Wind Energy And Battery Storage To Combine For Baseload Supply To BHP In Australia

Baseload power, the final hurdle for renewable energy, especially wind and solar, looks set to face its first assault from renewables. French renewable energy developer Neoen, which has been involved with multiple big battery and renewable projects in Australia, has signed a first of its kind “baseload” contract with mining first BHP to supply power […]

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The Top 5: Largest Battery Energy Storage Systems Worldwide

As we talk about renewable energy replacing fossil fuels, the bottlenecks hindering the progress of renewable energy must be taken care of as well. One of these bottlenecks is the variable nature of renewable energy. Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESS), also known as Big Batteries, provide electricity grids with a wide range of benefits – […]

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Neoen Signs PPA With Flow Power For Wind Farm In Australia

World’s major renewable energy player Neoen has announced that it has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with electricity retailer Flow Power for 40 MW of energy from its Goyder South Stage 1 wind farm in South Australia. Neoen held that Goyder South Stage 1 is the first stage of Neoen’s flagship project known as […]

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‘Big Battery’ fuels revenue jump at French renewables group Neoen

French renewable power producer Neoen ‘s first-quarter revenue jumped by more than a third, helped by the commissioning of one of the world’s largest lithium-ion batteries in Australia, the company said on Tuesday. Neoen, which specialises in solar farms, onshore wind and energy storage, posted overall sales up 36 per cent at 109 million euros […]

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Neoen Inks 70 MW virtual battery deal with AGL in Australia

Paris-headquartered renewable energy producer Neoen has inked an innovative 7-year virtual battery agreement with AGL Energy, an Australian energy generator and retailer, to provide 70 MW / 140 MWh of virtual battery capacity in the New South Wales (NSW) region of Australia’s National Electricity Market. The offtake gives AGL Energy the ability to hedge its […]

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Neoen sees bigger appetite for RE as Europe shuns Russian power

French renewable power producer Neoen should benefit from more demand for green energy in Finland, Italy and France as Europe looks to become independent from Russian gas, the company’s chief executive said on Monday. The European Union has announced plans to expand its clean energy capacities as it looks to cut dependency on Russian gas […]

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Neoen Commences Early Works on 412MW Wind Project in S. Australia

Renewable energy producer Neoen has finally launched its flagship Goyder Renewables Zone project in South Australia. Notice to proceed was given to a consortium of GE Renewable Energy and Elecnor in late December 2021 for the construction of a 412 MW wind farm known as Goyder South Stage 1. The wind farm will consist of […]

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Neoen Doubles Australian Battery Size, Citing ‘Market Opportunities’

French developer Neoen, the firm behind the original ‘big battery’ at Hornsdale Power reserve where is used Tesla batteries, has just expanded its bet on Australia. The firm has announced the doubling of its newest big battery production to 100MW/200MWh in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT). Neoen has emerged as a major storage player on […]

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Neoen Commissions its 208 MWp Solar Park in Argentina

Neoen, an independent producer of renewable energy exclusively, has commissioned its Altiplano 200 solar power plant — a 208 MWp solar park located in the Salta province of Argentina. Benefitting from some of the world’s best sun exposure, Altiplano will be producing 650,000 MWh of solar powered electricity per year, equivalent to the annual electricity […]

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