12 Jan '18, 3pm

South Australia Approves World's Largest Single-Tower Thermal Solar Plant

South Australia Approves World's Largest Single-Tower Thermal Solar Plant

Aurora will also serve to create about 4,000 direct and indirect jobs as well as 650 full-time local jobs during construction, and 50 ongoing positions during operation. The project has already had enormous support from Port Augusta locals, as well as the wider South Australian community, and is expected to begin construction sometime this year. SolarReserve, the California-based developer behind the project, will also seek to focus equipment and service purchasing in South Australia, supporting an entirely new industry and develop a new supply chain in the state which will be able to to support other such projects in and around the region.

Full article: https://cleantechnica.com/2018/01/12/south-australia-appr...

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