Consumers Energy Taps ESS Inc. Long-Duration Storage Solution for Solar and Storage Microgrid Project
ESS Energy Warehouse™ will deliver resilient energy infrastructure
The project, which includes the first iron flow battery to be used for a gas compression plant, underscores the capabilities of ESS’s
“ESS is proud to provide our safe and non-toxic battery storage system to a leading utility provider in the Midwest serving millions of customers,” said
“Consumers Energy’s partnership with ESS on this first-of-its-kind project is another positive step toward a cleaner energy future for Michigan,” said
Utilizing earth-abundant iron, salt and water for its electrolyte, and simple materials for battery components, the
At ESS (NYSE: GWH), our mission is to accelerate global decarbonization by providing safe, sustainable, long-duration energy storage that powers people, communities and businesses with clean, renewable energy anytime and anywhere it’s needed. As more renewable energy is added to the grid, long-duration energy storage is essential to providing the reliability and resiliency we need when the sun is not shining and the wind is not blowing.
Our technology uses earth-abundant iron, salt and water to deliver environmentally safe solutions capable of providing up to 12 hours of flexible energy capacity for commercial and utility-scale energy storage applications. Established in 2011,
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