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Danbury Residence - Trace / Iron Edison

Technology Type Nickel Iron Battery
Rated Power 20 kW
Duration at Rated Power (HH:MM) 0:15.00 / 10.00
URL More about Danbury Residence - Trace / Iron Edison
This system had been installed around 1997. When the grid went down a few years ago across the northeastern US, the system owner found out that his battery no longer held any charge. He left the system disconnected until 2012 when he contacted Iron Edison to get a new battery for an old Trace inverter. This system features a 400Ah 48V Nickel Iron battery sitting atop a custom-fit battery rack. It is an off-grid system supplementing on-site renewable generation.
This data has been validated by project staff through a review of publicly available information about the project, and verified by the project owner. Information is accurate as of 2016-04-29.
Project Status
Status Operational
Commissioning On 01.07.2012
Project Includes Multiple Systems No
Siting
Location

Danbury, Connecticut
United States

ISO/RTO ISO-NE
Utility Connecticut Natural Gas
Utility Type
Paired Grid Resource
Paired Grid Resource Solar PV
Project Includes Multiple Systems No
Ownership & Value Chain Partners
Ownership Model Customer-Owned
Equity Owner 1 D.P.
Equity Owner 1 Percent 100%
Energy Storage Technology Provider Iron Edison Battery Company
Power Electronics Provider Trace Engineering
Integrator Company Iron Edison Battery Company
Cost & Performance
Projected Project Lifetime 20 years
Performance Performance metrics not available
Benefits
Service Use Case Distribution upgrade due to solar
Electric Supply Capacity
Research Partner
Research Institution National Renewable Energy Labatory
Research Description The NREL Commercialization Assistance Program (NCAP) helps emerging companies overcome technical barriers to commercializing clean energy technology.
Research Institution URL http://www.nrel.gov/technologytransfer/ncap.html

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