The vitality storage supplier INTILION has geared up three Telekom knowledge facilities with its massive storage methods for PASM Energy and Air Situation Resolution Administration GmbH (PASM).
The companions will set up battery storage methods with a complete capability of round 60 MWh at websites in Bamberg, Hanover and Münster. “This order from PASM represents our largest single order for big storage methods so far but in addition means we’re getting into the rising marketplace for vitality storage methods for the telecommunications trade and for knowledge facilities,” says Manuel Schmidt, CSO of INTILION AG .
The Frequency Containment Reserve (FCR) stabilizes the ability grid
PASM intends to make use of methods for balancing companies. By supplying the FCR when there’s a short-term change within the load of the electrical energy grid, the INTILION storage methods contribute to the associated frequency fluctuations and ease the strain and help the electrical energy grid. “The vitality transition requires renewable vitality sources, which make vitality manufacturing a lot simpler.
Whereas the storage methods every with a capability of 26.8 MWh are to be put in outdoors Bamberg and Hanover, INTILION is putting in battery modules with a complete capability of 6.4 MWh on website in Münster. The set up is deliberate to start out within the second quarter of this yr. INTILION plans to start trial operations within the third quarter, transferring to common operations by the tip of the yr.
The information heart storage market is rising
“The vitality transition will considerably enhance the demand for vitality storage options for knowledge facilities. Now we have targeted our methods and companies on this and we wish to place ourselves as one of many key gamers within the trade,” explains Manuel Schmidt. Deutsche Telekom alone desires to be working storage methods with a complete of 300 MWh in all of Germany by 2030, 66 MWh of it subsequent yr alone. The aim of PASM is to lighten the load on the grid and strengthen the general public electrical energy grid by in-house era. The corporate plans to generate a minimum of 10% of its personal consumption by 2030. Roughly a further 300 MWh of storage capability is required to supply 250 GWh of in-house generated photo voltaic and wind vitality to ensure the ability across the clock.