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September 1, 2021

Nevendon Battery Energy Storage System, UK

By Carmen

The Nevendon Battery Energy Storage System is a 10,000kW energy storage project located in Basildon, Essex, England, UK.

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


The Nevendon Battery Energy Storage System was developed by Aura Power Developments and GRIDSERVE Sustainable Energy. The project is owned by Aura Power Developments (33.33%), Gresham House Strategic (33.33%) and GRIDSERVE Sustainable Energy (33.33%).

The key application of the project is frequency response services.

Contractors involved

Aura Power Developments, Gresham House Strategic and GRIDSERVE Sustainable Energy have delivered the battery energy storage project.

Additional information

Foresight has acquired the Nevendon energy storage project from developers Gridserve and Aura Power. The battery will provide Enhanced Frequency Response services to National Grid, positioning the project as an essential part of the energy transition to a more flexible, low carbon energy network.

About Aura Power Developments

Aura Power Developments Ltd (Aura Power) is a provider of renewable energy solutions. The company develops, finances, builds and operates utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) and energy storage projects. Its service offering include project management; engineering, procurement and construction; operation and maintenance of renewable power plants. The company’s project portfolio includes Carlam Hill Solar Park, Fox Coulee Solar Park, Empress Solar Park and others. Aura Power develops and manages power projects in Canada, Portugal, Ireland and Italy. The company has operational presence in Canada, Portugal and Spain. It serves solar power and battery storage sectors. Aura Power is headquartered in Bristol, England, the UK.

About GRIDSERVE Sustainable Energy

GRIDSERVE Sustainable Energy Ltd (GRIDSERVE) is a tech-enabled international sustainable energy business which develops, builds, owns and operates solar energy & battery storage hybrid solutions for critical power infrastructure. GRIDSERVE was headquartered in Buckinghamshire, England, the UK.


All publicly-announced energy storage projects included in this analysis are drawn from GlobalData’s Power IC. The information regarding the projects are sourced through secondary information sources such as country specific power players, company news and reports, statistical organisations, regulatory body, government planning reports and their publications and is further validated through primary from various stakeholders such as power utility companies, consultants, energy associations of respective countries, government bodies and professionals from leading players in the power sector.

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