Project

Jeeralang Battery

PROJECT STATUS
Prospective
Jeeralang Battery

EnergyAustralia intends to install a utility-scale battery with a four-hour, 350 megawatt capacity in Jeeralang, in Victoria's Latrobe Valley. The battery will be co-located at the Jeeralang Power Station in Latrobe Valley.

The battery is expected to be operational by 2026, before the retirement of the Yallourn Power Station in mid-2028.

Key Dates

Mar 2021 Project Announcement
2025 Expected Construction Commencement
2026 Expected Construction Completion

PROJECT HISTORY

Mar 2021 EnergyAustralia announced the project alongside an announcement that it would retire the Yallourn brown coal-fired generator in mid-2028, four years before previously planned.
Sector
Energy
Procurement approach
Unconfirmed |
Location
Victoria |
Infrastructure Australia status
Not considered
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