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East Point Energy Acquires 100MW Texas BESS

Back to Newsroom October 10, 2023 (Voltility) — Equinor-owned energy storage developer East Point Energy has acquired a 1 00MW/200MWh battery energy storage system (BESS) from Black Mountain Energy Storage (BMES) in Cameron County, Texas. East Point-owned Citrus Flatts Energy Center, LLC filed an Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) Standard Generation Interconnection Agreement (SGIA)…

Black Mountain Seeks Buyers for $300 Million Battery Power Unit

Back to Newsroom Apr 20, 2023 — Black Mountain, a privately-held energy and natural resources company, wants to sell its division for power-storage projects amid soaring demand for battery installations used to help stabilize electricity grids. Austin-based Black Mountain Energy Storage has a pipeline of 32 projects projected to produce 6.4 gigawatts of battery power…

Black Mountain Sells Two Texas Standalone Storage Projects

Texas-based developer Black Mountain Energy Storage (BMES) has sold two standalone storage projects in Texas out of a development portfolio of six that it commenced marketing in 2021. The two projects – Bordertown BESS and Fort Duncan BESS (each 100MWac) – have been acquired by Recurrent Energy. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed.…

Calhoun County Commissioners Look at Energy Storage

A proposed energy storage unit was presented to commissioners, but no action was taken, during last Wednesday’s meeting of the Calhoun County Commissioners Court. Dan Ditto, of Black Mountain Energy Storage, spoke to the commissioners and County Judge Richard Meyer about leasing or purchasing five acres of land adjacent to the American Electric Power substation…