Siemens to build 200MWh energy storage unit in Germany
Published: Tuesday, 20 July 2021
German industrial giant Siemens plans to build “one of Europe’s largest energy storage facilities” at Wunsiedel in eastern Germany, it announced on Monday July 19.
The Siemens facility will have power capacity of 100MW and
energy storage capacity for 200MWh, and will store electricity
generated locally from surplus renewable energy. It will also
cover demand peaks on the power grid.
The electricity will come from German grid network operator
Zukunftsenergie Nordostbayern (ZENOB) while the...