Pilot project, funded by DOE, EPRI, and industry partners
Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)
- Funded Storworks study of TES materials and assembly adequacy to application
- Industry funders are Southern Company, Tri-State, and Salt River Project
$5 million DOE FOA Award – June 2019
- Awarded to EPRI, StorWorks (Bright Energy), AECOM
- Grant to build and test 10 MWh Pilot at working generation plant at Southern Co.
- Construction start in 2020