Gaelectric to seek planning permission for Euro 350m energy storage facility in Antrim
Irish renewable energy group Gaelectric will apply for planning permission this summer for a €350 million energy storage plant in Larne, Co Antrim.
Irish renewable energy group Gaelectric will apply for planning permission this summer for a €350 million energy storage plant in Larne, Co Antrim, which could boost capacity on the all-island power grid.
The company has confirmed the presence of salt suitable for its compressed air energy storage facility, after a series of drilling tests. The Larne project involves the storage of energy as compressed air in deep underground salt caverns, allowing energy to be stored...
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