The benefits of battery energy storage systems (BESS), such as Powerstar VIRTUE, can be numerous, but ultimately the overall purpose of energy storage is to deliver fundamental improvements to the way that electricity is generated, delivered, and consumed.
The general benefits provided by Powerstar’s VIRTUE energy storage solution can be broken down into four areas:
Powerstar’s energy storage solution, VIRTUE, is not an off-the-shelf product. It is an engineered solution which is designed to match the bespoke challenges facing each business. As a result, each Powerstar VIRTUE system is designed, manufactured, and engineered specifically for each client to achieve maximum efficiencies and savings in line with the priorities of the client.
Along with BtM energy storage, Powerstar VIRTUE is also able to enhance the use of renewable energy sources through renewable firming, the process of storing an excess of renewable energy for later usage, thereby reducing its intermittency and improving the reliability of renewable generation. This process maximises the benefits of wind and solar generation, consequently reducing the dependency on fossil fuels.
Powerstar’s VIRTUE energy storage solution allows for greater control and flexibility of electricity usage, and offers a wide range of benefits, outlined below:
Powerstar is proud to announce that, in late 2017, it signed a framework agreement with multinational utility company Centrica plc, owner of British Gas. The terms of the agreement outline Powerstar as a preferred supplier, and highlights Powerstar’s commitment to provide Centrica with behind-the-meter (where a client utilises energy storage onsite) energy storage systems during...