East Village, Australia

Location

Fremantle, Australia

Power Ledger Platform Features

Client Summary

This project, by DevelopmentWA, is part of the Australian Government’s Smart Cities and Suburbs initiative, sees a 670kW/h shared battery installed on a site, allowing 36 homes with rooftop solar being able to trade with each other via the battery, utilising the Power Ledger platform. This project creates a benchmark for what is possible in sustainable urban infill and the delivery of affordable, clean and resilient energy markets.

"The mix of innovations at East Village at Knutsford provides a great insight into what it is possible for us to achieve in modern sustainable residential infill developments."
Ben Wyatt
Western Australian Government Lands Minister

This project, by DevelopmentWA, is part of the Australian Government’s Smart Cities and Suburbs initiative, sees a 670kW/h shared battery installed on a site, allowing 36 homes with rooftop solar being able to trade with each other via the battery, utilising the Power Ledger platform.

This project creates a benchmark for what is possible in sustainable urban infill and the delivery of affordable, clean and resilient energy markets.

Power Ledger’s platform, utilizing its µGrid and VPP features to create a marketplace within a residential property development in Perth, Western Australia, allowing residents with rooftop solar to trade electricity with each other, via the battery. The battery, using the VPP feature, can also be used to provide services to the energy grid.

670kWh

battery

36

homes

300

kWh/annum of energy complete