(August 21, 2020)
Key Capture Energy (KCE) announced this week it has selected Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) and Powin Energy Corporation to build three battery energy storage system (BESS) projects in Texas. These utility-scale projects will total 200 MW and should be online by the summer of 2021.
MHPS will be responsible for engineering, procurement, construction, and long-term service support for equipment, power conversion systems, and high voltage substations. Powin Energy Corporation plans to provide a fully integrated battery, battery management system, and long-term service.
Construction of the three storage system projects will begin in the fall of 2020 and the projects’ capacities are broken down as follows: KCE TX 11 (50 MW), KCE TX 12 (100 MW), and KCE TX 23 (50 MW).