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September 21, 2021

Mulilo Total Hydra Battery Energy Storage System, South Africa

By Carmen

The Mulilo Total Hydra Battery Energy Storage System is a 150,000kW energy storage project located in De Aar, Pixley ka Seme, Northern Cape, South Africa.

The project will be commissioned in 2022.


The Mulilo Total Hydra Battery Energy Storage System is being developed by Mulilo Total Hydra Storage Pty. The project is owned by Mulilo Coega Holdco Pty (33.33%), Redstreet1 RF Pty (33.33%) and Total Gaz & Electricite Holdings France (33.33%), a subsidiary of TotalEnergies.

Contractors involved

Mulilo Coega Holdco Pty, Redstreet1 RF Pty and Total Gaz & Electricite Holdings France are the owners. Mulilo Total Hydra Storage Pty is the developer.

Additional information

The project is a part of Risk Mitigation Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme (RMIPPPP). The South African Department of Mineral Resources and Energy had issued the tender to develop the project under Risk Mitigation IPP Procurement Programme (RMIPPPP).

About Mulilo Total Hydra Storage Pty

Mulilo Total Hydra Storage Pty Ltd is a hybrid electricity generation plant comprising of
solar photovoltaic (PV) technology, a battery energy storage system (BESS) and emergency
backup Diesel / Gas generator installations (Gensets). The company is headquartered in South Africa.


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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