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£25m battery to help shift to electric cars

eleven months ago

Pivot Power has won planning permission to build a £25m grid-scale battery and rapid EV charging station in Norwich as part of plans to revolutionise power distribution across the UK and aid electric vehicle adoption.

Set to go into operation in April 2020, the 50MW battery is one of 45 planned to go live at sites at electricity sub stations across the UK under a £1.6bn programme. The project will provide a 2GW battery network that will help National Grid manage supply and demand releasing or absorbing power in response to grid balancing requirements; currently the UK has 500MW of grid-scale battery storage.

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