The Ringo Project-Vingeanne – Battery Energy Storage System is a 12,000kW energy storage project located in Vingeanne site, France. The rated storage capacity of the project is 37,000kWh.

The electro-chemical battery energy storage project uses lithium-ion as its storage technology. The project was announced in 2019 and will be commissioned in 2021.


The RINGO Project-Vingeanne – Battery Energy Storage System is being developed by Nidec ASI .

The key application of the project is grid supportive services.

Contractors involved

Nidec ASI is the developer. Nidec ASI is the technology provider for the project.

Nidec ASI is the system integrator.

Additional information

The project is a part of French Utility RTE ‘s Ringo Project. The French Energy Regulatory Commission (CRE ) has approved a budget of €80 million for Ringo project. Three stakeholders Total, Nidec ASI and BLUE SOLUTIONS , lead projects to deploy energy storage in RTE’s Project RINGO, across three systems at strategic locations in mainland France. The battery capacity at each site will be of 12 MW/24 MWh.

About Nidec ASI

Nidec ASI Spa is engaged in to Design, manufacturing, repair, maintenance & servicing of electrical rotating machinery, with focus areas of re-manufacturing & refurbishment.


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