The Brookhaven Rail Terminal Fuel Cell Project is an 18,500kW energy storage project located in Suffolk County, New York, US.

The electro-chemical battery energy storage project uses fuel cells as its storage technology. The project was announced in 2017.


The Brookhaven Rail Terminal Fuel Cell Project is owned by Long Island Power Authority (100%).

The key application of the project is on-site power.

Contractors involved

Long Island Power Authority is the owner. FuelCell Energy is the technology provider for the project.

FuelCell Energy is the system integrator.

Additional information

This project is a part of 40 MW FIT IV program which is structured to enhance energy resiliency with clean local power generation for Long Island, New York. Under this PSEG program, Long Island Power Authority (LIPA) will purchase the power from the fuel cell projects under 20 year power purchase agreements. FuelCell Energy will install, operate and maintain the fuel cell power plants. This 18.5 MW project located near the Brookhaven Rail Terminal in Yaphank consisting of five SureSource 4000TM power plants.


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