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GS E&R-LG Chem

Technology Type Lithium-ion Battery
Rated Power 12500 kW
URL More about GS E&R-LG Chem
South Korean battery-maker LG Chem said Tuesday that it has teamed up with GS E&R, a local power generator, to build the world’s largest wind power storage system in Yeongyang, North Gyeongsang Province. The ESS will have a storage capacity of 50 megawatt hours, which can power some 5,000 households per day. The batteries are the equivalent of those used for 2,700 units of GM’s Volt plug-in hybrid.
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Project Status
Status Announced
Project Includes Multiple Systems No
Siting
Location

Yeongyang, North Gyeongsang 
Korea, South

ISO/RTO N/A
Utility Type
Paired Grid Resource
Project Includes Multiple Systems No
Ownership & Value Chain Partners
Ownership Model Customer-Owned
Equity Owner 1 GS E&R 
Cost & Performance
Performance NA
Benefits
Service Use Case Renewables Capacity Firming
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