UK Distribution Network Operator Purchases Energy Storage Systems

Western Power Distribution, a national distribution network operator (DNO), will install 5 of General Electric’s Durathon 100 kWh energy storage systems.

WPD chose the Durathon because it needed a system small enough, yet able to perform and function well.

WPD will install the systems at high voltage substations in Milton Keynes, and preliminary data collected from the trial will be used to evaluate the business case for such systems.

 

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