Okaya Wins BHEL Order to Commission 410 kWh Lithium-Ion based BESS Solution

  • Sep 15, 2020
  • Energetica India

Okaya, an arm of Okaya Power Group, has secured a major contract from Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), a Maharatna PSU of Government of India, for Lithium-ion-based Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) solution.

The power equipment maker has given this contract to Okaya for supply, installation and commissioning of 410 kWh Lithium-ion-based BESS solution at 3 locations in Delhi for TERI Project.

In August this year, the state-run engineering giant said that “amidst stiff competitive bidding, BHEL has won its first commercial order for state-of-the-art Battery Energy Storage Systems from The Energy and Resource Institute (TERI).” Also, it had signed a contract agreement with TERI for setting up of a cumulative 410 kWh BESS in the National Capital Territory (NCT) of Delhi.

In line with this, Okaya said that, it’s BESS solution has been designed and developed after extensive research into preferences and demand of its customers in this exclusive segment. Also, Okaya BESS solution is equipped with state-of-the-art technology and easy to install features, it added.

Speaking on winning the contract, Anshul Gupta, Director, Okaya Power, said that, “we are delighted to be awarded with the contract for supply, installation and commissioning of 410 kWh Lithium-Ion-based Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESS) at 3 locations in Delhi from Maharatna PSU BHEL and we will be looking forward to receive more orders from such prestigious government organisations.”

Okaya Power Group is one of the largest manufacturers and suppliers of EV Charging stations, Lithium ion batteries and Lead Acid Batteries in India and it has already deployed more than 500 EV charging stations and 250 MWh BESS solution across the country.

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