INCREASE SELF-CONSUMPTION – MUNICIPAL UTILITY
The customer is a regional energy distributor providing electricity, gas, district heating, and drinking water to more than 60,000 people in an area of 150 km². Environmental protection is one of the core company’s core goals and it is engaged in several joint projects across Germany. It also invested in an energy storage solution to increase self-consumption from the PV system installed on one of its roofs. The energy storage will increase the self-consumption rate to 60% annually on average and to 100% during summertime. Moreover, the energy storage solution stabilizes the grid and can be used as an emergency back-up.