West Burton is EDF Store & Forecast’s first EMS project in the United Kingdom and the second to provide ancillary services.
- Context: the National Grid launched a request for proposals to establish a system of frequency regulation that totals 200 MW across the country
- Goal: to store or dispatch energy in the battery in less than a second, according to the frequency fluctuations and to the dynamic constraints at the site
- Project: battery (49 MW–34 MWh) connected to the British national grid
- Status: commissioned in February 2018
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