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Australia

Naturgy increases its presence in Australia with the award by the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) of 107 MW Wind Farm and a Battery Energy Storage System of 20 MWh

• With this award, in addition to the one announced last week, Naturgy increases its current presence in Australia by more than 50% and confirms its commitment to renewables growth in the country.

Berrybank 2 is the second project awarded in a public auction by the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Government to Naturgy, through Global Power Generation (GPG) in Australia, its subsidiary for international power generation.

• The total planned investment amounts to AUD 215 m, equivalent to approximately €131 m.

• Along with this project, Naturgy will also deploy a battery storage facility, its first investment in this field in Australia, a country at the forefront of large-scale battery utilization

Australia

Naturgy signs with Snowy Hydro its first energy sales contract with a retailer in Australia to build a 218 MW wind farm in Victoria, contributing to increase its installed capacity in the country over 500 MW

– Naturgy doubles its presence in Australia, becoming the Top-3 independent wind energy producer in the country and confirming its commitment to renewables growth in Australia through its Global Power Generation joint venture (GPG).
– Ryan Corner is the third project developed by GPG in Australia and the first one under a Corporate PPA. The project will entail a total investment of AUD359m, equivalent to approximately €219m.

Certifications

GPG certifies two facilities

We would like to congratulate the Torito hydropower plant (Costa Rica) and the Bii Hioxo wind farm (México) on the ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015 and OHSAS 18001:2007 certifications that they have received after passing an audit by the Spanish Association for Standardisation (AENOR) in 2019.