Brisbane Airport goes big solar

Brisbane Airport will boast the largest solar array of any airport in the southern hemisphere following the announcement that it is instaling 6MW of solar photovoltaic (PV) system at six sites across the airport.

Comprising 22,000 solar panels to be installed over an area of 36,000m, the renewable energy project at the airport will be capable of producing more than 9,315,000KW of solar power each year.