1. Convergent Commissions the Biggest Behind-the-Meter Energy Storage System in North America

    Convergent Commissions the Biggest Behind-the-Meter Energy Storage System in North America

    NEW YORK--Convergent Energy + Power (Convergent), the leading independent developer of energy storage solutions in North America, and IHI, Inc. announced today the launch of North America’s biggest behind-the-meter energy storage system, located in Sarnia, Ontario. The system, with hardware and software provided by the energy storage division of IHI, Inc. (IHI Energy Storage) is reducing Ontario’s Global Adjustment charge for an industrial customer by reducing the amount of grid electricity the facility consumes during grid peak periods. The 10 MW/20 MWh system has enough energy to run an electric bullet train for 500 miles. With this commissioning, Convergent is operating 26 MW of energy storage assets in Ontario alone and is the largest operator of energy storage in the Province.

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    1. This system combines cutting-edge technology and design with Convergent's unparalleled peak dispatch services, creating maximum savings for our customer.
    2. IHI Energy Storage is pleased to work with Convergent on this advanced energy storage system.
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