Project Updates

October 9, 2019

A temporary workers accommodation village for the New England Solar Farm is no longer required, after positive discussions with alternative accommodation providers in the region and feedback from locals.

The temporary accommodation facility was included in the developme...

June 13, 2019

An Amendment Report for the New England Solar Farm has been submitted to the NSW Department of Planning and Environment, outlining the proposed changes to the Development Application (DA) and Environmental Impact Statement (EIS).

The main changes involve the removal of...

April 11, 2019

As a result of our ongoing discussions with our local neighbours, landowners and other stakeholders, we have now decided to remove the southern section from our application to the NSW Government for the New England Solar Farm.

The southern section is the smallest of the...

March 10, 2019

We invite you to drop in to meet our project team at our new office in Bridge St, Uralla (near Michael's cafe). The session is an opportunity to discuss the New England Solar Farm and learn more about the assessments which form part of the Environmental Impact Statemen...

February 19, 2019

Our development application and Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the New England Solar Farm  have now been approved for public exhibition by the NSW Department of Planning and Environment.

The EIS describes the project as well as an assessment of the potential s...

December 5, 2018

Thank you to our neighbours, land owners and members of the local community who have provided valuable feedback during consultation over the past nine months on our proposal for the New England Solar Farm.

Following feedback we have been able to make a number of improve...

October 25, 2018

October 18 2018

Thank you to everyone who attended the fourth community drop-in session at the Uralla Bowling Club. It was great to see everyone there and it was a successful event, despite several blackouts caused by a nearby thunderstorm.

We provided an update on progr...

October 10, 2018

The UPC team will be in Uralla on Thursday 18th October for community members to drop by and ask questions or share their feedback about the project. We will be providing an update on progress to date and discussing the Community Benefit Sharing Initiative. Catering wi...

September 23, 2018

August 15 2018

Thank you again to all who attended the third community drop-in session at The Alternate Root. It was the largest attendance we have had and there was a fascinating discussion with some great questions about the project.

We made some important and exciting...

August 10, 2018

The UPC team will be in Uralla on Wednesday 15th August for community members to drop by and ask questions or share their feedback about the project. Catering will be providing.

Time: Wednesday 15th August 6 pm – 8 pm

Location: The Alternate Root, 48 Bridge St,...

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Email: info@newenglandsolarfarm.com.au

Community Information Line: 1300 250 479

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