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Energy Storage

Solutions for Energy Storage

The PureWave® family of energy storage-management systems provides solutions from 25 kW through 100 MW, from the edge of the grid to the generation plant. The product line is built on an intelligent power-converter platform with advanced and flexible control algorithms specifically designed to deliver proven and effective reliability, power quality, and economical energy management. S&C has engineered its energy storage-management solutions to meet utilities’ specific power-requirement needs. The PureWave® Storage Management System is designed for utilities with three-phase systems requiring from 1 to 100 MW of power, the PureWave® SMS-250 Storage Management System provides support for three-phase systems requiring 250 to 750 kW of power, and the PureWave® Community Energy Storage System has a 25-kW power rating.

Installations

Below are a few examples of Smart Grid SMS installations completed S&C.

AEP, Presidio, Texas

Customer: American Electric Power (AEP)
Project Location: Presidio, Texas
In-service Date: September, 2010
Project Description:

Chemical Substation, Charleston, West Virginia

Customer: American Electric Power (AEP)
Project Location: Chemical Substation, Charleston, West Virginia
In-service Date: June, 2006
Project Description:

  • 1.0 MW, 7.2 MW-hour Sodium-Sulfur Battery Storage System
  • Turnkey installation by S&C Power Systems Services
  • Peak Shaving for 20 MVA Station Transformer
Balls Gap (future substation), Milton, West Virginia

Customer: American Electric Power (AEP)
Project Location: Balls Gap (future substation), Milton, West Virginia
In-service Date: November, 2008
Project Description:

  • 2 MW, 12 MW-hour Sodium-Sulfur Battery Storage System
  • Turnkey installation by S&C Power Systems Services
  • Peak Shaving and Islanding Demonstration with IntelliTeam® II Automatic Restoration System controls
Citizens Substation, Bluffton, Ohio

Customer: American Electric Power (AEP)
Project Location: Citizens Substation, Bluffton, Ohio
In-service Date: October, 2008
Project Description:

  • 2 MW, 12 MW-hour Sodium-Sulfur Battery Storage System
  • Turnkey Installation by S&C Power System Services
  • Peak Shaving and Islanding
East Busco Substation, Churubusco, Indiana

Customer: American Electric Power (AEP)
Project Location: East Busco Substation, Churubusco, Indiana
In-service Date: December, 2008
Project Description:

  • 2 MW, 12 MW-hour Sodium-Sulfur Battery Storage System
  • Turnkey Installation by S&C Power System Services
  • Peak Shaving and Islanding
Rock County Substation, Beaver Creek, Minnesota

Customer: XCEL Energy
Project Location: Rock County Substation, Beaver Creek, Minnesota
In-service Date: November, 2008
Project Description:

  • 1 MW, 6 MW-hour Sodium-Sulfur Battery Storage System
  • Turnkey Installation by S&C Power System Services
  • Peak Shaving, Wind Farm Output Smoothing, Energy Dispatching and Arbitrage