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ARENA-backed RayGen partnership with AGL will bring new "solar-hydro" plants to Victoria and NSW






Renew Economy reports that ACAP collaborating industry participant, RayGen, has secured a forthcoming 3MW/50MWh ‘solar hydro’ facility project to be installed at Liddel, NSW and in Carwarp, Victoria, which will bring with it a huge capacity of 17 hours' worth of dispatchable energy storage.


With $27 million in private sector funding raised by RayGen and a further $15 million investment from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency, the projects marks a significant commitment to rolling out robust solar power and storage at scale. The Liddel coal-powered plant is due to be closed in 2023 on the same site.


Read the full story at Renew Economy.