Deakin University Renewable Energy Microgrid


Fast Facts

The largest solar system installed at an Australian University - 14.5 hectare solar energy generation farm
Reduce carbon emissions by 12,000 tonnes per year and generate half of the University's energy needs on site
The microgrid can be expanded to include research of other technologies such as hydrogen storage, that could lead to hydrogen and electric vehicle integration.

Scope of Work

Design and construction of a 7.5MW industrial-scale smart microgrid energy
system at Deakin’s Waurn Ponds campus in Geelong