The Culcairn Solar Farm – Battery Energy Storage System is a 100,000kW energy storage project located in Riverina, New South Wales, Australia. The rated storage capacity of the project is 200,000kWh.

The electro-chemical battery energy storage project uses lithium-ion as its storage technology. The project was announced in 2020 and will be commissioned in 2021.

Description

The Culcairn Solar Farm – Battery Energy Storage System is being developed by Neoen Australia Pty. The project is owned by Neoen Australia Pty (100%), a subsidiary of Neoen.

Contractors involved

Neoen Australia Pty is the owner. Neoen Australia Pty is the developer.

About Neoen Australia Pty

Neoen Australia Pty Ltd (Neoen Australia) generates, produces, and distributes renewable energy and offers solar, wind, and biomass energy project development, construction, and maintenance services. Neoen Australia is headquartered in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

Methodology

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