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Victoria pumped hydro energy storage (PHES) atlas

Stocks, Matthew; Lu, Bin; Anderson, Kirsten; Nadolny, Anna; Blakers, Andrew


Victoria has 100 times more sites than needed to decarbonise the state electricity grid. Interestingly, there is a high concentration of these in the Eastern part of the state – close to many of the brown coal-fired power stations. Interconnection with other regions, demand management and local storage are needed in order to ensure stable and affordable supply into the future. Pumped hydro energy storage (PHES) is the most mature and widely deployed electricity storage technology worldwide –...[Show more]

CollectionsANU 100% Renewable Energy (RE100) Group
Type: Dataset
Access Rights: Open Access


File Description SizeFormat Image
VIC PHSites.xlsx1.91 MBMicrosoft Excel XML
VIC Central Region Reservoir Locations.kmzVIC Central Region Reservoir Locations16.46 MBGoogle Earth kmz file
VIC East Region Reservoir Locations.kmzVIC East Region Reservoir Locations5.63 MBGoogle Earth kmz file
VIC West Region Reservoir Locations.kmzVIC West Region Reservoir Locations8.91 MBGoogle Earth kmz file
vicloc.png4.79 MBimage/pngThumbnail

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