Risen Energy is a leading, global tier 1 manufacturer of high-performance solar photovoltaic products and provider of total business solutions for residential, commercial and utility-scale power generation.
The company, founded in 1986, and publicly listed in
2010, compels value generation for its chosen global customers.
Techno-commercial innovation, underpinned by consummate quality and
support, encircle Risen Energy’s total Solar PV business solutions which
are among the most powerful and cost-effective in the industry.
POWERING HOMES AND INDUSTRY
Risen Energy developed and currently operates the 132MW Merredin Solar Farm in Merredin, WA.
Located approximately 260km east of Perth, it is Western Australia’s largest completed solar plant.
Its output of 274GWh of electricity annually generates enough green energy to power approximately 42,000 homes.
Through a PPA signed with BHP in February 2021, the solar farm also supplies BHP Nickel West’s Kwinana Refinery with 50MW of Merredin’s capacity until 2031, covering up to 50% of the refinery’s electricity use.
In doing so, the solar farm is making a major contribution to Western Australia’s greenhouse gas reductions.
The Yarranlea Solar Farm, owned and operated by Risen Energy, is situated on 250ha of sparsely vegetated farmland about 50km west of Toowoomba.
The solar farm has a generation capacity of up to 103MW, enough to power up to 32,000 homes.