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-AES and KIUC Make History with World's Largest Solar PV Peaker Plant

Jan 09, 2019 - ENP Newswire

The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES) and Kaua'i Island Utility Cooperative (KIUC) today inaugurated the Lwa'i Solar and Energy Storage Project, the largest operational solar and storage system in the world.

The project, owned and operated by AES Distributed Energy, consists of a 28 MW solar photovoltaic (PV) and a 100 MWh five-hour duration energy storage system, and will help Hawaii meet its goal of reaching 100 percent renewable energy by 2045. The new PV peaker will deliver roughly 11 percen...