The Torrance Smart Grid Project is a smart grid project located in Torrance, California, US. The project was commissioned in 2018.
The Torrance Smart Grid Project was completed using smart grid as the technology category. It is an advanced grid infrastructure, renewable integration project with a rated capacity of 3,000MWh. It is implemented in the renewable energy generator.
The smart grid project is owned by American Honda Motor and developed by Honda Motor.
The Torrance Smart Grid Project has the following equipment associated with it:
- – Solar Panels – 6000 units
- – Solar Power Supply
Torrance Smart Grid Project development status
The commissioning of Torrance Smart Grid Project was completed in 2018.
American Honda Motor has partnered with Honda Motor to construct and complete the Torrance Smart Grid Project.
– The project consists of rooftop solar array of over 6,000 panels which can produce about 3,000 MWh of electricity per year.
– The solar array consists of three large lithium ion batteries, one is of 500 kW/1,000 kWh and two 100-kW/200-kWh units.
About Honda Motor
Honda Motor Co Ltd (Honda) designs, manufactures and markets automobiles, motorcycles, power products, and products for the sea. The company produces passenger cars, light trucks, and mini-vehicles; and general-purpose engines, outboard marine engines, lawnmowers, riding mowers, water pumps, brush cutters, tillers, walking assist devices, snow blowers, robotic mowers, generators, and portable battery inverter power sources. It also provides financial services, retail lending, and leasing services to customers and wholesale financing to dealers. The company operates across North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia. Honda is headquartered in Minato-Ku, Tokyo, Japan.
All publicly-announced smart grid projects included in this analysis are drawn from GlobalData’s Power IC. The information regarding the projects is sourced through secondary information sources such as country specific power players, company news and reports, statistical organisations, regulatory body, government planning reports and their publications and is further validated through primary from various stakeholders such as power utility companies, consultants, energy associations of respective countries, government bodies and professionals from leading players in the power sector.