Bungala Solar Photovoltaic Project

Milestone events in the development of Bungala Solar PV project in Port Augusta

May 2016

Land lease arrangements agreed with Bungala Aboriginal Corporation


Q1 2016

Innovative arrangement agreed with PWC for a range of project development services

3 December 2016

Development Application approved for up to 300MWac at Bungala solar site near Port Augusta


11 December 2016

Elecnor signs turnkey contracts to design and build 2 x 110MWac at Bungala

24 December 2016

Origin exercise call option for second 110MWac at Bungala.  2 x 110MWac long term contracted

6 January 2017

Submitted a formal tender to SA Government together with a new-entrant retailer for solar PV and large-scale energy storage

10 January 2017

First approved generator performance standard for large-scale solar PV in South Australia

10 March 2017

First transmission connection agreement signed in South Australia for large-scale solar PV

7 April 2017

Financial close for Bungala Solar One (110MWac) and incorporates debt and equity commitments for Bungala Solar Two

26 July 2017

Financial close for Bungala Solar Two (110MWac) making it the largest solar PV project in Australia (i.e. 2 x 110MWac)

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