Windlab and Vestas partner on the world’s first utility-scale hybrid integrating wind, solar and storage
- Category: Projects and Contracts Projects and Contracts
- Published: 19 October 2017 19 October 2017
Developed by Windlab (Australia), with support from Vestas, the 60.2MW Kennedy Energy Park phase I is the world's first utility-scale, on-grid wind, solar and battery energy storage project. The project is located in Flinders Shire in central north Queensland, Australia. Kennedy Phase I will feature 43.2MW of Vestas' V136-3.6MW wind turbines, 15MW of solar and 2 MW/4 MWh Li Ion battery storage, all managed by a Vestas customised control system that will operate the hybrid power plant.