Ballarat Terminal Station - Battery Energy Storage System

Peracon successfully completed the detailed design of the electrical, SCADA and protection systems for the first utility scale grid connected 30MW /30MWh Ballarat Energy Storage System (BESS) in Victoria. We integrated the BESS into the AusNet Ballarat Terminal Station (BATS), by also completing the separate design package of the primary, secondary and civil/structural design on the existing Ballarat site. Our scope included:

Primary design

Secondary design

Structural design for the Ausnet site

Protection philosophy

Relay configuration files

On site commissioning of SCADA and protection relays.