Storage

The New York Power Authority (NYPA) last week announced the start of construction on a large-scale, 20-MW energy battery storage project in Northern New York, one of the largest such projects in the nation. The MW-hours of the system were not stated but the release said that the project will include a one-hour lithium-ion battery...
O&M

The Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) and Gas Technology Institute (GTI) announced this week that they are embarking on a five-year initiative to accelerate the development and demonstration of low-carbon energy technologies. With the increase of decarbonization goals from private companies and governments, existing technology is not enough to achieve these targets. The Low-Carbon Resources...
C&I

The State University of New York at Fredonia (SUNY Fredonia) announced that construction is starting on its first solar/battery project. The New York Power Authority (NYPA), as the campus’ energy advisor, is overseeing the project. Selected in a competitive bidding process, the state’s strategic partners Oriden, a Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems venture, and Solar Liberty...
Storage

The New York Power Authority (NYPA) announced a collaboration with an energy storage company to develop a demonstration energy storage system, using new zinc-air energy storage technology, in New York State. NYPA will support the development, fabrication and installation of the storage unit at commercial scale over a three-year period. The 100-kW/1-MWh behind-the-meter energy storage system will...