Gambit Energy Storage - Angleton Storage πŸ“ŠπŸ‘€πŸ“

Status
operation
Country / State / Closest City
πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ usa / texas / angleton / houston
Dates
First heard 2021-04
Construction start 2021-06
Operation start 2021-06
Estimated start
Construction time
Capacity in MWh
200
πŸ“ This is an estimate
Maximum Power in MW
100
Manufacturer
tesla
Type / Number of Packs / Cells
megapack / /
Customer / Owner / Developer
Tesla Subsidiary / Tesla Inc. /
Use case
tesla as energy providor
Link to google maps satellite view
http://maps.google.com/maps?z=19&t=k&q=loc:29.168189+-95.445369
Coordinates
29.168189, -95.445369
βœ… Coords are exact (+/- 50m)
Notes
drone video only show ca 130 white boxes and each is 2 megapacks, there is a vistra battery close by that is even bigger
Project website
Sources
https://www.teslarati.com/tesla-texas-big-battery-report/
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2021-03-08/tesla-is-plugging-a-secret-mega-battery-into-the-texas-grid
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OottNRdebs8
https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1318605/000156459021004599/tsla-ex211_15.htm
Internal / External id
6 / 64528

U.S. EIA data

The government data source for this battery is the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)
https://www.eia.gov/electricity/monthly/
Info from the 2022-02 report (Project first appeared in the 2021-04 report):

Plant Name / State
Gambit Energy Storage - Angleton Storage / TX
go live / power
2021-06 / 100MW
status / status verbose
operation / operation
Plant id / generator id
64528 / 1
Entity name / entity id
Tesla Inc. / 60947
Changes:
2021-08
status: construction -> operation 🍾 πŸŽ‰ 🍸
status_verbose: (V) Under construction, more than 50 percent complete -> operation
2021-06
status: planning -> construction πŸ—οΈ
status_verbose: (T) Regulatory approvals received. Not under construction -> (V) Under construction, more than 50 percent complete