Saft is delivering a turnkey order to supply an Energy Storage System to Bermuda Electric Light Company (BELCO). The system will provide up to 10MW power for spinning reserves and frequency response to maintain grid stability.
Milan Sima, railway general manager at Saft, explains how the batteries on board new trains for the Chengdu Metro will keep the system running for over 11 million people.
Saft has begun supplying battery systems to CRRC Sifang America’s new railcar manufacturing facility in Chicago.
E.ON has upgraded the backup power batteries in one of its Hungarian distribution substations by switching from lead-acid to Saft’s nickel-based batteries.
Ergon Energy Network, an Australian electricity distribution network operator in Queensland, has deployed 20 Saft Intensium Mini lithium-ion (Li-ion) energy storage systems (ESS) at 13 sites in Queensland over four years.
Saft has been awarded a contract to supply a 6.6 MWh lithium-ion energy storage system to a wind farm in northwestern Finland by TuuliWatti, a Finnish wind developer and operator. The system will be the largest of its kind in the Nordics.