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PeakGen is pleased to announce that its latest plant was commissioned and connected to the electricity network today and made available to the National Grid for Short Term Operating Reserve(STOR) service from 0730 tomorrow. The plant includes full remote control … Continue reading
PeakGen today commenced site work on its latest power plant project and the largest to date. Construction will continue over the next few months allowing completion of the project later in 2012.
PeakGen has today completed the installation of PhotoVoltaic solar panels at all of its operational sites. These panels are available continuously to supply the auxiliary power required by the plants in their standby mode, but also export excess to the … Continue reading
PeakGen today completed commissioning of a further two power plants and they are now available for operation by National Grid. The plants will operate together under a combined operation Contract and can be called off by Grid remotely. They can … Continue reading
PeakGen has today commissioned the second of its new power plants and successfully connected it to the UK electricity system. After proving and commissioning trials it will be made available to National Grid for STOR service. The plant has been … Continue reading
PeakGen today officially opened its new office in Leamington Spa, where all corporate and operational activities will be based. A small celebration followed the official opening of the first of PeakGen’s new power plants, which also took place today. The … Continue reading
PeakGen has today commissioned the first of its new power plants and successfully connected it to the UK electricity system. After successful proving and commissioning trials it will be made available to National Grid for STOR service from 18 October … Continue reading
PeakGen is pleased to announce that construction work started on-site today on the first of its new generation of UK power plants. This will be commissioned later in 2011 and made available to National Grid for STOR service.
The generator sets for PeakGen’s first plant were witnessed under test today at the manufacturer’s works and signed off for delivery. The proved their capability to accept and reject load and operate under continuous load at maximum rating. They will … Continue reading