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Hornsdale Power Reserve now complete!

In a landmark moment for renewable energy, Hornsdale Power Reserve, featuring the world’s largest lithium ion battery, was launched on the 1st of December by South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill and Neoen Deputy CEO Romain Desrousseaux. This means that, for the first time, clean and affordable wind energy can be dispatched to the grid 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, whether the wind is blowing or not, improving system reliability. Tesla powerpacks, connected to the windfarm, are now operational [...]

Hornsdale will host world’s biggest Li-Ion Battery

Jay Weatherill July 7, 2017 Press release The world’s largest lithium ion battery will be installed in South Australia under a historic agreement between French renewable energy company Neoen, US sustainable energy company Tesla and the South Australian Government.The energy storage systems from Tesla will be paired with Neoen’s Hornsdale Wind Farm and installed before summer.Confirming the commitment from Tesla CEO Elon Musk to deliver the battery within 100 days or it is free, it has been agreed between [...]