Big Battery leaders meet in Sydney at Charge Conference, 29 – 30 June, UTS Sydney and online

May 12, 2021 2:20 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

While Australia is a global leader in the big battery space and many projects underway, there’s still regulatory, funding and business models questions that need to be answered. Hear from global experts on where the technology is heading and what markets are developing at Charge Conference, taking place on 29-30 June…

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AMGC Backs Australian Battery Manufacturer Heading For Export Markets

August 18, 2020 12:19 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Sydney, AUSTRALIA – 31 July 2020 – Australia’s capabilities to produce lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries for hot-climate operating environments has been strengthened by a co-funding grant from the Advanced Manufacturing Growth Centre (AMGC) that was awarded to Australia’s first utility-scale Li-ion battery manufacturer, Energy Renaissance. The co-funded grant includes matched financial…

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Ingeteam chosen by Iberdrola to supply its largest battery storage system

July 15, 2020 12:16 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

13 July 2020. Scottish Power Renewables, Iberdrola’s subsidiary in the UK, has awarded Ingeteam the contract for the supply of the company’s biggest ever ion-lithium battery storage system. The project will provide back-up for the UK’s biggest on-shore wind farm at Whitelee near Glasgow. Its storage capacity will be 50…

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Renewable Energy Still Top of Mind as Evergen Closes Series – A Fundraise Through Equity Crowdfund Campaign

June 17, 2020 1:09 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Sydney, Australia, xx April 2020 – Australian renewable energy software platform, Evergen, has completed its Series A fundraise through equity crowdfunding platform VentureCrowd in addition to commitments from Artesian and AMP Capital. Since the Series A raise commenced in October 2019, Evergen has raised just over $6 million – an…

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Energex pilots ‘demand response’ household energy infrastructure

February 18, 2020 8:53 am Published by Leave your thoughts

A Home Energy Management System (HEMS) pilot program run by Energex will be offered to eligible Queensland households who join a pilot program designed to enhance energy management. Evergen have been selected by Energex to participate in the program. Their intelligent energy management software, developed in partnership with the CSIRO, increases…

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sonnen receives Australia’s Research and Development Investment Award

January 20, 2020 3:40 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

In December 2019, sonnen received a Research & Development Investment Award at the 57th Australian Export Awards in Canberra for its direct investment in Elizabeth, South Australia to manufacture sonnenBatteries bringing new skills and capabilities to Australia and creating export opportunities for its home batteries to Asia Pacific. The Investment Award…

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GE Renewable Energy to Integrate Energy Storage for SA Solar River Project

September 25, 2019 10:44 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The Solar River Project and GE Renewable Energy recently announced that GE has been selected for the supply and integration of one of the largest grid-scale battery technology hybrid deployment to be installed for the Solar River Project in South Australia. The energy storage system, called the Reservoir, will be coupled…

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AVL’s Wholly Owned Subsidiary, VSUN Energy, Has Sold a Vanadium Redox Flow Battery to Boost the Renewable Energy Supply at an Apple Orchard in Pakenham, Victoria

September 23, 2019 5:11 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

AVL’s Wholly Owned Subsidiary, VSUN Energy, Has Sold a Vanadium Redox Flow Battery to Boost the Renewable Energy Supply at an Apple Orchard in Pakenham, Victoria VSUN Energy will supply a 20kW/80kWh battery to link with an existing 60kW solar panel system which will be expanded by a further 100kW…

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1414 Degrees to progress grid scale tech for SmartFarms

September 13, 2019 3:21 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Less than three months after flicking the switch at the site of its first commercial installation, South Australian based energy innovator 1414 Degrees has partnered with heavyweight technical agribusiness and finance partners to identify and develop SmartFarm projects using the company’s Thermal Energy Storage Solution (TESS). Working in partnership with integrated electrical…

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Horizon Power chooses SwitchDin to supply secure utility gateways for residential solar & battery systems in Onslow WA

August 20, 2019 4:06 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

West Australian utility Horizon Power selected SwitchDin to provide enhanced Droplet controllers as ‘Secure Gateway Devices’ (SGDs) to enable strategic deployment of high levels of distributed energy resources in the Onslow region. Under the three-year contract, homes and businesses in the north-west town of Onslow installing new solar and battery storage systems…

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