sonnen Appoints New Managing Director for Australia and Asia Pacific

October 29, 2018 12:58 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Adelaide, 25 October 2018 – Germany’s sonnen Group, the global market leader for smart energy storage systems and operator of the largest energy sharing platform in the world, announced today that it has appointed Nathan Dunn as Managing Director for Australia and the Asia Pacific. Nathan’s appointment cements the next…

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October 29, 2018 10:31 am Published by Leave your thoughts

            More businesses are set to embrace renewable and sustainable energy following last night’s opening of a micro-grid power station and sustainable energy complex in Mackay – The Linked PowerHouse. Federal Member George Christensen MP launches new sustainable complex, The Linked PowerHouse in Mackay QLD…

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The Ingeteam hybrid inverter is now compatible with Freedom Won high voltage batteries

October 29, 2018 10:25 am Published by Leave your thoughts

  Ingeteam. October 17th, 2018. Freedom Won, a leading energy storage system manufacturer, has approved the use of its Freedom Lite HV battery with the Ingeteam INGECON® SUN STORAGE 1Play hybrid inverter. With a maximum energy storage capacity ranging from 5 to 80 kWh, this lithium-iron phosphate (LFP) battery is…

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“World’s First Decentralised Energy Exchange is Open for Business”

October 29, 2018 10:12 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Melbourne, 25 October 2018 – GreenSync has today announced that the Decentralised Energy Exchange (deX) has commenced the rollout of a new platform that connects millions of distributed energy resources (DER) and virtual power plants (VPPs), to existing markets such as the wholesale market, as well as enabling new markets…

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Ballarat Energy Storage System Consortium Delivers Energy Storage Initiative Ahead of Summer

October 25, 2018 3:19 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

          This month, Victorian Energy Minister, Lily D’ambrosia,  officially inaugurated Victoria’s first utility-scale Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) at the AusNet Services Ballarat Terminal Station in Warrenheip, Ballarat. The 30 megawatt (MW) 30 megawatt-hour (MWh) BESS—currently being commissioned by the world-class consortium comprising Downer Spotless, AusNet Services, EnergyAustralia…

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Germany’s sonnen will establish a battery manufacturing facility in Elizabeth, South Australia

September 24, 2018 12:47 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Adelaide, 09 September 2018 – As a world leader in smart residential solar storage solutions, Germany’s sonnen will establish a battery manufacturing facility at the former Holden site in Elizabeth to produce batteries by November 2018. sonnen aims to produce 10,000 batteries a year to meet demand from Australian households seeking to substantially reduce their power bills,…

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Darling Building beats energy shortfall with Redflow batteries

September 10, 2018 11:21 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Redflow’s ZBM2 zinc-bromine flow batteries have solved the problem of insufficient energy supply that was holding back a $4 million renovation of a heritage-listed building in central Adelaide. After architectural firm Williams Burton Leopardi bought the derelict 1916 Darling Building, largely neglected since the 1960s, they learned that the planned…

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Clean Energy Initiatives to Reduce Power Bills

August 22, 2018 12:57 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The Department of Planning and Environment is delivering new programs to provide clean and affordable energy for the people of New South Wales. These programs will assist households and businesses save money on their energy bills and improve energy security to benefit the whole community. Regional Community Energy Program This…

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CWP Receives Approval for Sapphire Renewable Energy Hub

August 22, 2018 12:56 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Newcastle, Australia. The company behind the 270 MW Sapphire Wind Farm has today received planning approval from the NSW Department of Planning and Environment for a c.200 MW solar + storage project, which will expand the wind farm to a wind, solar and battery hybrid project called the Sapphire Renewable…

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Australian-first battery to improve energy security in North Queensland

August 22, 2018 12:52 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

In an Australian first, Origin will install a 4 MW grid scale battery at its Mt Stuart Power Station in Townsville, improving the security of electricity supply to North Queensland households and businesses. Mt Stuart Power Station, located about 12 kms south of central Townsville is a 414 MW open cycle gas power…

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