ESS SNOOK PROJECT LLC on Oct. 14 applied with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for market-based rate authority for its 2-MW battery storage project in Hagerstown, Maryland.
ESS SNOOK PROJECT is a subsidiary of Alevo USA Inc., with is part of Switzerland’s Alevo Group SA.
The energy storage project will sell capacity, energy and ancillary services in the PJM Interconnection market and will be interconnected to the Hagerstown Light Department. That municipal utility is interconnected with Potomac Edison. The project is currently configured as one GridBank installation, which is an Alevo battery energy storage system.
The company noted that on Oct. 3, affiliate ESS Lewes Project LLC, applied with FERC for market authority for an 8-MW storage project at Lewes, Delaware.