Project

Broken Hill Energy Storage

PROJECT STATUS
Detailed Planning
Broken Hill Energy Storage

The Broken Hill Energy Storage Project will see the development of a 200 MW utility-scale Advanced-Compressed Air Energy Storage (A-CAES) facility at a local decommissioned mine in Broken Hill. The facility is designed to provide up to 8 hours of electricity discharge at a time equivalent to 1,600 MWh. 

The project is being jointly developed by Hydrostor and Energy Estate.

Key Dates

Jun 2021 Project Announced
Jan 2022 Expected Construction Commencement
Jun 2024 Expected Construction Completion

PROJECT HISTORY

Jun 2021 Hydrostar released the Economic Impact Assessment for the project.
Sector
Energy
Procurement approach
Unconfirmed |
Location
New South Wales |
Resources
Media releases
2021/06/07
Project pages
Hydrostor