The Powin-Coal Fired Power Plant – Battery Energy Storage System is a 10,000kW energy storage project located in Italy. The rated storage capacity of the project is 10,000kWh.

The electro-chemical battery energy storage project uses lithium-ion as its storage technology. The project was announced in 2017.

Description

The key applications of the project are frequency regulation and grid support services.

Contractors involved

Powin Energy is the technology provider for the project.

Powin Energy is the system integrator.

Additional information

Powin was selected to supply 10 MW/10 MWh energy storage system to be paired with a large coal fired power plant in Italy to provide frequency response services to the larger grid. The project is a part of Powin Energy’s 32.8 MW/70 MWh energy storage projects.

Methodology

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