Might 19, 2023: SSE Renewables has made a last funding resolution to construct a 150MW BESS at a former coal-fired energy station within the UK, the corporate stated on Might 12.
Monetary particulars of the plans for the previous Ferrybridge plant (pictured) in West Yorkshire haven’t been disclosed. Nevertheless, SSE stated the mission was a part of a £25 billion ($31 billion) funding programme.
Development will start later this month, with the grid linked confirmed for June 2024.
Sungrow Energy Provide was contracted to offer the liquid cooled, lithium-based PowerTitan power storage expertise for the mission.
SSE additionally introduced that its Photo voltaic and Battery staff might be a part of SSE Renewables to develop a close to 2GW pipeline of battery and photo voltaic initiatives within the UK and Eire.