First GridBank Delivered to Snook Substation in Maryland

January 27, 2017

On Thursday, January 19th Alevo reached a giant milestone when it delivered its first GridBank to the Snook Substation in Hagerstown, Maryland. The 2MW/1MWh GridBank unit is the first of 12 MWs that Alevo will be installing in Hagerstown.  This unit will be utilized primarily for frequency regulation and charging/discharging cycles in durations of less than an hour.


Alevo GridBank arrives to Snook Substation


An oversized crane was used to lower the GridBank from the trailer to a concrete slab.


Alevo USA, President, Chris Christiansen with Director of Field Operations, Bobby Jones overseeing installation.


Alevo 2MW/1MWh GridBank unit being lowered onto its new home in Hagerstown, Maryland.


Parker Hannifin PCS (Inverter) being installed next to GridBank


GridBank in place for testing awaiting commissioning

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