The Hornsdale Power Reserve project in South Australia
James Thornhill, Bloomberg
France’s Neoen SA has outlined plans to build a giant renewables complex in South Australia, including battery storage with up to nine times more capacity than the Tesla Inc. design at its nearby Hornsdale plant, which is billed as the world’s largest lithium-ion battery.
The Goyder South project will include up to 1,200 megawatts of wind generation, 600 MW of solar and 900 MW of battery storage, with an initial investment of up to A$1 billion ($687 million), Neoen said in a statement Wednesday. The company plans to draw on its experience with the Hornsdale Power Reserve, which