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100MW large-scale battery energy storage installed, but this is just the beginning
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100MW large-scale battery energy storage installed, but this is just the beginning

The UK’s large-scale battery storage installations have reached 100MW of capacity, made up of around 50 individual sites larger than 250kW. However, as Solar Media Market Research analyst Lauren Cook explains, data from the UK Battery Storage Project Database report shows that this is just the beginning, with revenue stream patterns emerging to show how projects are proving to be successful.

Inside Parc y Cymoedd, Vattenfall’s EFR project and first UK battery
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Inside Parc y Cymoedd, Vattenfall's EFR project and first UK battery

Last month Vattenfall invited Clean Energy News to visit Parc y Cymoedd, the largest onshore wind farm in Wales and home of the company's first energy storage project in the UK, one of eight in total to have won an Enhanced Frequency Response (EFR) contract last year. As the company explained, after a "very steep, almost vertical learning curve" Vattenfall is ready to take on whatever National Grid comes up with next.

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Tesla battery from Kiwi Power to offer 24/7 frequency response

Kiwi Power is to finance and develop a battery storage project at a multi-technology renewable energy site in south Wales, where it will provide constant grid services availability to National Grid for two years in a first for the aggregator.