The RE Crimson Solar PV Park – Battery Energy Storage System is a 450,000kW energy storage project located in Riverside, Blythe, California, US.

The project was announced in 2016 and will be commissioned in 2022.


The RE Crimson Solar PV Park – Battery Energy Storage System is being developed by Recurrent Energy . The project is owned by Recurrent Energy (100%), a subsidiary of Canadian Solar .

The key applications of the project are renewables capacity firming and renewables energy time shift.

Contractors involved

Recurrent Energy is the owner. Recurrent Energy is the developer.

Additional information

Blythe area CA – Sonoran West Holdings, LLC, a subsidiary of Recurrent Energy LLC, proposes to construct and operate the RE Crimson Solar Project, a utility-scale solar PV and energy storage project that would be located on federal lands managed by the Bureau of Land Management (Blm ) within the California Desert Conservation Area (CDCA) planning area.

About Recurrent Energy

Recurrent Energy LLC (Recurrent Energy) a subsidiary of Canadian Solar Inc, is a clean energy company that develops utility-scale solar and energy storage projects. The company specializes in the development and operation solar energy projects that generate electricity. It has solar projects in North America. Recurrent Energy’s projects include Rosamond 1, Rosamond 2, Victor Phelan, Gillespie, Sunningdale 1, Apollo, Mustang and Garland project, and among others. The company has operations in the US and Canada. Recurrent Energy is headquartered in San Francisco, California, the US.


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