Company : Nidec ASI

Category : Motors Drives and Motor Controllers

Key Products : Totally Enclosed Fan Cooled Motors, Battery Energy Storage System, Photovoltaic Power Plant, Variable Frequency Drives, Variable Speed Drive Retrofit

Nidec ASI wins second major energy storage contract for a wind farm to harness the power of the wind

MILAN, July 2017 - Nidec ASI, multinational lead subsidiary of Nidec Group's Industrial Solutions division, reaches another milestone in the field of renewable energy in Martinique (French overseas territory), confirming itself as a champion of sustainability.

On the island of the French Antilles, one kilometer from the town of Grand-Rivière, the company will contribute to the construction of an annual production site of approximately 40GWh by coupling an energy storage system with a new wind farm of 14MW. This is the Grand Rivière Éolien Stockage Services project (GRESS) which includes 7 wind turbines of 2MW of unit power