2nd Life project with used BMW batteries for balancing the grid. Vattenfall, BMW and Bosch test electricity storage with repurposed EV batteries in Hamburg.
- 2,600 used battery modules from over 100 electric vehicles are being merged to form a large electricity storage facility in Hamburg
- The stored energy is available within seconds and can help to keep the electricity grid stable
Cordelia Thielitz, General Manager Bosch Energy Storage Solutions: Electricity storage systems are a key success factor for the new energy landscape.