The Yallourn Latrobe Valley-Battery Energy Storage System is a 350,000kW energy storage project located in Yallourn, Victoria, Australia. The rated storage capacity of the project is 14,000,000kWh.

The project was announced in 2021 and will be commissioned in 2026.


The Yallourn Latrobe Valley-Battery Energy Storage System is being developed by EnergyAustralia Pty.

The key application of the project is reliable electricity supply.

Contractors involved

EnergyAustralia Pty is the developer of Yallourn Latrobe Valley-Battery Energy Storage System.

Additional information

The 350 MW/1,400 MWh utility-scale battery project, to be built by 2026 ahead of the Yallourn plant’s closing down, will help ensure reliable electricity supply continues.

About EnergyAustralia Pty

EnergyAustralia Pty Ltd (EnergyAustralia), a part of CLP Holdings Ltd, is an integrated energy utility. It operates a portfolio of self-owned generation capacity and capacity purchases. The company owns and operates coal, gas, solar and wind generation facilities. EnergyAustralia offers home services, bill payment, and energy saving, and energy bill management services. It supplies electricity and gas to retail, business, commercial and industrial customers in New South Wales, South Australia, Australian Capital Territory, Victoria, and Queensland. The company has contact center operations in Australia, India and the Philippines. EnergyAustralia is headquartered in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.


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