About the Project
The Clarke Creek Wind and Solar Farm project is located 150 km north west of Rockhampton and 150km south of Mackay in the Isaac Shire and Livingstone Shire areas.
The project has received necessary State and Federal Government approvals to comprise of:
- up to 195 wind turbines with a power output over 800 MW,
- between 200 MW and 400 MW of solar power, and
- battery energy storage facility.
The project is currently in the feasibility phase, construction is planned to commence by the end of 2019 and is expected to be operational by late 2022.
The total project investment is anticipated to be approximately $1.5 billion. Once operational the project will power approximately 590,000 Queensland homes.