Heritage Status Granted To World’s First Solar Power Station

With heritage status confirmed, government funding will be provided for the preservation of this important part of Australia’s engineering heritage. According to Graeme Hanigan, who was pivotal in securing the grant, insights about the promise of solar energy gained from the project – and teaching this to future generations – is the main reason to preserve the outback site at White Cliffs in Western NSW.

Further Reading: History of the White Cliffs Project