SA zinc mine to be converted to compressed air energy storage facility 

THE Australian Renewable Energy Agency has announced a $6 million spend for company Hydrostar Australia to progress the nation’s first energy storage project using compressed air, with another $3 million provided by the South Australian government’s renewable energy fund. 

 SA zinc mine to be converted to compressed air energy storage facility   SA zinc mine to be converted to compressed air energy storage facility   SA zinc mine to be converted to compressed air energy storage facility   SA zinc mine to be converted to compressed air energy storage facility   SA zinc mine to be converted to compressed air energy storage facility 
 
Hydrostar will build a five megawatt, ten megawatt hour fuel-free Advanced Compressed Air Energy Storage from the Angas Zinc mine in Strathalbyn, currently in care and maintenance