Tender Round 5 under the NSW Electricity Infrastructure Roadmap is now open. The tender is open to eligible proponents in NSW seeking Long Duration Storage (LDS) Long-Term Energy Service Agreements (LTESA), and South West Renewable Energy Zone (SW REZ) Access Rights.

The tender is seeking an indicative 1 GW of Long Duration Storage for projects connecting into existing network infrastructure or access rights networks in declared Access Schemes. The tender will seek to allocate up to an initial 3.98 GW of Access Rights in the South West Renewable Energy Zone. If the initial allocation is not met in this tender, additional capacity may be awarded in future tender rounds.

This tender is designed to support the delivery of high-quality electricity infrastructure that is in the long-term financial interests of NSW electricity consumers.

All Tender Round 5 Documents can be found in the section at the top of this page.

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Tender portal

 

 

Webinar

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Last updated 23 May 2024

Download the Tender Round 5 Information Pack

 

 

Tender Guidelines Purpose
Tender Guidelines
Guidelines for Tender Round 5
South West REZ Access Rights Supplement
Additional information regarding South West REZ and Access Rights

 

Project Documents - LDS Purpose
LDS LTESA
Draft Long-Term Energy Service Agreement for long-duration storage projects, to be executed with the SFV
LDS PDA Draft Project Development Agreement for long-duration storage projects, to be executed with the SFV
LDS PDA and LTESA - Tripartite Deed Draft Tripartite for both the LDS PDA and LTESA, to be executed with the SFV and Security Trustees
LDS LTESA
(Compare vs Tender Round 3)
Compare against the LDS LTESA for Tender Round 3 (July 2023)
LDS PDA
(Compare vs Tender Round 3)
Compare against the LDS PDA for Tender Round 3 (August 2023)
LDS PDA and LTESA - Tripartite Deed
(Compare vs Tender Round 4)
Compare against the Tripartite for Generation in Tender Round 4 (January 2024)

 

Project Documents - Access Rights Purpose
South West REZ Access PDA Draft Project Development Agreement for South West REZ Access Rights, to be executed with EnergyCo
Note: Consultation feedback (if any) is requested by 19 June through email: tender5@aemoservices.com.au
South West REZ Access PDA - Tripartite Deed Draft Tripartite for the Access PDA, to be executed with EnergyCo and Security Trustees
South West REZ Access Payment Deed Draft Access Payment Deed for South West REZ Access Right Holders, to be executed with the SFV.
Note: Consultation feedback (if any) is requested by 19 June through email: tender5@aemoservices.com.au
South West REZ Access Payment Deed – Tripartite Deed Draft Tripartite for the Access Payment Deed, to be executed with the SFV and Security Trustees.

 

Additional information - Access Fees and TTCL Purpose
South West REZ Access Fee Guidelines Guidelines for South West REZ Access Fees
South West REZ Access Fee Determination Draft template for the Access Fee Determination to be made by the Consumer Trustee
South West REZ Access Fee Calculator Draft Access Fee calculator to assist with estimating Access Fees for South West REZ projects
South West REZ Access Scheme TTCL paper Methodology paper for Target Transmission Curtailment Level & Headroom Assessment for the South West REZ Access Scheme

 

Project Bid documents Purpose
Returnable Schedule MC1 Information to be provided by South West REZ Access Right proponents, equivalent to a connection enquiry
Returnable Schedule MC4 Information to be provided by all proponents for MC4 - Community Engagement Plan Commitments
Tender Process Deed - Consortium Tender Process Deed to be signed by proponents (if a consortium) and attached to their Project Bid
Tender Process Deed - Single Tender Process Deed to be signed by proponents (if single entity) and attached to their Project Bid
Guidance for completing Tender Process Deed Information to assist in completing the Tender Process Deed

 

Tender Rules              Purpose
Tender Rules May 2024
Tender Rules as of May 2024

 

Registrations
are now open

To register log into the portal

Tender portal

 

 

Webinar

Register now for the NSW Roadmap Tender Round 5 for South West REZ Access Rights and LDS LTESA webinar

Register

 

 

 

 

Last updated 23 May 2024