Innergex advances to final award group in RfP to build solar and battery storage projects in Hawaii
Post date: 11/10/2018 - 21:22
Canadian company Innergex Renewable Energy Inc has been selected to the final award group in Hawaiian Electric Companies' request for proposals for new renewable power generation. The proposed projects are a 30 MW solar and 120 MWh battery storage facility located on the island of Hawai'i and a 15 MW solar and 60 MWh battery storage facility on the island of Maui. Both projects have a proposed commercial operation date of 2022. According to the company, the proposals are now in the power purchase agreement negotiation phase, a step that will need to be concluded before moving ahead with the permitting process.