ENERGY STORAGE

Sungrow awarded NTP from ZEN Energy for 291MWh Australian BESS project

April 8, 2024

Photovoltaic inverter and energy storage system supplier Sungrow has been awarded notice to proceed (NTP) from ZEN Energy for the commencement of the 111MW/291MWh Templers BESS project in South Australia.

The project, in partnership with ZEN Energy as the client and Shanxi Electric Power Construction (SEPC) as the consortium partner, “marks SA’s second largest energy storage and the second largest stand-alone BESS installation in Australia”, a statement said.

“Notably, the Templers project has received its grid connection approval from the Australian Energy Market Operator before the contract execution and the project is expected to achieve commercial in 2025,” the statement added.

The project will utilise Sungrow’s liquid cooling battery technology.