Client: Neoen, Parkes and Griffith Solar Farms – Environmental Impact Statement, 2016

The Griffith Solar Farm is a 60MW renewable energy project and will consist of 185,000 solar panels installed on 120 hectares of land south east of Griffith, NSW.

The Parkes Solar Farm is a 60MW renewable energy project and will consist of approximately 190,000 solar panels installed on 240 hectares of land west of Parkes, NSW.

NGH Environmental were engaged by Neoen to prepare the Environmental Impact Statements for the Griffith and Parkes Solar Farm development proposals. Specialist studies prepared by NGH Environmental included the Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Assessment (ACHA) and the Biodiversity Assessment. NGH Environmental project managed the specialist Noise Assessment.

The NSW Government granted development approval to both the Griffith and Parkes Solar Farms in June 2016.

The Griffith Solar Farm EIS is available online at:

https://majorprojects.affinitylive.com/public/a64652f32e471dc55f9deb6e281b2f60/01.%20Griffith%20Solar%20Farm%20EIS%20-%20Main%20Report.pdf

The Parkes Solar Farm EIS is available online at:

https://majorprojects.affinitylive.com/public/f77ca4c9f95157b91e2ec8f4620ec36c/01.%20Parkes%20Solar%20Farm%20EIS%20-%20Main%20Report.pdf