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BP Tests Tesla Powerpacks On United States Wind Farm

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BP is teaming up with Tesla to bring battery storage to one of their wind farms in the United States. Located in South Dakota, the Titan 1 wind farm’s new battery will be a pilot project for the oil and gas company. They continue to grow their renewable energy portfolio, which features investments into electric vehicle charging.

The Titan 1 wind farm has a small capacity of 25 megawatts, and the battery facility capacity will be 212 kilowatts and 840 kilowatt-hours. According to Electrek, that’s the equivalent of four Tesla Powerpacks, so it certainly won’t be as demanding as other battery storage projects. That might be good considering they’re already tackling a second big project in Australia.