The Pangea Energy-Port Augusta Battery Energy Storage System is a 50,000kW energy storage project located in Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia. The rated storage capacity of the project is 200,000kWh.

The electro-chemical battery energy storage project uses flow as its storage technology. The project will be commissioned in 2021.

Description

The Pangea Energy-Port Augusta Battery Energy Storage System is being developed by Pangea Energy Pty. The project is owned by Pangea Energy Pty (100%).

The key applications of the project are voltage compensation, reactive power and frequency regulation services.

Contractors involved

Pangea Energy Pty is the owner. Pangea Energy Pty is the developer. Enerox is the technology provider for the project.

Additional information

Pangea will invest around USD $200 million dollars into the project, stimulating the local economy, creating direct and indirect jobs, and supporting the aspirations of Port Augusta to be a renewable energy hub.

Methodology

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