Braintree Electric Light Department and Borrego Solar Systems Receive $700,000 Grant from Massachusetts Clean Energy Center for Energy Storage Project

Borrego Solar Systems, a leading developer, designer, installer and O&M provider of solar and energy storage systems today announced it has received a $ 700,000 grant from the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) to develop a 2 megawatt/4.2 megawatt-hour lithium-ion battery storage project with the Braintree Electric Light Department (BELD). The energy storage system will be installed at one of BELD’s substations, which will reduce energy and transmission capacity costs for BELD and its ratepayers.

Tesla Powerwall Battery Project on Nantucket Receives $1.25M in Grant Funding

National Grid sponsored and supported projects throughout Massachusetts recently received over $4.5 million in energy storage grant funding, including one on Nantucket.In a partnership with the town Tesla was awarded $1.25 million from the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center to fund a 2.5MW/6.75MWh lithium ion battery energy storage project.

Massachusetts awards $20 million for energy storage projects

The Baker-Polito Administration today awarded $20 million in grants to 26 projects that will develop the Commonwealth’s energy storage market and deliver benefits to Massachusetts ratepayers and the electrical grid. Recognizing the potential benefits energy storage holds for the Commonwealth, paired with the strength of submitted projects, the Administration doubled the available funding from the initial $10 million commitment. The awarded projects will benefit 25 communities and draw in $32 million in matching funds, helping to grow the Commonwealth’s energy storage economy