MW Storage selects Fluence for 20MWh Finnish BESS project

July 2, 2024

MW Storage a Swiss investment fund experienced in financing, developing, and operating energy storage systems, has selected Fluence to deliver the fund’s third battery-based energy storage project in Finland.

The 20 MW / 20 MWh project will be located in the south of the country, close to Mäntsälä in Uusimaa.

Wilfried Karl, CEO at MW Storage, said: “Our latest project in Finland builds on our experience of deploying and operating several of our earlier energy storage projects in Europe, with the focus on delivering maximum value to society, network operators and investors. Quality, safety, and technological advancement are our priority. For those reasons, we decided to partner with Fluence once again to together deliver a solution to the challenges of the energy transition in Finland.”

Brian Perusse, Fluence VP of sales and market development EMEA, added: “MW Storage has always been one of the frontrunners in the deployment of the latest storage technology. We are pleased to be again selected as their partner in the delivery, operation, and servicing of high-quality energy storage systems. With over five years of experience operating energy storage assets in Finland, and more than 16 years globally, Fluence is perfectly positioned to ensure long-term performance, safety and quick delivery of storage systems.”