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WA national park taken off-grid by local network

WA national park taken off-grid by local network

Horizon Power’s stand-alone power project taking Fitzgerald River National Park off-grid with solar, battery storage and back-up diesel.

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Batteries arrive for Horizon's grid-scale "spinning reserve" trial

Batteries arrive for Horizon’s grid-scale “spinning reserve” trial

Two large-scale batteries will be trialled as back-up power at an islanded 170MW power station in Carnarvon WA.

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WA utility to lead big switch to local generation, because it's cheaper

WA utility to lead big switch to local generation, because it’s cheaper

WA power utility Horizon is leading a big switch from centralised fossil fuel generation to local generation. The economics of past supply models are no longer competitive with current and future technology choices.

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WA network adopts "mobile phone plans" to deal with peak consumption

WA network adopts “mobile phone plans” to deal with peak consumption

Horizon Power pilot scheme to adapt “mobile phone” style plans to set consumption limits in times of peak demand.

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PV storage: Horizon moves closer with solar smoothing

PV storage: Horizon moves closer with solar smoothing

Horizon Power now requires solar smoothing devices for PV installations on parts of their network. Another step forward to storage.