Energy Storage Projects

Contego

West Sussex / United Kingdom

Summary

With 34 MW Contego in West Sussex will have a capacity of 68 MWh, using a series of 28 Tesla Megapack batteries.

This is a new battery energy storage project of FRV located near Burgess Hill in West Sussex, United Kingdom. Once completed in 2021, it will be one of the largest battery energy storage plants in the UK, using Tesla’s Autobidder AI software for real-time trading and control.

Contego will be connected to the UK Power Networks distribution network, providing the capability to store energy from renewable sources and afford peak-time flexibility to the UK National Grid as part of the country’s continuing shift away from fossil fuels.

Overview

34 MW DC
Peak Power
West Sussex / United Kingdom
Location
68 MWh
Capacity
BESS Supplier: Tesla
Technology
In construction
Project status