Battery storage industry happy with new rules that recognise some of their multiple tools, but not pleased with another two-year wait.
The third big battery in Victoria starts production, but the project’s major corporate customer has collapsed, ending plans for a very green greenhouse.
Neoen confirms that Australia’s biggest battery project is midway through construction near Geelong as Tesla Megapacks are lifted into place.
Lumea proposes a “first of its kind” funding proposition without government support for what could be the biggest battery in Australia.
Tesla says synchronous generation not needed in a renewable energy grid because battery storage can deliver the services and much of the storage required.
Solar tax criticised by Tesla and Enphase, the makers of battery technologies the proposal is supposed to support, while networks baulk at removing zero export limits.
South Australia to extend its virtual power plant scheme to state housing homes that do not have rooftop solar in effort to create a big solar sponge.
Expanded Tesla big battery at Hornsdale stepped into market after Callide coal explosion with successful real-world test of its “virtual machine mode.”
The Coalition argued that the coal plant explosion at Callide is a justification for more coal. A big battery might just have prevented the blackouts.
Following two recent price hikes, Tesla has cut the Australian retail price of a Powerwall 2 home battery system.