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Six Giant Tesla Batteries Keep British Lights on for First Time

  • National Grid has opened balancing market to new technologies
  • The cost of balancing U.K. electricity market has risen 39%
The Holes Bay energy storage plant in Dorset, U.K., is operated by Fotowatio Renewable Ventures BV and Harmony Energy Ltd.
The Holes Bay energy storage plant in Dorset, U.K., is operated by Fotowatio Renewable Ventures BV and Harmony Energy Ltd.Source: Fotowatio Renewable Ventures BV
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A project using giant Tesla Inc. batteries was used to help balance supply and demand in Britain’s electricity market for the first time this week.