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Moree Solar Farm Enters PPA Deal with Origin Energy Origin Energy Limited (Origin) has entered into a landmark 15-year power purchase agreement.. Read More

Moree Solar Farm starts feeding into the grid

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) and Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) today welcomed the news that the Moree Solar Farm in Northern New South Wales had successfully achieved first generation. Moree Solar Farm, d.. Read More

Happy New Year from Moree Solar Farm

Following the installation of over 222,800 solar photovoltaic (PV) modules the solar farm is being prepared for full energisation and commercial operation in early 2016. Works are ongoing to commission all of the 28 power statio.. Read More

Module Installation Complete

Moree Solar Farm is one step closer to generating following the successful installation of the final photovoltaic module last week. The onsite substation works are continue and the first electricity is expected to be exported from .. Read More

MSF Piling Complete

Moree Solar Farm Pty Ltd is pleased to announce that on the 21st of September the last of required screw piles was installed. Green Light Contractors and their subcontractor CATCON, have successfully installed the 32,000 piles over a pe.. Read More

Moree Solar Farm Construction Update

Construction commenced in February this year and only 7 months later the construction of this 56MWac / 70.1MWdc single axis tracking solar PV facility is well advanced. The construction works currently involve the installation of the fr.. Read More

Moree Solar Farm Construction Update

Construction began in February this year and is progressing well. Site works involve the installation of 56 one megawatt solar collection arrays comprising piles, trackers and photovoltaic modules. Piles: The piles are the stru.. Read More

Site Visit - Governor of NSW

His Excellency General The Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Ret’d), Governor of New South Wales and Mrs Hurley travelled to Boggabilla, Moree and Inverell during the week of 18 May 2015. Accompanied by Moree Plains Shire Council repres.. Read More

Community Reference Group & Construction Update

Community Reference Group & Construction Update Venue: Moree Services Club Time: 7pm-9pm Wednesday 20th of May 2015 FRV, the developer of the Moree Solar Farm would like to advise the Moree Community of th.. Read More

April - Construction Update

Construction works are progressing well at Moree Solar Farm: - Barton Plains Rd upgrade is now complete, including the intersection with Halls Creek and Burrington Rd. - Installation of the solar array has commenced and 4000 of.. Read More

Upgrade works on Barton Plains Rd

Upgrade works on the Barton Plains Rd and Halls Creek – Barrington Rd intersection have been approved by Moree Council and works will commence this week. The upgrade works will include the extension of the existing bitumen se.. Read More

Moree to host one of Australia’s largest solar PV projects;

FRV´s Moree Solar Farm reaches financial close Global leader in solar energy Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV) today announced that the 70 megawatt (MWp) Moree Solar Farm, the first large scale solar project tracking the sun in A.. Read More

Sun rising again on Moree Solar Farm

Over the past year, joint venture partners Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV) and Pacific Hydro (under the consortium name Moree Solar Farm) have continued to pursue the development of the Moree Solar Farm. Despite eventually missi.. Read More

Moree Solar Farm Down But Not Out

The Moree Solar Farm (MSF) consortium of Pacific Hydro and Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV) are extremely disappointed with today’s announcement by the Federal Government that funding has been withdrawn from the Moree Solar Farm.. Read More

Moree Solar Farm Partners Submit New Bid & Announce New Lead Contractor

On Friday 24 February 2012 the Moree Solar Farm (MSF) consortium provided the Federal Government with a revised bid for Solar Flagships funding that fully addresses issues previously raised by the Commonwealth. "We believe this bi.. Read More

Moree Solar Farm needs to re-submit their bid

Minister Ferguson has advised that he is providing all short listed PV projects in Solar Flagships the opportunity to re-bid their projects so that the Federal Government can further assess whether to proceed with Moree Solar Farm. .. Read More

News Update November 2011

Quietly achieving In case you are wondering why you haven’t received an update from us in a while, rest assured this is not due to lack of project progression - in fact quite the contrary. The project’s consortium (from here.. Read More

The dawn of a new era

Moree Solar Farm | The dawn of a new era On June 18th 2011, the Australian Federal Government announced that our consortium has been chosen to develop Australia’s first utility scale solar PV project under its $1.5 billion Solar.. Read More

What does this mean for the local community and where to from here?

When will construction begin? Subject to final approvals, construction should begin around mid 2012, and take approximately four years to complete. The Moree Solar Farm should therefore be fully operational by the end of 2015. W.. Read More

Moree Solar Farm: Community comments invited

Leaders in solar and large scale renewable energy, BP Solar, Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV), and Pacific Hydro have joined together to develop a proposal for a 150MW solar PV project in the NSW Tablelands, near Moree. The propo.. Read More

Moree Morning Tea Speech 2

About ( Back in Sydney is a team of some 10 people working to develop a proposal to build Australia’s first utility scale plant here in Moree, a p.. Read More

Moree Morning Tea Speech: Highlights now available!

About ( (#videoContainer) Good Morning Mayor Humphries, Councillors, traditional owners of this land, the Kam.. Read More

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