Utility Scale Solar Farms

The industry is abuzz with solar farm discussions and activity at both Transpower and network distribution levels, with local and international investors, land owners, consulting firms, EPC operators etc seeking opportunities in NZ. With specific requirements to develop these projects, SEANZ is actively involved with members in the space and is developing resources to address the position that includes education, standards, community engagement, government relations and collaboration across the sector.

SEANZ Conference 2022, being held at the Grand Millennium, on 25th and 25th of August, features keynote speaker Pete Grogan, co-founder and director of Harmony Energy UK and Harmony Energy NZ, with the development of their 147MW solar farm in the Waikato. This is supported by infrastructure consulting specialists 4Sight Consulting defining their journeys in working with utility-scale developers. More to come….

Sunergise Kapuni Solar Farm aeiral photo looking down on solar panels in a paddock