Tion Renewables gets UK battery project

Nov 25, 2022 12:59 PM ET
  • The 40MW system is expected to be functional in the first half of 2023
Tion Renewables gets UK battery project
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German business Tion Renewables has gotten its first battery storage space project.

Found in the town of Bacup in the northwest of England, the project was created by Boom Power.

The battery power storage space system includes five battery containers holding lithium-ion battery cells (8.0 MW/9.3 MWh) and also will certainly be directly connected to the power grid.

With battery containers currently supplied, the project is presently incomplete and also is expected to end up being operational in the initial half of 2023.

The enterprise value of the battery storage space project was determined to be ₤ 5m. The anticipated unlevered return on equity lies somewhat over 8% and can be additional optimized by the efficient use of debt.

Christoph Strasser, Co-CEO/CIO of Tion Renewables AG, stated: "For our access into the battery storage market, we chose to get an instead tiny project. The project represents a perfect possibility to get in a new market and to grow further without elevating additional resources.

" As a firm, we want to progressively create to make the best use the potential of our big battery storage space pipeline. This approach has actually allowed our effective development in the renewable resource field until now."

Mark Hogan, Creator as well as CEO of Boom, added: "To day, the Boom team has actually currently provided 50MWh of battery storage projects. We are delighted to have actually dealt with Tion on their very first battery storage project and also look forward to realising many more projects with each other.

" Our pipe of battery storage space projects, to which Tion has concern accessibility, adds up to +1.5 GWh and supplies numerous possibilities to proceed working together in the future."

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