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September 3, 2021

Cultana Solar PV Farm – Battery Energy Storage System, Australia

By Carmen

The Cultana Solar PV Farm – Battery Energy Storage System is a 100,000kW energy storage project located in Cultana, Whyalla, South Australia, Australia. The rated storage capacity of the project is 100,000kWh.

The project was announced in 2019 and will be commissioned in 2021.

Description

The Cultana Solar PV Farm – Battery Energy Storage System is being developed by SIMEC Energy Australia Pty. The project is owned by SIMEC Energy Australia Pty (100%).

The key applications of the project are frequency control ancillary services and fast frequency response.

Contractors involved

SIMEC Energy Australia Pty is the owner. SIMEC Energy Australia Pty is the developer.

Additional information

The Playford Utility Battery project will be located just outside of Port Augusta with a nominal capacity of 100 MW. The capacity will be pushed to provide 135 MW during peak demand periods.

Methodology

All publicly-announced energy storage projects included in this analysis are drawn from GlobalData’s Power IC. The information regarding the projects are sourced through secondary information sources such as country specific power players, company news and reports, statistical organisations, regulatory body, government planning reports and their publications and is further validated through primary from various stakeholders such as power utility companies, consultants, energy associations of respective countries, government bodies and professionals from leading players in the power sector.

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