The Neoen -Moorabool Terminal Station – Battery Energy Storage System is a 600,000kW energy storage project located in Moorabool, Victoria, Australia.

The project was announced in 2020.

Description

The Neoen-Moorabool Terminal Station – 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 application of the project is fast frequency response services.

Contractors involved

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

Additional information

The 600 MW battery storage facility will provide fast frequency response services to the National Electricity Market (NEM ) and serve as reserve to augment power supplies in Victoria, while also providing improved grid reliability. The project will be located at the AusNet-owned Moorabool terminal station and will potentially feature Tesla batteries. For its new battery project, Neoen is partnering with Mondo Power , a subsidiary of AusNet Services that specializes in commercial and community distributed energy offerings.

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

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.