New report outlines opportunities for NSW utility-scale battery storage

June 27, 2018 9:52 am Published by Leave your thoughts

An energy report outlining the market and the potential for opportunities in utility-scale battery storage in NSW was released at an industry event in Sydney at the end of last week. Entitled “Opportunities for Utility Scale Battery Storage in NSW”, the report was produced by the Australian Energy Storage Alliance (AESA) in partnership…

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Integrating solar and storage into the grid: have your say

June 21, 2018 12:04 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Stakeholder input is being sought on how best to integrate solar and energy storage into electricity networks to help ensure quality and reliability of supply and lower household power bills. Released today by Energy Networks Australia and the Australian Energy Market Operator, the Open Energy Networks Consultation Paper proposes options…

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Popular global sustainability prize broadens coverage

June 21, 2018 12:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Evolving from 10 years of success as the Zayed Future Energy Prize, the UAE’s preeminent sustainability Prize undergoes a strategic refocus to become the Zayed Sustainability Prize. After ten years of successfully promoting renewable energy initiatives across the globe, the US$3 million Prize will now support a wider range of…

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Evoenergy successfully trials multiple demand management initiatives

April 18, 2018 12:04 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The ACT electricity network owner, Evoenergy, has conducted the largest and most comprehensive demand management (DM) trials in Australia. DM will play a key role in the future of modern electricity networks by helping to maintain grid security and optimise network investment. Branch Manager Asset and Network Performance Leylann Hinch…

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Energy innovator gets ducks in a row ahead of IPO

April 18, 2018 9:47 am Published by Leave your thoughts

With its Initial Public Offering (IPO) in the final stages of preparation, South Australian based energy innovator, 1414 Degrees, has inked a deal for the first interstate installation of its products. The project will see the company integrate its Thermal Energy Storage System (TESS) into the existing operations of national…

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VARTA Storage launches Its Energy Storage Products in Australia

March 16, 2018 11:25 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Melbourne / Noerdlingen, March 14, 2018 Energy Storage Solutions with “Made in Germany” Quality Available Across Australian market VARTA Storage GmbH enters the Australian market, bringing their quality “Made in Germany” energy storage solutions to the fifth continent. Customers will be able to buy and install VARTA Storage’s lineup of…

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Western Australia’s largest on-grid battery win

February 13, 2018 11:47 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Highlights: Carnegie’s wholly owned subsidiary Energy Made Clean (EMC) and JV partner Lendlease Services awarded the design and construction of a 5MW Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) for WA State Government utility Western Power. This BESS will integrate with wind, solar and the grid at Kalbarri to form the largest…

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Resurgence of renewable energy investment in Australia

January 24, 2018 12:05 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

By Scott Robinson Energy Storage has long been touted to be the main catalyst that will see the rapid transition of the global energy system toward clean & renewable sources.  Technology manufacturers and developers have all been setting up camp readying for the “tipping point” where a significant market will…

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Industry pioneers AES Energy Storage & Siemens energy storage team merge and will supply world’s largest storage project

January 19, 2018 12:25 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

ARLINGTON, Va., January 11, 2018 – Fluence Energy, LLC (“Fluence”), an energy storage technology and services company jointly owned by Siemens and The AES Corporation (“AES”), announced the receipt of all government approvals and authorizations and the launch of business operations on January 1, 2018. Fluence combines the engineering, product…

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Ecoult is Taking Australian Ingenuity to India

December 12, 2017 5:46 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Sponsored Article By Robert Stevenson, ECOULT Ecoult’s expanding energy storage role in India, partnered with India’s largest battery manufacturer Exide Industries, was on display at the IFC Climate Business Forum in New Delhi on 29 November. We were excited to meet Australia’s High Commissioner, Ms Harinder Sidhu, who spent considerable time…

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