South Australia’s big gamble on grid-scale battery storage may pay for itself in just a year if it continues to prevent massive price spikes
• Giles Parkinson is editor of RenewEconomy
On Sunday 14 January something very unusual happened.
The Australian Energy Market Operator called – as it often does – for generators in South Australia to provide a modest amount of network services known as FCAS, or frequency control and ancillary services.
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