Tesla Powerpacks arrive for next big battery at Victoria solar farm : RenewEconomy

The first of more than 400 Tesla Powerpack batteries have begun arriving at Victoria’s Gannawarra Solar Farm, as work gets underway on what will be one of the biggest solar and storage installations in the world.

The 60MW Ganawarra PV project in north-west Victoria – which was connected to the grid just under two months ago – is the first large-scale solar farm to be constructed and switched on in Victoria, and is jointly owned by Wirsol Energy and Edify Energy.The batteries will make up the adjoining Gannawarra Energy Storage System – which will be a 25MW/50MWh Tesla Powerpack battery that will enable some of the solar plant’s output to be time shifted into the evening, or peak demand periods…

Source: Tesla Powerpacks arrive for next big battery at Victoria solar farm : RenewEconomy