Puerto Rico: Enel partners with Eaton on solar + storage microgrid project

Smart Energy | Dec 5, 2020 at 4:26 AM
  • Enel X and Eaton announced plans to develop a solar + storage microgrid at Eaton’s Puerto Rico-based Arecibo plant.
  • Eaton will provide the installation expertise and key technology for the microgrid system, including its microgrid controller and balance of plant electrical distribution equipment.
  • The solar + storage microgrid project will combine 5 megawatts (MWac) solar PV capacity with approximately 1.1 MW/2.2 MWh of battery storage and will be fully integrated with the facility’s existing electrical systems, including onsite power generation.