The Maldives ARISE-P172788 Lot2-Battery Energy Storage System is a 16,000kW energy storage project located in L. Atoll Islands, Lh. Naifaru, Dh. Kudahuvadhoo, GA. Villingili and Sh. Funadhoo, Maldives. The rated storage capacity of the project is 16,000kWh.

The project was announced in 2021.

Additional information

The BESS projects are the part of Accelerating Renewable Energy Integration and Sustainable Energy Project (ARISE-P172788) Lot2. The scope of lot2 includes Supply, Install, Commission, Operate & Transfer of 24MW/24MWh Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESS) on locations at S. Hithadhoo, S. Hulhudhoo-Meedhoo, Gn. Fuvahmulah, GDh. Thinadhoo, HDh. Kulhudhuffushi, B. Eydhafushi and Lh. Hinnavaru.


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