Basin 1 & 2 battery storage plant, Ontario, Canada

Last Modified: Sat Nov 11 2017 23:07:02 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 13 MW
    planned storage capacity of Basin 1 & 2 battery storage facility located in Kitchner, Ontario.
  • 53 MWh
    electricity that the facility can feed into Ontario's grid as needed when there is a need to stabilize the province's grid network. This ancillary source will enable Ontario’s Independent Electricity System Operator, IESO, to regulate its grid that is now dependent on variable sources of wind and solar based power.
  • 5
    major organizations involved: 1) Project Developer: Hecate Energy 2) EPC: Deltro Energy 3) Battery Systems: Leclanche Energy, 4) Software: Greensmith Energy 5) Distribution & Grid connection: IESO.
  • $85 million
    estimated project cost.
  • 23 Jan 2016
    Leclanche awarded contract to supply the battery systems, while Deltro Energy will provide the EPC and O&M services.
  • 08 Nov 2017
    India's energy efficiency major, EESL announces an investment of $12 million in the project by partnering with Leclanche. EESL's objective is to be part of grid stabilization project that can be replicated in India.