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Sun Metals Solar Farm

Client Sun Metals Corporation Location Townsville, QLD

RCR is delivering a 124MWac solar power plant with over 1 million thin-film PV modules for Sun Metals Corporation under an EPC contract, to supply power to Sun Metals' Zinc Refinery near Townsville, QLD 

The solar farm will cover up to 120 hectares of land and will be connected into Sun Metals existing 33/132kV substation. The project is scheduled for completion in Q1, 2018.

RCR’s scope of work includes engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning of the complete solar power station including the building of access tracks, civil, structural and electrical construction. Work includes the installation of over 1 million photovoltaic solar panels on fixed mounting structures across the site. RCR will also provide a 33kV overhead transmission line from the solar farm to the existing substation.