Project

Torrens Island Battery

PROJECT STATUS
Announced
Torrens Island Battery

AGL will build a new 250 megawatt battery with a four-hour dispatch duration on Torrens Island in South Australia. It will be located onsite at the Torrens Island Power Station and be built in stages. 

The battery is expected to be operational by early 2023. 

Key Dates

Nov 2020 Project Announced
Dec 2021 Expected Construction Commencement
Dec 2023 Expected Construction Completion

Procurement

Procuring Agency: AGL

PROJECT HISTORY

Mar 2021 AGL announced it had reached a final investment decision on the Torrens Island battery and would commence construction in 2021.
Nov 2021 AGL announced plans to accelerate the development of the Torrens Island battery.
Sector
Energy
Procurement approach
Unconfirmed |
Location
South Australia |
Resources
Media releases
24/03/2021
16/11/2020