https://youtu.be/yIzn_P9Zpe4?si=mbyGULls6MVQEcsc Minister for Energy, Renewables and Hydrogen and Minister for Public Works and ProcurementThe Honourable Mick de Brenni Big Central Queensland wind farm enabled through
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This month the Swanbank energy precinct celebrates 50 years since the completion of the original coal-fired power stations –Swanbank A and Swanbank B– which delivered reliable power and economic opportunity to south east Queensland over five decades. Now, Queensland powers towards a net zero future, the site is being transformed into a clean energy hub.
Beverage manufacturer Frucor Suntory has signed an agreement with CleanCo to secure a clean energy start for its new beverage manufacturing facility at Swanbank.
Wivenhoe Pumped Storage Hydroelectric Power Station is undergoing a 100-day planned overhaul to ensure it continues to operate safely and deliver reliable clean energy.
Australia’s tallest wind turbines have now been connected to the Queensland SuperGrid with the Dulacca Wind Farm set to provide 180MW of clean and reliable energy to more than 54,000 Queensland homes.
Totalling over 1 million solar panels, the 400MW Western Downs Green Power Hub has the capacity to power the equivalent of 235,000 Queensland homes and is connected to the Queensland SuperGrid by a new 275kV line built by Powerlink.