Proposed Ross River Solar Farm
Under the Electricity Act 1994, the Regulator (i.e. the Director-General of the Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy) issues authorities (licences) for generation, transmission and distribution activities in Queensland’s electricity industry.
When an applicant applies for a generation authority to connect generating plant with capacity greater than 30 megawatts (MW) to a transmission grid or supply network, the Regulator must invite interested persons to make submissions about the application.
What is proposed
The proposed Ross River Solar Farm is 148.25 MW DC and to be located on a 202 hectare site south-west of Townsville, 160 Round Mountain Road, Pinnacles, Queensland.
The Regulator is seeking feedback from interested persons with regards to issuing Ross River Operations Pty Ltd (the operator of the proposed generator) a generation authority for the Ross River Solar Farm.
Further details are available in the application for electricity generation authority information paper (PDF, 326.8KB).
How to make a submission
You can provide feedback by making a written submission by 5pm, 25 May 2018. You can:
- email firstname.lastname@example.org
- write to:
Attn: The Manager
Regulation, Governance and Analytics Branch, Energy Division
Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy
PO Box 15456
CITY EAST QLD 4002