Risen to construct 100-MW/400-MWh battery close to Neoen-owned PV park in NSW

China’s Risen Vitality Co Ltd (SHE:300118) intends to put in a 100-MW/400-MWh battery storage system in New South Wales and is now holding a public exhibition for the challenge.

The proposed battery is deliberate to be in-built proximity to France-based Neoen’s (EPA:NEOEN) Coleambally photo voltaic farm in Riverina area, a submitting with the state planning fee exhibits.

The challenge can be on show till February 10, 2023.

To be sited throughout the Murrumbidgee Shire Council, the Coleambally battery will present 4 hours of storage capability to the close by 150-MW photovoltaic (PV) farm, which was introduced on-line in 2018. The lithium-ion facility will retailer electrical energy that can be straight equipped to the nationwide energy grid during times of low renewables output.

The set up will include 40 battery system blocks with an influence conversion system (PCS) every.

Risen Vitality Australia expects the challenge’s development and commissioning section to take between eight and ten months, in line with the challenge’s environmental impression assertion (EIS).

In December, one other battery challenge by Risen Vitality in New South Wales, the 200 MW/400 MWh Bungama, emerged as one of many winners in a young to award AUD 176 million (USD 123.3m/EUR 113.3m) in grant funding to vitality storage schemes. The aggressive spherical was held by the Australian Renewable Vitality Company (ARENA).

(AUD 1.0 = USD 0.700/EUR 0.644)

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