icon-electricity Variation to electricity generation licence application – Lake Bonney Wind Power

  • Project Released: 19 Nov 2018
  • Project Closes: Oct 2019
  • Contact: Deborah Hoffmann

Overview

The Commission has received an application from Lake Bonney Wind Power Pty Ltd (Lake Bonney) to vary its electricity generation licence to include a battery energy storage system. The system will have nameplate capacity of 25 megawatts (MW).

Status

Current status is Final

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Final

On 1 October 2019, the Commission varied Lake Bonney Wind Power Pty Ltd electricity generation licence, authorising the inclusion of a battery energy storage system with a total export capacity of 25 megawatts (MW), located at Lake Bonney.

The Commission undertook a round of public consultation in relation to the application and received no submissions from stakeholders.

The Commission assessed Lake Bonney Wind Power Pty Ltd’s application to vary its electricity generation licence against the relevant provisions of the Electricity Act 1996 and the Essential Services Commission Act 2002 and determined that all relevant criteria under those Acts have been satisfied. It has therefore approved the variation application.

A copy of the Lake Bonney Wind Power Pty Ltd licence may be accessed below.