The Avonlie Solar Farm – Battery Energy Storage System is a 10,000kW energy storage project located in Narrandera, New South Wales, Australia. The rated storage capacity of the project is 10,000kWh.

The electro-chemical battery energy storage project uses lithium-ion as its storage technology. The project was announced in 2019 and will be commissioned in 2021.


The Avonlie Solar Farm – Battery Energy Storage System is being developed by Renewable Energy Systems. The project is owned by Renewable Energy Systems (100%), a subsidiary of Renewable Energy Systems Holdings.

The key applications of the project are renewable energy integaration and electric energy time shift.

Contractors involved

Renewable Energy Systems is the owner. Renewable Energy Systems is the developer.

Additional information

RES has received state development approval for a major 200 MW/10 MW solar-plus-storage facility in New South Wales. RES will contribute AUS$250,000 (US$170,000) to local projects and community groups and organisations.

About Renewable Energy Systems

Renewable Energy Systems Ltd (RES), a subsidiary of Renewable Energy Systems Holdings Ltd, is a renewable energy company that designs, develops, constructs, finances and operates energy development projects. The company offers project development, design and engineering, construction, commissioning, operation and maintenance, procurement, resource assessment, project engineering, asset management, project management, technical support and advisory services. It undertakes offshore wind projects, solar projects, transmission projects and energy storage projects. The company has operations in the UK and Ireland, the US, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Turkey and Scandinavia. RES is headquartered in Kings Langley, the UK.


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