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-E.ON completes 'UK - first' battery installation at Blackburn Meadows biomass power plant

Oct 11, 2017 - ENP Newswire

E.ON has completed the installation and grid connection of its 10MW battery at the Blackburn Meadows biomass plant near Sheffield - a new energy storage project that will help keep power supplies stable and support the range of power generation sources feeding into the UK's national grid.

The 10 megawatt (MW) lithium-ion battery is housed in four 40ft long shipping containers. It has the same power as roughly 100 family cars and holds the same amount of energy as 500,000 mobile phone batte...