The SCE -Swell Battery Energy Storage Systems is a 14,000kW energy storage project located in Santa Clara and Goleta, California, US.

The project was announced in 2018 and will be commissioned in 2021.


The SCE-Swell Battery Energy Storage Systems is being developed by Swell Energy . The project is owned by Southern California Edison (100%), a subsidiary of Edison International .

The key application of the project is demand response.

Contractors involved

Southern California Edison is the owner. Swell Energy is the developer.

Additional information

The project is a part of SCE’s Aliso Canyon Energy Storage 2 Request For Offers and Local Capacity Requirements Request For Proposals. Southern California Edison has signed seven contracts for 195 MW of battery-based energy storage resources to meet local capacity requirements in the Santa Clara sub-area of its electrical system.

About Swell Energy

Swell Energy LLC is a residential energy storage developer and aggregator. The distributed energy and grid solutions provider is accelerating the mass-adoption of residential and commercial clean energy technologies. It is headquartered in Santa Monica, California, United States.


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