Australian Rugby Player, David Pocock, talks about his commitment to our planet and our future. David has long supported conservation work, community development, environmental protection and is passionate about mitigating climate change, all of which we are working towards every day in our mission to #InvestInThePlanet.
ACCIONA's results in 2019 and how its strategy is able to respond to some of the major global challenges of humanity.
Waubra Wind Farm is located approximately 35 kilometres north-west of Ballarat in Victoria. At peak, the wind farm can generate enough green energy to power more than 120,000 homes or enough electricity for the City of Ballarat and surrounding areas.
The site covers an area of about 29km², with a coastal exposure of nearly 11 kilometres. The Wind Farm consists of 33 two-megawatt wind turbines – generating enough green electricity to supply 35,000 homes every year.
The Gunning Wind Farm in New South Wales consists of 31 wind turbines built on the Cullerin Range, approximately 15 kilometres north-east of Gunning in the Upper Lachlan Shire.
ACCIONA partnered with FRV to provide engineering, construction and operational services on the Royalla Solar Farm project, a project that delivers clean, renewable energy to the Canberra region.
The Mundaring Water Treatment Plant is the major source of water for over 100,000 consumers connected via rural and town services that comprise the Goldfields and Agricultural Water Supply Scheme. The potable water network spans from Mundaring Weir in the Perth Hills to Kalgoorlie and considered to be the longest fresh water supply scheme in the world.
The desalination plant is a key part of the South Australian government’s Water Proofing Adelaide Strategy. It can provide Adelaide with half of its annual water usage and is powered by sustainable energy sources.
ACCIONA is the Principal Design and Construct JV partner of the ALTRAC consortium, awarded with the contract to design and construct the $2.1 billion Sydney CBD South East Light Rail.
ACCIONA was the lead partner of the Transcity Joint Venture, for the design, construction, operation and 10 year maintenance of the $1.5 billion Legacy Way project, in Brisbane, Queensland.
Have you ever thought what you would do if you had an extra four-and-a-half free days a year? ACCIONA built an underground bypass in Brisbane that has given every user an extra 4.5 free days a year.