Canadian Solar inks battery storage partnership with CATL

Battery energy storage

Canadian Solar announced that its subsidiary CSI Solar signed a partnership agreement with Contemporary Amperex Technology (CATL), a leader in battery storage technology.

CSI Solar and CATL will establish a partnership to cooperate in the areas of battery storage system solutions, supply of lithium-ion battery modules, operation and maintenance services of battery storage projects, and innovative renewable energy technology.

Canadian Solar has a global battery storage pipeline of 21 GWh, including 2.9 GWh under construction.

Shawn Qu, Canadian Solar’s Chairman and CEO, said: “The partnership leverages CATL’s innovative battery storage technology and our global reach and experience to provide best-in-class battery storage solutions to our customers.”