Australia

GPG Australia acquires its first hybrid PV solar and energy storage project

• Naturgy marks an important milestone with this project, representing its first foray in Australia into photovoltaic technology, through a hybrid PV-Battery project, which is the first one of this kind for the company worldwide.

• The Cunderdin project will be the largest DC-coupled solar PV and battery project to be built in Australia.

• Naturgy extends its asset portfolio in Australia to the State of Western Australia in addition to its existing projects in Victoria, New South Wales and ACT.

• The acquisition transaction was successfully completed with the original developer Sun Bred Power (SBP).

Australia

New Community Grants Program funded by our Berrybank 1 wind farm

In addition to the recently announced Berrybank wind farm Community Grants Program, a new similar program has been announced, administered by the Golden Plains Shire Council and also funded by Berrybank 1 wind farm. The program will open on Thursday 1 September until 2pm, Friday 30 September, with grants available for projects over $10,000.