June 15, 2017
RES To Construct 40MW Energy Storage Project for IPP in California
RES secures third large-scale energy storage project in 2017.
Broomfield, CO – Renewable Energy Systems (RES), a leader in energy storage integration, is pleased to announce an agreement with an independent power producer to build a 40 MW RESolve® Energy Storage System (ESS). The system will be located in California.
RES was awarded the project through a competitive RFP process and will be providing a full turnkey energy storage system powered by RES’ proprietary Energy Management System (EMS). RES’ agreement provides engineering, procurement, and construction services, along with asset management and performance guarantees. Construction will begin this summer with an expected commercial operation date of Q1 2018.
“RES is excited to be providing a tailored RESolve® ESS solution to meet our IPP partner’s specific needs. This marks RES’ second large-scale energy storage project contracted in the California energy storage market this year and third globally totaling 90MW/190MWh.” says RES’ Director of Energy Storage, Matthew Krivos. “The RESolve® ESS provides safe, reliable, robust, and economic solutions for both IPP and utility customers.”
Currently, RES’ contracted energy storage portfolio exceeds 240MW and 275MWh.
RES (Renewable Energy Systems) is one of the world’s leading independent renewable energy companies. At the forefront of renewable energy development for over 30 years, RES has developed and/or built over 12GW of renewable energy capacity worldwide. RES' core activities are onshore wind, offshore wind, solar, energy storage and transmission. RES is headquartered in the United Kingdom and operates across the globe.
About RES in the Americas
Since 1997, RES has been providing development, engineering, construction, and operations services to the utility-scale wind, solar, transmission, and energy storage markets across the Americas. The company employs more than 500 full-time professionals and has over 9,000 MW of utility-scale renewable energy and energy storage projects and has constructed more than 1,000 miles of transmission lines throughout the U.S. and Canada. RES’ U.S. corporate office is located in Broomfield, CO with regional offices located in Austin, TX, Minneapolis, MN, Old Saybrook, CT, and Sacramento, CA.