ScottishPower Renewables’ 1MW Cornwall battery energy storage system has exported electricity for the first time. It is the first time ScottishPower has exported power from a battery, with electricity exported from the Carland Cross windfarm in Cornwall where the battery is co-located with. The site is also to have a 10MW solar farm installed, with construction work on this is to being in early 2021. This milestone will allow power to be exported to Centrica’s Local Energy Market (LEM) as part of joint venture soon, helping to balance electricity supply and demand at a local level in the region.
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