Storage

This page keeps a running list of the  megawatt (MW) scale storage installations in the Caribbean region.

Bahamas:

  • Capacity – 4 MWh (energy)
  • Type – Lead-acid Battery
  • Application: Micro-grid
  • Date commissioned: 2010
  • Power – 250 kW
  • Energy – 500 kWh
  • Type – Lithium-Ion Battery
  • Application: Micro-grid
  • Date commissioned: 2017

Barbados:

  • Power – 5 MW
  • Energy – 20 MWh
  • Type – Lithium-Ion Battery
  • Application: Grid-connected
  • Date commissioned: 2018
  • Cost: USD 10 million.

Bermuda:

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  • Capacity – 10 MW
  • Energy – 5.5 MWh
  • Type – Lithium-Ion Battery
  • Application: Grid-connected
  • Date commissioned: 2019
  • Cost:

Bonaire:

  • Capacity: 3 MW (power)
  • Type: Nickle-based Battery
  • Application: Grid-connected
  • Date commissioned: 2010

Grenada:

  • Capacity – unknown
  • Type – Lithium-Ion Battery
  • Application: Off-grid
  • Date commissioned: 2010

Jamaica:

JPS ES

  • Power – 24.5 MW
  • Energy – 6 MWh
  • Type – Flywheel (4.5 MW)+Lithium-Ion (20 MW/6 MWh)Battery
  • Application: Grid-connected
  • Date commissioned: 2019
  • Cost: US$27 million

St. Eustatius:

  • Capacity – 1 MW (power)
  • Type –  Lithium Battery
  • Application – Micro-grid
  • Date commissioned – 2016