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Carnegie wins grant for solar and battery system on offshore gas platform

Carnegie Clean Energy has been awarded a A$471,000 grant to develop a solar and battery storage solution for an offshore oil and gas platform.
By Staff reporter 20 March 2018 0 30077

Carnegie Clean Energy has been awarded a A$471,000 (US$362,213) grant to develop a solar and battery storage solution for an offshore oil and gas platform, according to PV Magazine Australia.

The grant has been awarded by Australia's National Energy Resources Australia (NERA), a body that aims to enhance the competitiveness of the country's non-renewable energy sector.

Carnegie will work with NERA and Italy's Eni to develop the solar and battery system, which will be placed on the Blacktip Wellhead gas platform in the Timor...