The AltaGas-Goleta Battery Energy Storage System is a 40,000kW energy storage project located in Goleta, California, US.
The project was announced in 2018 and will be commissioned in 2021.
The key applications of the project are load following and grid support services.
Southern California Edison is the owner. AltaGas is the developer.
The project is a part of SCE’s Aliso Canyon Energy Storage 2 Request For Offers and Local Capacity Requirements Request For Proposals. Southern California Edison has signed seven contracts for 195 MW of battery-based energy storage resources to meet local capacity requirements in the Santa Clara sub-area of its electrical system.
AltaGas Ltd (AltaGas) is an energy utility that carries out the extraction, transmission, distribution and storage of natural gas. It also generates electricity using diverse fuel sources, including run-of-river hydro, wind, geothermal and gas-fired generation plants. The company owns and operates utility assets that deliver natural gas to end-users in Canada and the US. AltaGas also operates NGL processing and extraction plants, transmission pipelines, natural gas gathering lines and field processing facilities to transport natural gas. The company also operates a fleet of rail cars, and truck terminals. It serves residential commercial and industrial customers. AltaGas is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
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