Our Vision… …is a world in which we co-exist through sustainable means
Content Introduction Timeline and Plans Technology Moving Forward! Introduction Zhenfa Group Independent Power Producer (IPP) Power and Property Development EPC Contractor Asset Manager Research and Development Over 1.6GW of Solar PV power plants commissioned to date Mission Statement We will deploy sustainable energy solutions through an intelligent and self-aware network of people in a constantly changing world.
Content Introduction Timeline and Plans Collaborations Moving Forward! Timeline and Plans 2011 Medium-scale Solar PV DevelopmentJuly 2012 Solar Auction Regular Stream BidApril 2013 Solar Auction Regular Stream successful proponentSeptember Expressions of Interest for Community GardenOctober Grid connection proposal received from ACTEWAGLOctober Development Application lodgedNovember 2014 Grid connection study commenced(Expected – June) Development Application Approval – Recent Amendment!(Expected – June) Direct sales of land(Expected – July) Construction commencement(Expected – August) 2015 Mugga Lane Solar Park commissioning(Expected – March) Public Exhibition start(Expected – May) Community Gardens Implementation(Expected – June)
Timeline and Plans Key Details Initial development funds of $750,000 came from China Zhenfa Australia managers and executives are all Australian Citizens 20 Full-time employees in Sydney 10 Full-time employee opportunities in Canberra expected from July 2014 More than 50 workers to be employed on the MLSP project during construction Strong focus on local contractors and skills Content Introduction Timeline and Plans Collaborations Moving Forward!
Collaborations Current and Future Partners and Stakeholders ANU – Australian National University AECOM – Feasibility and Design Services ACTEWAGL – Utility and Energy Distributor ACTEW Water – Utility and Water Asset Manager ACT NO WASTE – Recycling and Disposal CBRE – Planning and Development EDD (Economics Development Directorate) – Land Sales and Investment ESDD (Environment and Sustainable Development Directorate) – Planning and Energy Administration SKM – Hydro and Energy Economics Territory Agistment – Horse paddock and old tenant Tuggeranong Respite Centre – Disability and Rehabilitation (Neighbour) Tuggeranong Community – Green Energy Consumer and Asset Overseers Content Introduction Timeline and Plans Collaborations Moving Forward!
Content Introduction Timeline and Plans Collaborations Moving Forward! Mugga Lane Solar Park Expressions of Interest in Community Stakeholder Meetings and Events Innovative Design Inputs from the Community (Main control building) Agricultural and Tourism Inputs from the Community (Community Gardens) Voluntary Custodians and Workers Community Solar Programs Canberra Urban Solar Project Community Solar Investment Program Next Generation Solar What will it be? Where will it be?