We are working closely with local landholders, our neighbours and the community to hear their views and help make the New England Solar Farm the best it can be. You can read and watch the latest news stories on the project here:
Uralla solar farm assessed by NSW planning department and referred to NSW Independent Planning Commission
CONSULTATIONS: Landowner Peter Munsie with UPC Renewables head of solar development Killian Wentrup and Jarrah Hicks from the Community Power Agency.
New England Solar Farm's environmental impact statement goes public
The public has a month to read and make submissions on the proposed New England Solar Farm, near Uralla. The NSW Department of Planning and Environment this week approved public exhibition of UPC Renewables Australia's development application and environmental impact statement (EIS), prepared by planning and environmental consultants EMM.
Proposed New England Solar Farm plan community meeting
A community meeting for a proposed Uralla-based solar farm will be held next week.
The 700 megawatt solar farm, which could power 250,000 homes, has been put forward by renewable energy developer UPC Renewables Australia.
Armidale Express: Solar farm community funding for Uralla reference group ideas
An eight member Community Reference Group of local Uralla residents and business owners has delivered a list of projects and local initiatives for funding by UPC Renewables Australia, as part of the New England Solar Farm project located about six kilometres east of Uralla.