The Upper Hunter Baterry Energy Storage System (BESS), proposed by Maizewood, is a proposed energy storage project to be located near Aberdeen, NSW. The scope of the works includes:
- construction of a BESS with up to 400 megawatt / 800 megawatt hour capacity
- overhead or underground cables, and
- installation of a switching station and associated infrastructure.
|Aug 2023||Maizewood lodged a scoping report and a request for SEARs with the NSW Department of Planning and Environment.|
|Sep 2023||The NSW Department of Planning and Environment issued the Secretary's Environmental Assessment Requirements (SEARs) for the project.|