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Pacific Hydro’s Sustainable Communities Funds to open in July 2017

Pacific Hydro is pleased to announce that the Ararat, Clements Gap, and Great South West Sustainable Communities Funds will be open from 1 – 31 July 2017. The amount of funding that eligible community groups and organisations can apply for has also been raised to $10,000 per project. The Sustainable Communities Fund is the key [...]


Sun rises on new era of solar development

Pacific Hydro’s continued investment in large-scale solar reached a major milestone today with the granting of planning permission for Stage One of its planned 500MW solar farm in Haughton, Queensland. Burdekin Shire Council issued a Material Change of Use (MCU) Permit for the 1,200ha site, which when completed will have the capacity to generate enough [...]


Pacific Hydro secures innovative global funding platform

Pacific Hydro has implemented a multi-currency A$670 million equivalent global funding facility to finance a significant portion of the company’s international operating and development portfolio. The innovative funding platform establishes one of the first cross-border portfolio financings for large-scale renewable energy. Pacific Hydro CEO Mike Fuge said the transaction would provide many benefits and marked [...]


Pacific Hydro awards construction contracts for Yaloak South Wind Farm

Construction contracts for the Yaloak South Wind Farm have been awarded marking a key milestone in the project, Pacific Hydro announced today. The balance of plant contract has been awarded to the WBHO-RCR Joint Venture (WRJV), and includes civil, electrical, and structure construction works. The turbine supply and install contract has been awarded to Senvion, [...]