The Busan Green Energy Project Doosan Fuel Cell System is a 30,800kW energy storage project located in Busan, South Korea.

The electro-chemical battery energy storage project uses fuel cells as its storage technology. The project was announced in 2015 and was commissioned in 2017.


The Busan Green Energy Project Doosan Fuel Cell System is owned by Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power (100%), a subsidiary of Korea Electric Power.

The key applications of the project are on-site power and back up.

Contractors involved

Doosan Fuel Cell America and Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power have delivered the battery energy storage project.

Additional information

The fuel cell systems will be used to heat and power as many as 71,500 Korean homes. Samsung will serve as the engineering, procurement and construction contractor while KHNP and Busan will share ownership of the fuel cells.


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