Neoen acknowledges the Wilmen Noongar people, Traditional Owners of the land on which Collie Battery will store energy. We pay our respects to their Elders past and present.

Construction starts on Stage 2

The Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO) has awarded Neoen a second 4-hour capacity services contract for Western Australia’s South-West Interconnected System (SWIS).

This service will be delivered by Stage 2 of Collie Battery sized at 341 MW / 1,363 MWh, with the project having approval for a total of 1 GW / 4 GWh.

Neoen has also provided notices to proceed to Tesla and UGL, signaling start of construction for Stage 2. Including Collie Battery Stage 1 (219 MW / 877 MWh) which is already under construction, Collie Battery will have the ability to charge and discharge 20% of the average demand in the SWIS.

Read the full media release here.