Failure Event - China, Beijing - 16 Apr 2021

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Location: China, Beijing
Capacity (MW):
Capacity (MWh): 25
Battery Module: Gotion High-Tech [LFP]
Application: Solar Integration
Installation: Commercial
Enclosure Type: Container
Event Date: 16 April 2021
System Age (yr): 2
Extent of Damage: Explosion
State During Accident: Construction, Commissioning
Description: A fire broke out at a BESS located on the roof of a shopping mall. An explosion occurred, killing two firefighters and injuring a third.
Root Cause:
Failed Element:
Source: Investigation Report (English Translation)
Additional Resources:
Note: Missing values in this table reflect unknowns.

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