The Australian Energy Storage Alliance (AESA) is an information hub for the energy storage industry, sharing news, developments, case studies and deployment ready energy storage solutions through monthly e-newsletters and sponsored networking events.

AESA was founded in 2014 with the mission of advancing the role of safe, clean and cost-effective energy storage in Australia and New Zealand and is governed by a volunteer Steering Committee. The committee guides the direction of the AESA, including our flagship project, the Australian Energy Storage Database, and also assists with our various submissions to advance the energy storage industry in the Australian marketplace.

Our largest annual event, the Australian Energy Storage Conference and Exhibition, is held annually in Sydney and attracts thousands of industry delegates from Australia and overseas.  


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Battery Storage Systems: What are their chemical hazards?

September 22, 2016 12:32 pm

While consumer interest in battery storage systems continues, an issue often overlooked when discussing the pros and cons of battery storage systems is the chemical hazards associated with the battery technology and ways of managing these hazards. An array of battery chemistries is available on the commercial market, and the…

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From Gel Battery to Aquion Salt Water Battery

September 21, 2016 6:22 pm

Article by Peter Libretto, Design Engineer, Enertech  Lady Elliot Island is the southernmost coral cay of the Great Barrier Reef, Australia. The island lies 46 nautical miles (85 km; 53 mi) north-east of Bundaberg and covers an area of approximately 45 hectares (110 acres). It is part of the Capricorn and Bunker Group of islands and is owned by the Commonwealth of…

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Greensync Awarded Grant as Part of Victorian Government’s New Energy Jobs Fund

September 21, 2016 5:43 pm

The Victorian Government has awarded GreenSync $554,886 in grant funding as part of the $20 million New Energy Jobs Fund. These funds will make an important contribution to the Mornington Peninsula Community Grids Project, which is a landmark demand response and energy storage project, focused on improving the reliability of…

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ActewAGL secures second round placement in Next Generation Energy Storage Program

September 21, 2016 4:20 pm

In welcoming the ACT Government’s energy program announcement today, ActewAGL has released exciting results from its first battery installation, which has generated impressive savings for one Canberra family. The Turner family from Forde were the first to purchase an ActewAGL battery system in December 2015. Consisting of two adults and…

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