The Kokam-Korea Midland Power – Battery Energy Storage Systems is an 8,000kW energy storage project located in South Korea.

The electro-chemical battery energy storage project uses lithium-ion as its storage technology. The project was announced in 2018 and was commissioned in 2018.


The Kokam-Korea Midland Power – Battery Energy Storage Systems is owned by Korea Midland Power (100%), a subsidiary of Korea Electric Power.

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

Contractors involved

Kokam and Korea Midland Power have delivered the battery energy storage project.

Additional information

The project is for Korea Midland Power Co., Ltd., for nine sites located throughout South Korea. This project consists of 8 MW/28 MWh of total ESS capacity coupled with a total of 10 MW PV system capacity.


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