Glacier

Puget Sound Energy (PSE) and Renewable Energy Systems Americas Inc. (RES Americas) have signed agreements to cooperate on launching an innovative battery storage project in Whatcom County that could pave the way for larger scale efforts in PSE’s service territory.

Electricity will be stored in state-of-the-art battery modules that are as large as 40-foot shipping containers, the same amount of energy found in 1.7 million AA batteries. The battery system will be capable of providing up to 18 hours of power during an outage for the core area of Glacier. The average demand of the core part of town is estimated to be 250 kW.


Lithium-ion Battery


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