APA to build its first microgrid for WA gold mine

AUSTRALIAN Pipeliner Association has signed an agreement with The Gruyere Gold Mine partners to build a A$38 million hybrid energy microgrid at its mine site in outback Western Australia.

APA to build its first microgrid for WA gold mine APA to build its first microgrid for WA gold mine APA to build its first microgrid for WA gold mine APA to build its first microgrid for WA gold mine APA to build its first microgrid for WA gold mine

The power plant at Gold Fields' Agnew mine in WA

It will be APA's first microgrid, with the first phase to consist of a 4MW gas turbine to be completed by mid-next year, and the second phase consisting of a 13MW solar farm and a 4.