The Ceylon Electricity Board Hybrid Power System – Battery Energy Storage System is a 5,000kW energy storage project located in Sri Lanka. The rated storage capacity of the project is 10,000kWh.

The project was announced in 2019 and will be commissioned in 2021.

Description

The Ceylon Electricity Board Hybrid Power System – Battery Energy Storage System is owned by Ceylon Electricity Board (100%).

The key applications of the project are renewable energy integaration, electric energy time shift and demand response.

Contractors involved

Ceylon Electricity Board is the owner of Ceylon Electricity Board Hybrid Power System – Battery Energy Storage System.

Additional information

Ceylon Electricity Board invites RFP for establishment of Hybrid Power System (Wind, Solar & 5 MW Battery) on Built Operate and Own basis. Preferred grid substation for Hybrid Power System is Kilinochchi.

Methodology

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