The Excelsior Energy Center – Battery Energy Storage System is a 20,000kW energy storage project located in Byron, Genesee County, New York, US.
The project was announced in 2019 and will be commissioned in 2021.
The Excelsior Energy Center – Battery Energy Storage System is being developed by NextEra Energy Resources.
NextEra Energy Resources is the developer of Excelsior Energy Center – Battery Energy Storage System.
The project is a part 2018 Renewable Energy Standard Request for Proposals (RESRFP18-1). NextEra Energy Resources will build a 280 MW solar facility, accompanied by 20 MW of energy storage, in the town of Byron.
About NextEra Energy Resources
NextEra Energy Resources LLC (NEER), a subsidiary of NextEra Energy Capital Holdings Inc,is a diversified clean energy company and is one of the largest wholesale generators of electric power in the US. The company, together with its subsidiaries owns, develops, constructs, manages and operates electricity generating facilities in wholesale energy markets in the US, Canada and Spain. The company generates electricity using different fuel sources such as natural gas and oil, wind, solar and nuclear. It offers electricity to utilities, retail electricity providers, power cooperatives, municipal electricity providers and industrial companies. The company also provides energy and capacity requirement services; conducts power and gas marketing and trading activities; participates in natural gas, natural gas liquids and oil production and pipeline infrastructure development; and owns a retail electricity provider. NEER is headquartered in Juno Beach, Florida, the US.
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