24 Feb '17, 5pm

SDG&E unveiling new 120MWh, 30MW Li-ion energy storage facility; AES Advancion 4

SDG&E unveiling new 120MWh, 30MW Li-ion energy storage facility; AES Advancion 4 24 February 2017 SDG&E is unveiling the world’s largest lithium-ion battery energy storage facility in partnership with AES Energy Storage , which will enhance regional energy reliability while maximizing renewable energy use. The 30 megawatt (MW) energy storage facility is capable of storing up to 120 megawatt hours of energy, the energy equivalent of serving 20,000 customers for four hours. The AES Advancion 4 energy storage system uses 400,000 batteries, similar to those in electric vehicles, were installed in nearly 20,000 modules and placed in 24 containers. Features of the Advancion 4 ESS include: Modular, Compact Array. The Advancion 4 Array now has a compact footprint and optimized design that is five times denser than prior installations, further reducing the total installed cost by r...

Full article: http://www.greencarcongress.com/2017/02/20170224-sdge.html

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