The High Bridge Wind Farm – Battery Energy Storage System is a 5,000kW energy storage project located in Town of Guilford, Chenango County, New York, US.

The project was announced in 2019 and will be commissioned in 2022.

Description

The High Bridge Wind Farm – Battery Energy Storage System is being developed by Calpine .

Contractors involved

Calpine is the developer of High Bridge Wind Farm – Battery Energy Storage System.

Additional information

The project is a part 2018 Renewable Energy Standard Request for Proposals (RESRFP18-1). Calpine Corporation will build a 99 MW wind farm, accompanied by 5 MW of energy storage, in the town of Guilford.

About Calpine

Calpine Corporation (Calpine) is an electricity utility. It owns and operates power plants, and sell power, steam, renewable energy credits and ancillary services. The company generates electricity using natural gas, geothermal and renewable sources and through co-generation, and combined-cycle technologies. Calpine operates in the Texas Reliability Entity, Western Electricity Coordinating Council , Reliability First Corporation, Florida Reliability Coordinating Council, Southeastern Electric Reliability Council, Northeast Power Coordinating Council , and Midwest Reliability Organization entities. It serves independent electric system operators, utilities, industrial, and agricultural companies, municipalities and other governmental entities, retail power providers, power marketers, and retail commercial, industrial, governmental and residential customers in the US, Canada, and Mexico. Calpine is headquartered in Houston, Texas, the US.

Methodology

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