Glendale Pilots Battery Energy Storage

Glendale Pilots Battery Energy Storage

Glendale Water & Power, Battery Energy Storage Through a small-scale pilot, GWP demonstrates how battery systems instantaneously respond to system load shifts. In late 2015, Glendale Water & Power (GWP) decided to install a small-scale pilot energy storage system to evaluate how this nascent technology can be used in the utility’s electric system to meet the rapid fluctuations, if any, in its system load and demand. The utility sought the help of an existing energy marketing and consulting partner, Skylar Resources LP. Together, Skylar and GWP engineering evaluated several different applications for this technology, including the black start of […]