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EDP Distribuio smart storage

The electrical energy storage system as presented in a 3-D layout. The fully enclosed air-conditioned container will house three winding medium-/low-voltage transformers, four three-phase inverter/converter units and the eight lithium battery rack modules.

EDP Rolls Out Smart Storage System

EDP Distribuição is using storage for backup, quality of service, voltage regulation, technical loss reduction and peak shaving.

EDP Distribuição is taking the first steps to integrate electrical energy storage into a smart grid concept — for a smart storage system. As the main electricity distribution system operator (DSO) in Portugal, EDP Distribuição supplies more than 6 million customers through 400 high-/medium-voltage (HV/MV) substations and 65,000 MV/low-voltage (LV) secondary substations over a network that includes 84,000 km (52,080 miles) of HV/M

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