31 Oct '14, 12pm

#Tech Kyushu Electric Announces Conditions for Individual Grid Connection Negotiation

Kyushu Electric Power Co Inc announced Oct 29, 2014, the conditions (basic requirements) for having an individual negotiation even during the period when the company does not reply to applications for the grid connection of renewable energy-based power generation facilities. When Kyushu Electric announced Sept 24, 2014, that it would temporarily stop replying to grid connection applications, it said, "Even during the suspension period, if a power producer proposes a measure to stop transmitting electricity to a power grid during daylight hours such as installing a storage battery at a solar/wind power plant and adjusting the power output of a biomass/geothermal/hydroelectric power plant, we will have an individual negotiation." The conditions announced this time are as follows. A storage battery needs to be installed to store all the electricity generated from 9:00 to 15:0...

Full article: http://techon.nikkeibp.co.jp/english/NEWS_EN/20141031/386...

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