Project

Kurri Kurri Battery

PROJECT STATUS
Prospective
Kurri Kurri Battery

The Kurri Kurri Battery project is a proposed 1,200 megawatt battery in the NSW Hunter Valley. The first stage is expected to provide 400 megawatts of storage for mainly solar-generated energy.

The project has been proposed by CEP.Energy who have signed a 30-year lease with Hunter Investment Corporation on the Kurri Kurri site which sits within the Hunter Economic Zone. The location is pre-approved for power generation and located next to an Ausgrid sub-station.

Key Dates

Feb 2021 Project Announcement
Jul 2021 EOIs expected to open
Jul 2023 Expected Construction Completion

PROJECT HISTORY

Feb 2021 The project was announced by CEP Energy.
Sector
Energy
Procurement approach
Unconfirmed |
Location
New South Wales |
Infrastructure Australia status
Not considered
Resources
Media releases
2021/02/05