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    1. Hawaiian Electric, Amber Kinetics Testing Kinetic Energy Storage Pilot

      Hawaiian Electric, Amber Kinetics Testing Kinetic Energy Storage Pilot

      March 13 (Renewables Now) - Hawaiian Electric said on Monday it has launched operations of a 8-kW/32-kWh energy storage system (KESS) powered by Amber Kinetics’ flywheel technology. Hawaii-based company American Electric Co LLC installed the five-tonne flywheel at Hawaiian Electric’s Campbell Industrial Park generating station on Oahu. The system, which stores electricity as rotational kinetic energy, can charge and discharge for multiple duty cycles per day with no loss of capacity.

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    2. RES to Build Energy Storage Facility for LRT Line in Ontario

      RES to Build Energy Storage Facility for LRT Line in Ontario

      February 19 - The Canadian unit of UK-based Renewable Energy Systems Ltd (RES) will design and build a battery energy storage facility that will provide backup power to the Eglinton Crosstown light rail transit (LRT) line in Ontario. The province and Toronto Hydro announced last week that they have awarded the contract to Renewable Energy Systems Canada Inc. The latter will install the system at the site of the future Mount Dennis Station and LRT maintenance and storage facility that is currently being built.

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