PRESS RELEASES

Schwerin
August 14, 2017

In a first-of-its-kind trial, Europe’s first commercial battery power plant, in combination with a combined-cycle gas turbine, has successfully restored a previously disconnected power grid in the North German city of Schwerin. Younicos software managed the re-establishment of power grid.

Schwerin, Germany
July 14, 2017

The second phase of WEMAG battery park, Schwerin 2, has begun operation. Younicos provided the control software for Schwerin 2, enabling the battery storage unit to participate in the primary frequency control market.

 

Berlin, Germany and Glasgow, UK
July 3, 2017

Younicos has been acquired by Aggreko, the world’s leading provider of modular, mobile power for £40m. The capabilities brought by Younicos, leveraged through Aggreko’s global footprint and experience in distributed power generation, are compelling.

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MEDIA COVERAGE

Clean Technica
August 15, 2017

Clean Technica’s Roy Hales reports on the successful black start of a major grid using a battery and explains the significance of this important milestone.

 

Greentech Media
August 7, 2017

Greentech Media’s Jason Deign takes the expansion of EU’s first commercial storage plant as proof of the adaptability of batteries for grid services.

 

Recharge News
July 3, 2017

UK generator and temperature-control rental company Aggreko has entered an agreement to buy German energy storage pioneer Younicos to strengthen its expansion in global energy markets.

 

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ABOUT YOUNICOS

 

Younicos is the pioneer and market leader in smart energy and grid solutions based on battery storage. We provide turnkey storage solutions supporting a wide range of applications and business opportunities for utilities, independent power producers, commercial & industrial companies and microgrids. Younicos is based in Berlin, Germany and Austin, Texas, USA.