The United Kingdom’s largest battery storage installation is up and running, its owners have announced. Tucked away in the English village of Thurcroft, South Yorkshire, Flexitricity and Gresham House Energy Storage Fund have installed a 50 MW/75 MWh project. In the weeks leading up to the announcement, the energy storage facility underwent a National Grid Balancing Mechanism Reserve from Storage trial. Now the battery is managing supply and demand under the electricity system operator’s balancing mechanism program.
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Flexible energy specialist Flexitricity and Gresham House Energy Storage Fund have announced that the UK’s largest battery is now live and will help National Grid ESO balance power supply and demand.
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