Solar and storage combine to provide reliable power in Far North Queensland 19 February Construction of Australia’s first co-located large-scale solar and battery project to be connected to the electricity grid is now complete. Federal Leichhardt MP Warren Entsch said the project would provide reliable power to more than 3,000 households living on the grid’s…

Mungari Solar Farm 12 February Carnegie Clean Energy has been successful in an application to negotiate 100MW solar and 20MWh battery site in Western Australia. The Mungari Solar Farm site is in the Buffer Zone of the Mungari Strategic Industrial Area (MSIA), which is located approximately 26km south-west of Kalgoorlie and 13km north-east of Coolgardie…

Solar microgrid to power South Australian produce market 4 February The South Australian Produce Market will install 1600 solar panels and a large lithium-ion battery on their facility at Pooraka, in an investment set to save stallholders over half a million dollars a year off their power bills. The $10.5 million microgrid, which will be…

KfW IPEX-Bank, NordLB and CEFC finance 190-MWp solar farm in Australia 26 January KfW IPEX-Bank, NordLB and the Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC), Australia’s promotional bank for renewable energy, are supporting the Coleambally photovoltaic project in Australia with a long-term loan. The solar power station is being sponsored by the French project developer and long-term…