The Goyder South Project – Battery Energy Storage System is a 900,000kW energy storage project located in Burra, South Australia, Australia. The rated storage capacity of the project is 1,800,000kWh.
The project was announced in 2019 and will be commissioned in 2021.
The Goyder South Project – Battery Energy Storage System is being developed by Neoen Australia Pty. The project is owned by Neoen Australia Pty (100%), a subsidiary of Neoen.
The key applications of the project are renewable energy integaration and electric energy time shift.
Neoen Australia Pty is the owner. Neoen Australia Pty is the developer.
The Goyder South project will comprise up to 1200 MW of wind, 600 MW of solar, and up to 900 MW of battery storage. The first stage, comprising about one third of the capacity, and totalling around $1 billion, may begin construction this year (2019), while the second and third stages will depend on the timing of the proposed new inter-connector between Robertsown in South Australia and Wagga Wagga in NSW.
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.
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