1. Saft Storage System Connected to Hawaii's Largest Solar Installation to Date

    Saft Storage System Connected to Hawaii's Largest Solar Installation to Date

    A large-scale energy storage system aimed at integrating renewables into electricity networks has been completed on the Hawaiian island of Kaua’i, paired with the state’s biggest PV array to date. US installer REC Solar has connected the 12MW (14.5MW DC) solar PV installation, which combines with a grid-scale battery storage system supplied by French maker Saft. The project, which PV Tech Storage first reported on back in July 2014 when it was announced, utilises eight of Saft's containerised ‘Intensium Max 20 M’ li-ion units.

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