1. AES Building 40-MW Power Storage System

    AES Building 40-MW Power Storage System

    AES Philippines Power Partners Co. Ltd., a subsidiary of US firm AES Corp., plans to build a 40-megawatt battery storage project in Kabankalan, Negros Occidental. Records from the Energy Department showed the AES’ battery storage project, the first of its kind in the Philippines, is one of the indicative power projects in the Visayas grid, which is expected to come online by March 2015. A battery storage system absorbs electrical energy during periods of supply surplus and stores it for use in period of low supply in the grid.

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    1. They [AES] have a proposal to NGCP [National Grid Corporation of the Philippines] as ancillary services provider.
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