April 13, 2023: Invinity Vitality Techniques will manufacture a 30MWh vanadium redox circulate battery within the UK, the corporate introduced on April 12.
Invinity says it has been awarded £11 million ($14 million) from the UK authorities for the VRFB longer-term vitality asset demonstrator undertaking, which it says is the biggest grid-scale battery ever constructed. for the reason that nation.
The battery will present a variety of grid balancing providers.
Invinity stated the battery storage capability could be equal to the every day vitality use of greater than 3,500 houses and it might be able to delivering full energy for a discharge period of greater than 4 hours.
The battery, which will probably be constructed at Invinity’s manufacturing unit in Scotland, ought to begin industrial operation in early 2025 and will probably be about six occasions bigger than the corporate’s BESS on the Vitality Superhub Oxford.
Photograph: Invinity’s 5 MWh VFB at Vitality Superhub Oxford