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The Federal government recently approved a AUD 450,000 grant to EnergyAustralia to develop a pumped hydro energy storage project in South Australia. EnergyAustralia’s proposed $200 million 100 megawatts project, located in the Spencer Gulf in South Australia, will be Australia’s first pumped hydro project using seawater. This session explore the economics of pumped hydro, challenges and scalability.
- Understanding the mechanics and practicality of pumped hydro
- Strategies to make pumped hydro cost effective
- Evaluating the scalability