The Columbia Solar Solar Energy Center – Battery Energy Storage System is a 50,000kW energy storage project located in Herkimer County, New York, US. The rated storage capacity of the project is 200,000kWh.

The project was announced in 2019 and will be commissioned in 2024.

Description

The Columbia Solar Solar Energy Center – Battery Energy Storage System is being developed by EDF Renewable Development. The project is owned by EDF Renewable Development (100%), a subsidiary of EDF Renewables.

The key applications of the project are renewable capacity firming and renewable energy time shift.

Contractors involved

EDF Renewable Development is the owner. EDF Renewable Development is the developer.

Methodology

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