09 Jul '18, 11pm

UK's 'largest' grid battery storage facility completed in Hertfordshire

UK's 'largest' grid battery storage facility completed in Hertfordshire

A giant 50MW battery storage facility hailed as the UK's largest to date has completed construction near Bishop's Stortford in Hertfordshire, British Solar Renewables (BSR) has announced. The 4,500sqm site, which is located in the village of Stocking Pelham, was built by the contractor for UK company Statera Energy, which owns and operates the site. Related articles Starbucks to introduce 5p 'Latte Levy' across all UK stores Oddbox launches crowdfunding campaign to fuel wonky veg revolution BusinessGreen Leaders Summit: Speaker line up latest UK's 'largest' grid battery storage facility completed in Hertfordshire Government confirms latest capacity market auction Housed in seven custom-built 'E-houses', the facility includes 27 inverters, 150,000 lithium-ion battery cells, and is connected to a nearby 400kV substation via a 132kV grid connection. It is capable of deliverin...

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