Customer Case Study:

Hardwicks Microgrid

Hardwicks Microgrid

The Hardwicks Microgrid Project, as a demonstration of a renewable energy ‘microgrid’ in the Australian red meat industry, incorporates solar energy and battery storage to provide Hardwicks Meat Works processing facility with partial independence from the electricity grid.

Key components of the project include:

  • 1.5MWs of ground mounted solar
  • 2MW battery storage
  • 200kVA diesel generator