29 September 2015. Australia’s first commercial diesel displacement PV solar power station has commenced operation at a remote Rio Tinto mine in Australia. The 1.7 megawatt Weipa Solar Plant will generate electricity for Rio Tinto’s Weipa bauxite mine, processing operations and township; which are located on Queensland’s Western Cape York Peninsula.

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