Smarter Network Storage is the UK’s first multi-purpose application grid scale electricity storage project that is run by UK Power Networks, one of the largest distribution network operators in the UK.
The 6MW/10MWh storage project started in 2013. This presentation will provide:
- An insight on the technical background of the project, the design and planning considerations
- An outline of the regulatory issues identified in the project and potential solutions for enabling the large scale integration of storage systems in electricity networks
- The results from the project trials, including services to the DNO, the TSO and the electricity supplier