Canada’s First Utility-Scale Energy Storage System Islands Remote Town During Outages

Mon, 2014-08-18 06:41 -- SCC Staff

Nestled in the Canadian Rockies, the remote town of Field relies on one 25-kV distribution feeder, provided by BC Hydro, to supply its 300 residents  with power. But providing reliable power to Field is challenging. Read about the solution that Council Lead Partner S&C Electric deployed -- and the extra benefits that came with it (including helping BC Hydro get half of the project funding from Natural Resources Canada). Click the "Canada utility scale energy storage system" pdf link below to download the case study.

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