The Enel X VPP is on track to supply more than 30% of the total FCAS need

The Enel X VPP is on track to supply more than 30% of the total FCAS need

Keeping the electricity grid stable at all times with frequency control ancillary services (FCAS)

Energy markets must be redesigned to allow for the greatest amount of participation by both demand and supply resources as soon as possible, and begin to pay more accurately for the firming capability and other services we need to keep the system intact.

Audrey Zibelman, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director,
Australian Energy Market Operator
Australian Financial Review, 2019

Featured resources

Case Study: The University of Queensland enrols in FCAS

The University of Queensland has earned significant revenue from participating in frequency grid support by enrolling its 1.1MW / 2.15MWh Tesla Powerpack battery in our VPP. Participation is supporting its objective of becoming the world’s first university to offset 100% of its electricity needs with renewables in 2020. Learn more.

The four types of Demand Response

Learn about the demand response programs supporting grid reliability and security that are currently available to businesses in the NEM.

South Australian Backup Boost Program

We've partnered with the SA Government to support local businesses by changing the way they use energy with Demand Response.