Working with Black & Veatch provides the opportunity to utilize experience gained from over 20 years in the energy storage business. This experience guides our clients in determining optimal energy storage system sizing, duty cycles for serving multiple operating functions, and ideal performance variables among which are operating parameters like cycle rate, ramp rate, operating temperatures, etc. Combining robust engineering-based analytics with close working relationships with equipment suppliers, and industry-available software we determine battery sizing, performance and cycle life expectations, as well as expected project financial performance for the system selected use case(s).
Black & Veatch can provide a full turn-key solution based on our extensive experience with power delivery: substation and interconnection.
Shell Microgrid Doubles as Research Lab for Testing New Energy Solutions
Houston, TX - U.S.A.
Black & Veatch designed and constructed a microgrid that brings together battery energy storage technology and other elements to create a sustainable, resilient, flexible microgrid system, used to generate power and serve as a working test lab to explore advancements in renewable energy.Learn More
Microgrid with Energy Storage System Promotes Reliability and Sustainability
Overland Park, KS - U.S.A.
To help clients realize greater levels of sustainability and to ensure reliable operations, Black & Veatch constructed a microgrid to power the company’s Innovation Pavilion at its World Headquarters. The microgrid system uses renewable energy, natural gas and a 100 kW lithium-ion battery energy storage system (BESS).Learn More
Scalable, Plug-and-Play Power Solution Provides Resiliency to Hurricane-Affected School
Yabucoa, Puerto Rico
A coalition led by Black & Veatch donated tens of thousands of dollars in technology along with the manpower to provide a new, solar-driven power source for the SU Manuel Ortiz in Yabucoa, ground zero of Hurricane Maria. The modular "SunCrate" uses solar PV panels, inverters and batteries to store and provide electric power.Learn More
Strategic Directions Reports
The annual Strategic Directions Report series offers analysis and insights into key issues and trends facing the smart cities and utilities, electric, natural gas, and water utility sectors. Drawing insights from industry leaders from around the globe, we dive into immediate and long-term market needs, allowing us to continually measure industry progress, market shifts and emerging challenges to drive infrastructure transformation.