Current± spoke to Richard Thwaites CEO of Penso Power about the advantages of scale in energy storage, how battery storage is changing and what we can expect from the company next.
A 100MW UK energy storage site being developed by Penso Power is to see an additional 50MW of capacity.
Open Energi is to target the opitmisation of up to 500MW of assets in a new partnership with Erova Energy.
Last week’s T-4 Capacity Market clearing price jumped to £15.97/kW/y as over 100MW of storage was awarded contracts.
Flexibility providers were called on by National Grid ESO yesterday (24 February) following an interconnector tripping, causing 1GW to fall off the grid.
Shell-owned Limejump is set to optimise 100MW of battery storage, providing grid balancing and frequency response services.
A number of battery storage assets successfully landed capacity agreements in last week’s T-3 Capacity Market auction by listing as demand side response (DSR) assets.
Centrica’s local energy market (LEM) trial has been beefed up with the addition of a new wind turbine and battery storage.
Ørsted has appointed REMAP as its marketing agent for its UK flexible generation and revenue optimisation services.