The Chabei Thermal Energy Storage System is a 64,000kW energy storage project located in Chabei, Hebei, China.
The thermal energy storage project uses molten salt as its storage technology. The project was announced in 2016 and will be commissioned in 2021.
The Chabei Thermal Energy Storage System is owned by SkyFuel (50%) and Zhongyang Zhangjiakou Chabei (50%).
The key applications of the project are renewables capacity firming and renewables energy time shift.
SkyFuel and Zhongyang Zhangjiakou Chabei are the owner of Chabei Thermal Energy Storage System.
Type of storage: 2-tank indirect.
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