Hybrid

1 MW

Lord Howe Island Board

$11mil

Approved

Lord Howe Island

NSW

Battery


Description:

A minimum 1.2 MW solar PV array and a battery system with over 3.2 MWh capacity project approved. The integrated solar and storage system, purposely designed for a small and remote location, will provide more than two thirds of Lord Howe Island’s electricity, currently powered by diesel generation. ARENA, the NSW Government and the Lord Howe Island Board (LHIB), which has care, control and management of the Island, both agreed to support the $11.1 million project.

Major Contractors/Suppliers:

Installation: Photon Energy

Updates:

  • 2019, Oct : New project approved
  • 2017, Jun : Federal Department of Environment & Heritage refused to allow the construction of two wind turbines as it was deemed a “clearly unacceptable” action
  • 2016, Jun: Tender for construction issued : ARENA funding provided / committed: $5.3mil

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approximate representation only

Andrew Logan

Name : Andrew Logan

Title : -

Phone : (02) 6563 2066

Email : andrew.logan@lhib.nsw.gov.au



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