The Port of Corpus Christi – Battery Energy Storage System is a 260,000kW energy storage project located in Port of Corpus Christi, Texas, US. The rated storage capacity of the project is 840,000kWh.

The project was announced in 2021.


The Port of Corpus Christi – Battery Energy Storage System is owned by Ares Management (100%).

Contractors involved

Ares Management is the owner of Port of Corpus Christi – Battery Energy Storage System.

Additional information

The Port of Corpus Christi Authority announced has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (“MOU”) with funds managed by the Infrastructure and Power strategy of Ares Management Corporation to develop this solar+battery storage project, which will be capable of powering an electrolyzer facility to produce ~9,000 MT of green hydrogen per year, with the possibility of expanding the facilities over time, including for the optionality of providing renewable power directly to the port’s operations.


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