27 Nov '17, 3pm

Giant Battery Set for Testing in the Australian Outback

Giant Battery Set for Testing in the Australian Outback

Billionaire Elon Musk’s giant battery being built in the Australian outback will be energized in coming days and begin testing, indicating Tesla Inc. is on track to meet a 100-day self-imposed deadline to install the system. Tesla power packs have now been fully installed on a site near a wind farm north of Adelaide and will be tested to ensure the battery meets standards laid down by the energy market operator, the South Australia state government said in a statement Thursday. "Congratulations to the Tesla crew and South Australian authorities who worked so hard to get this manufactured and installed in record time," Musk tweeted on Thursday. The entrepreneur is building the system to help the state avert crippling electricity blackouts that have spurred a nationwide debate about security of energy supply in Australia. The futurist chief executive made a bet on Twitter in...

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