Goldwind Australia for the southern section of the Moorabool Wind Farm in regional Victoria, taking Zenviron’s total contract works on this project to A$130m ($92.1m).
German energy company innogy has begun construction on the 349MWp solar power plant at Limondale near Balranald in the Australian state of New South Wales (NSW).
Senex Energy, an Australian oil and gas exploration and production company, and Jemena, which owns and operates natural gas, electricity, and water infrastructure assets in Australia, have signed agreements to invest AUD140m ($104m) to fast-track gas from Project Atlas to the domestic market by late 2019.
Wind power solutions company Goldwind Australia has broken ground on the Stockyard Hill Wind Farm project being established near Ballarat in the Australian state of Victoria.
The state government of Queensland, Australia has granted approval for the $1bn Lacour Energy wind farm project at Clarke Creek.
Downer EDI has secured an EPC contract worth AUD150m ($113m) from First Solar for the 87MWac Beryl Solar Farm in New South Wales (NSW), Australia.
Australian integrated energy firm AGL Energy is set to construct a 252MW gas-fired power plant near Newcastle in the Australian state of New South Wales.
Spanish renewable energy and infrastructure company Acciona Energy has won a contract from the Queensland government to transform 1,250 hectares of state-owned land at Aldoga, outside Gladstone in Queensland, into a 265MW solar farm to power up to 122,000 homes.
A consortium comprising Spotless, AusNet Services, EnergyAustralia and Fluence has signed a contract with the Victorian government and the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) to design, construct and operate the first utilities scale grid-connected Battery Energy Storage System in Victoria.
A consortium of Spanish company Sacyr Industrial and Australian company Leed Engineering and Construction has secured a contract for the design, construction and management of a tertiary water treatment plant for agricultural purposes in the north of Adelaide, Australia.
Ferrovial subsidiaries Broadspectrum and Cadagua have secured their first contract for the design and construction of water and wastewater treatment facilities in Australia and New Zealand using an end-to-end integrated solution model.
CIMIC Group company UGL has secured contracts from Equis Energy to build and maintain the Tailem Bend Solar Farm in South Australia.
Australia-based AGL Energy has begun construction on $295m Barker Inlet Power Station in South Australia.
Downer EDI, along with its joint venture partner Ausenco, has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract by OZ Minerals Carrapateena for work at the Carrapateena copper gold mine project in South Australia.
Construction has commenced on the new $160m Kennedy Park Energy, which is being developed by Australian energy company, Windlab.
Spanish infrastructure firm Acciona has signed a loan agreement worth AUD75m ($56.7m) with Instituto de Crédito Oficial (ICO) for the construction and start-up of the Mt. Gellibrand wind farm in Victoria, Australia.
The European Investment Bank (EIB), the European Union’s long-term lending institution, has agreed to provide $75m loan for a new $405m investment programme by the Water Authority of Fiji.
Nexif Energy has secured required financing for the first stage of its $450m 212 MW Lincoln Gap Wind Farm in Port Augusta, South Australia.
Renewable energy firm DP Energy has awarded $600m contracts to Denmark-based Vestas Wind Systems and Australian engineering group Downer for the development of Stage 1 of the Port Augusta Renewable Energy Park in South Australia.