• Media Mentions

    ECAtoday | National grid turns to batteries

    Between June and August 2020, the National Grid Electricity System Operator’s (ESO) reliance on battery storage to balance the grid rose by 150 per cent. The figures from our report, also show that the use of gas reciprocating engines increased by 338 per cent, the use of aggregated units increased...

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    PowerTechnology | Batteries see 149% increase in Balancing Mechanism activity

    Our ‘Balancing Mechanism report’ has found that accepted volumes in the Balancing Mechanism (BM) from identified batteries, gas reciprocating engines, and aggregated units across June – August 2020 have all increased. Year-on-year, accepted volumes have seen significant rises: batteries volume has risen by 149%, while gas reciprocating engines saw a...