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France’s grid battery ’experiments’ take aim at creating market fit for carbon neutrality

An ‘experiment’ in France where grid-scale energy storage will be deployed to assess how batteries can ease congestion on transmission operator RTE’s network is paving the way for further opportunities in the coming decade, has heard.

Three stakeholders Total, Nidec ASI and Blue Solutions, lead projects to deploy 32MW/98MWh of energy storage in RTE’s Project RINGO, across three systems at strategic locations in mainland France.