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Beacon Power Corp. says it has energized and interconnected 8 MW of flywheel-based energy storage and is now earning revenue at its frequency-regulation plant in Stephentown, N.Y.

The company notes that all the interconnection systems between the plant and local utility provider NYSEG's substation are operational, which will allow the full 20 MW plant to come online. Additional megawatts of capacity will be progressively energized, Beacon Power says.

SOURCE: Beacon Power



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