The Tailem Bend Battery Energy Storage Project is a 100,000kW energy storage project located in Tailem Bend, South Australia, Australia.

The project was announced in 2017.


The Tailem Bend Battery Energy Storage Project is being developed by Vena Energy. The project is owned by Vena Energy (100%).

The key applications of the project are renewable energy integaration and electric energy time shift.

Contractors involved

Vena Energy is the owner. Vena Energy is the developer.

Additional information

Vena Energy is formerly known as Equis Energy. The proposed development is designed to accommodate battery installation that has capacity to store up to 100 MW and three hours of storage capability.The Tailem Bend Solar Project (TB2SP) will service electricity demand in South Australia and will contribute to reducing greenhouse gas emissions within Australia.


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