The Korea Southern Power Fuel Cell Power Plant is a 20,000kW energy storage project located in Incheon, South Korea.

The electro-chemical battery energy storage project uses fuel cells as its storage technology. The project was announced in 2017 and was commissioned in 2018.


The Korea Southern Power Fuel Cell Power Plant is owned by Korea Southern Power (100%), a subsidiary of Korea Electric Power .

The key application of the project is on-site power.

Contractors involved

FuelCell Energy and Korea Southern Power have delivered the battery energy storage project.

Additional information

The fuel cell plants will be installed adjacent to the existing 1.8 GW Sinincheon combined cycle power plant that is owned by KOSPO and located in Incheon, South Korea.


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