POWER

Cummins generators for Agnew microgrid

Lean-burn gas generators made by Cummins have been added to EDL Energy’s hybrid renewable energy microgrid at Gold Fields’ Agnew gold mine in Western Australia’s Northern Goldfields to provide the site with continuous and reliable power at temperatures up to 45C.

 Microgrid at Gold Fields Agnew mine in Western Australia

Microgrid at Gold Fields Agnew mine in Western Australia

Agnew has 56 MegaWatt of installed capacity, which is enough to power 11,500 homes over 12 months. The set-up is Australia's largest hybrid renewable microgrid system and consists of an off-grid 23MW...

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