The Arenko-General Electric – Battery Energy Storage System is a 41,000kW energy storage project located in England, UK.
The project was announced in 2018 and will be commissioned in 2020.
The Arenko-General Electric – Battery Energy Storage System is being developed by Arenko Cleantech and General Electric. The project is owned by Arenko Cleantech (100%).
The key applications of the project are renewable energy integration and grid support services.
Arenko Cleantech is the owner. Arenko Cleantech and General Electric are the developers. General Electric is the technology provider for the project.
This battery storage system is sited at a key strategic location in the Midlands and will commence operations in 2018. Once operational it will integrate GE and Arenko’s advanced control technologies and will be commercially operated though Arenko’s software to digitally deploy energy and access multiple services and system needs. The battery system’s reliability and performance will be underpinned and protected by GE’s long-term support.
About General Electric
General Electric Co (GE) is an industrial conglomerate. It provides a range of industrial, infrastructure and financial products and services. The company offers a wide range of products and services, ranging from aircraft engines, power generation and oil and gas production equipment to medical imaging, financing and industrial products. By integrating its engineering capabilities with software and analytics, GE assists companies in securing efficient, reliable and safe work environment. It also offers a comprehensive range of financial services to its customers. The company serves customers in North America, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa and other regions; and has manufacturing facilities across the world. GE is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, the US.
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