Conceptual GigaPlant 200MW/1.2GWh

Pumped Hydro Capability, No Geographical Constraints

Highview can design and develop very large scale projects and recently showcased a new conceptual GigaPlant (200MW/1.2GWh) which can be delivered at low cost, and located wherever required […]

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Multi MW Liquid Air Energy Storage Systems

Highview is working with commercial partners and end users to design multi MW projects for the UK and international markets. Bespoke Liquid Air Energy Storage (LAES) plants can be designed by Highview, that can deliver around 5MW/15MWh – to significantly more than 50MW/200MWh. The plants would support a number […]

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Pre-Commercial LAES Technology Demonstrator

Highview and project partners, recycling and renewable energy company, Viridor, were awarded funding from the UK Government Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), to build a 5MW Liquid Air Energy Storage (LAES) technology system. The funding is supporting the design, build and testing of a pre-commercial […]

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Liquid Air Energy Storage (LAES) pilot plant, July 2011 – November 2014

Having commissioned and successfully tested the pilot demonstrator, a liquefier was added to form a fully integrated LAES System. The project was fully commissioned in July 2011.

The (350kW/2.5MWh) pilot plant was connected to the grid and subjected to a full testing regime, including performance testing for the US PJM […]

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Pilot demonstrator, January 2010 – February 2011

The pilot demonstrator, the first of its kind in the world, is hosted by SSE (Scottish & Southern Energy) and located on Slough Trading Estate, one of the largest industrial estates in Europe.

The plant allowed Highview to practically demonstrate the power recovery phase of the system at scale of […]

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