Environment

Synchronous Condensers – a new(ish) tool for enhancing Renewable Energy in SA

Posted on: Mon 29 Nov 2021

Electranet, the company behind SA’s electrical and renewable energy infrastructure, has recently installed synchronous condensers to help stabilise and strengthen the network, allowing the proportion of renewable energy to increase, and use of gas for this purpose to decrease. To find out more, Barry Mitchell spoke to Electranet’s Rainer Korte.

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Image: Synchronous Condenser: Templestowe Vic, author Mriya

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