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.
A consortium of John Holland, MPC Group and TRILITY has bagged a contract from WaterNSW to design, build, operate and maintain the River Murray to Broken Hill pipeline in New South Wales (NSW), Australia.
North Queensland’s Kennedy Park wind, solar and battery project has reached financial close following receipt of $18m in funding from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA).
A joint venture (JV) of Enel’s subsidiary Enel Green Power (EGP) and Dutch Infrastructure Fund (DIF) has commenced construction on the 137.7MW Bungala Solar One photovoltaic (PV) plant in Australia.
Spanish renewable energy companies Acciona and Gransolar have been awarded a contract by solar developer Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV) to build a photovoltaic plant in Queensland, Australia.
UGL, a subsidiary of CIMIC Group, has bagged an AUD133m ($104.4m) contract to design and build stage one of the Bannerton 110MWDC solar park near Robinvale in Victoria, Australia.
AGL Energy (AGL) is set to begin construction on 453MW Coopers Gap wind farm after closing the financing with the sale of the project to the Powering Australian Renewables Fund (PARF), a partnership between AGL and Queensland Investment Corporation (QIC).
Renewable energy firm Equis Energy has secured an approval from the Western Downs Regional Council in Queensland to set up the 1,000MW Wandoan South Solar Project (WSSP) in Australia.
Jacobs Engineering Group has won a contract from the Powering Australian Renewables Fund (PARF) to provide project management services for a proposed 200MW wind farm in Western New South Wales, Australia.
Jemena, an Australian energy infrastructure company, has started construction on the 622km Northern Gas Pipeline (NGP) that will help to resolve the gas supply crisis in eastern Australia.
Australian power utility AGL Energy is set to develop a 210MW reciprocating engine power station in South Australia that will entail an investment of $295m.
Construction work has commenced on an industrial solar project at the Sun Metals zinc refinery in North Queensland, Australia.
CIMIC Group company UGL has won engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contracts to design and build two new solar farms in Australia.
Downer EDI has won an AUD200M ($148M) contract from Palisade Investment Partners and ESCO Pacific (ESCO) for a solar power project near Townsville in Queensland, Australia.
Engineering and infrastructure firm RCR Tomlinson has secured a $175M contract to design and build a solar farm in Dalby, Queensland, Australia.
Acciona Energy has started construction on the 132MW Mount Gellibrand wind farm in the Australian state of Victoria.