Project Description

Kitchener Battery Energy Storage System

Battery Energy Storage System

City of Kitchener

Project Type
IESO pilot project

Facility Type
Utility

Servicing
K-W Hydro Customers

Project Completion
September 2018

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Installation of battery integration to cell enclosures.

12 MWh system consisting of 4-500 kW inverters connected to 60 battery stacks housed in 6 sea can containers.

System capacity is 2 MW at an operational voltage of 500-750 VDC for 6 hours.