DOE Global Energy Storage Database
Office of Electricity Delivery & Energy Reliability
Gapado Island, Jeju Smart Grid Project
Part of an ambitious smart grid project aimed at becoming 100% carbon free, the Jeju Provincial Government contracted Hyosung to construct an off-grid battery system on Gapado Island. Electricity is supplied by numerous wind turbines and a 1 MW (1 MWh) ESS that provides enough power to over 200 residents.
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Jan 01, 2014
Seogwipo-si , Jeju-do
Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO)
OWNERSHIP & VALUE CHAIN PARTNERS
Jeju Provincial Government
COST & PERFORMANCE
Performance metrics not available.
Korea Smart Grid Institute
Jeju Smart Grid will become the world’s largest Smart Grid community that allows the testing of the most advanced Smart Grid technologies and R&D results, as well as the development of business models. A total of 64.5 billion won will be invested between 2009 and 2013. About 10 consortiums in five areas will participate in testing technologies and developing business models.
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