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Australia’s largest integrated battery with a solar farm powers up in Gannawarra

Victoria’s Gannawarra Energy Storage System (GESS), the largest integrated solar and battery storage facility in Australia, is now exporting and importing electricity to the grid and is ready to support the national energy system as demand rises over summer.

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Australia invests AUD 69 million in a 25 MW Community Solar Farm in Queensland

The historic sheep and cattle grazing Queensland town of Barcaldine will be home to a new big solar farm, creating jobs in the region and boosting large scale solar in Australia. The $69 million Barcaldine Remote Community Solar Farm (BRCSF) project is due for completion in April 2017.

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Pioneering world’s lowest-cost concentrated solar PV power tower opens in Australia

Lily D’Ambrosio, Victorian Minister for Energy and Resources; Dr John Lasich, CTO RayGen; Andrea Gaffney, Manager Strategic Communication, ARENA; and Bob Cart, CEO RayGen, officially switch on the plant at Newbridge

Lily D’Ambrosio, Victorian Minister for Energy and Resources; Dr John Lasich, CTO RayGen; Andrea Gaffney, Manager Strategic Communication, ARENA; and Bob Cart, CEO RayGen, officially switch on the plant at Newbridge

Australian solar technology leader RayGen Resources has paved the way for the global roll-out of utility-scale solar energy with the official opening in regional Victoria of the world’s first concentrated solar photovoltaic (CSPV) power station, that could see exports of cutting-edge solar components skyrocket.

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Australia’s biggest solar PV plant begins generating power

Leading Australian utility AGL Energy’s (AGL) Nyngan Solar Plant began generating power in Australia’s western New South Wales  this past Saturday with the first 25 MW of 100 percent renewable energy feeding into the National Electricity Market.

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