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AES and KIUC begin operating Lawa'i solar and storage plant in Hawaii

Jan 09, 2019 - Marketline Newswire

Global power company AES Corporation and Kaua'i Island Utility Cooperative (KIUC) have started operations of the Lawa'i Solar and Energy Storage project in Hawaii.

Owned and operated by AES Distributed Energy (AES DE), the project includes 28MW solar photovoltaic (PV) modules and a 100MWh five-hour duration energy storage system.In February 2018, AES DE and KIUC started construction on the hybrid solar and energy storage system.According to AES, the project is the largest operational solar...