- 06 June, 20172017-06-06T09:30:00
- 9:30 AM 2017-06-06T09:30:00 - 12:30 PM 2017-06-06T12:30:00
A series of engaging and topical events focused on the exciting opportunity and key challenges for battery storage in Australia. The series will include presentations from leading policymakers, regulators, analysts and industry leaders and include great networking with the leaders of the Australian battery storage sector.
The series will cover the crucial topics facing the sector, including market assessments, the evolving regulatory framework and consumer protections and the role battery storage can play on the electricity network.
Each event features a political address, keynote address, and panel discussion with a number of industry experts. Below is the synposis for the Adelaide edition of the series.
Storage and the grid
Battery storage has huge potential better support the Australian electricity grid. Hear from expert speakers sharing insight on the opportunity for battery storage to support the grid, facilitate increased uptake of renewable energy and avoid expensive network augmentation and peak energy demand. Hear about the latest case studies, challenges and opportunities for utility scale battery storage in Australia.
Ross Garnaut, University of Melbourne
Stuart Johnston, ENA
Simon de Bell, ABB
Stephanie Bashir, AGL