The Vernon Battery Energy Storage System – BESS is a 5,000kW energy storage project located in Vernon, California, US.

The electro-chemical battery energy storage project uses lead-acid as its storage technology. The project was commissioned in 1996.


The Vernon Battery Energy Storage System – BESS was developed by GNB . The project is owned by GNB (100%).

The key applications of the project are electric bill management, electric supply reserve capacity – spinning and grid-connected commercial (reliability & quality).

Contractors involved

GNB has delivered the battery energy storage project.

Additional information

The Energy Storage System is funded by Department Of Energy .


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