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Hitachi Energy Faroe Islands BESS project doubles wind farm’s utilisation

Hitachi Energy has installed a 6.25MW/7.5MWh battery energy storage system (BESS) in the Faroe Islands for utility SEV, with substantial benefits to a connected wind farm.

The energy solutions arm of the large Japanese conglomerate announced the completion of the 1.2-hour project, the largest in the North Atlantic archipelago, last week (1 February).

SEV contracted Hitachi Energy to provide the BESS project back in 2021, reported by at the time. The firm provided its e-meshTM PowerStoreTM BESS enclosure for the project.

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