10 Jan '18, 3pm

South Australia continuing it's commitment to renewable energy!

The approval process examined a range of elements including environmental, community, and social impacts of the Aurora project, which were assessed by several South Australian Government agencies. Development Approval enables SolarReserve to construct the Aurora project, provided the construction complies with the submitted plans and any conditions outlined in the Development Approval. “This approval triggers an investment of about $650 million, will create a total of about 700 construction and ongoing jobs in Port Augusta and will add new competition to the South Australian market, putting downward pressure on power prices,” said South Australia’s Acting Energy Minister Chris Picton. As part of SolarReserve’s project development process, the company collaborates with stakeholders and local communities in an attempt to ensure the project has minimal environmental and will ...

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