Fully Integrated Battery Storage Solution

Offering a turn-key solution to satisfy quality, safety and functional requirements. Our design experience, relationships with equipment suppliers and Balance of Plant capabilities provide a simplified approach for your energy storage projects.


Black & Veatch service offerings range from Planning to Development to Construction to Financing to Owners Engineer. We are able to assist in creating the Project Lifecycle.


Market Assessment & Analysis, Program Strategy Development, Prospecting/Site Identification, Feasibility Assessments


Strategy and Conceptualization, Land Acquisition, Resource Assessments, Environmental and Engineering Studies, Permitting, Estimating, Interconnections, Financing Support, OFE Procurement, Execution Contracting Support


Program Execution Management, Design Reviews, Procurement, Construction, Site Surveying & Investigation, Electrical Studies & Design, Site/Civil Studies & Design, Structural/Foundations Studies & Design, Commissioning

Operation & Maintenance

Operator Training, Warranty Management, Maintenance, Performance Improvement, Remaining Life Assessment, Asset Disposition Studies, Repowering, Decommissioning


Black & Veatch Product Portfolio

Asset Management

Asset Management

Our performance monitoring software helps simplify asset performance management by putting data to work - to detect emerging risks, enhance efficiency, improve accuracy of planning and an easily justifiable ROI.
Renewables Integration

Renewables Integration

We’ve interconnected energy assets with more than 50 utilities, expanding our utility relationships and knowledge of their requirements. Such experience means we can consistently deliver execution and schedule certainty.
Owner's Engineer and Engineering Services

Owner's Engineer and Engineering Services

OE & technical consulting services to support development activities, project engineering & construction activities. Includes: conceptual layouts, production estimates, EPC specification development & construction monitoring.
Management Consulting (MC)

Management Consulting (MC)

Planning & transactions aspects of energy storage such as bankability & independent engineering. A deep understanding of project execution models, economics, incentives & markets provides benefits throughout the life-cycle.


WEBINAR: Considerations - Solar & Battery Storage Projects

The webinar includes considerations for bi-facial PV module technology on solar PV project design and performance, and the addition of battery energy storage to solar generation projects MORE...

WEBINAR: Renewable Energy Variability & Grid Stability

Renewable electricity generation is the lowest cost form of new power production in most parts of the world and across many parts of Asia. Renewable resources, solar & wind, are by nature variable. This session will highlight the various renewable energy resources, the nature of variability and on. MORE...

The Distribution System Battery Energy Storage System (BESS): Planning and Appli

Distributed Energy Resources (DER) such as customer sited generation and electric vehicles are rapidly changing the landscape of utility distribution systems. This webinar will discuss the application of BESS at the distribution system level, and illustrate, with case studies, what a BESS can and ca MORE...

Case Studies

Grid-Scale Battery Storage & Renewable Power

Grid-Scale Battery Storage & Renewable Power

Black & Veatch provided engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for a battery energy storage and solar project that will provide reliable and sustainable electricity to residents in the Utah town of Panguitch. MORE...

Dania Beach

Dania Beach

Construction only of a 11 MW Battery Energy Storage System to support Peak Shaving applications and Black Start of the Simple Cycle units at this generating station.


Your team has done a great job with the BESS project. It is quite an achievement what they have accomplished with the Battery Module Installation.

Construction Manager

Ongoing Project

Large utility, SE US

I am not aware of any of Black & Veatch’s competitors in the North American market who are integrated on the construction and engineering side and have the resources in-house to be able to make changes so quickly.

Sandy Fleming

Sr. Proj Manager

Cardinal Point Wind Farm


Industry Experts at Black & Veatch

Frank Jakob

Frank Jakob

Technology Manager - Energy Storage

Frank’s focus is on energy storage systems that improve and enhance renewable and conventional power generation. He has over 30 years experience with developing new applications for products. At Black & Veatch he works with electrochemical devices (batteries and fuel cells) and bulk storage technology (pumped hydro, molten salt, liquid air) in applications for renewable energy (solar photovoltaics and wind turbines) and for conventional generation (gas turbines, diesel engines; hydroelectric and coal plants).

Daniel Chang

Daniel Chang

Solar PV + BESS Services Lead

Daniel is a services leader for solar and energy storage within Black & Veatch's power business, where he is responsible for leading the business and managing a service organization with the prime objective of providing clients support on their renewable energy projects. In addition, Daniel also manages service projects that revolve around solar and energy storage technologies.

Tyler Johnston

Tyler Johnston

Strategic Partnerships, Global Distributed Energy

Tyler develops distributed energy and infrastructure partnerships that leverage Black & Veatch services (advisory, engineering, procurement, construction, asset management) across commercial & industrial markets. He also collaborates with venture capital and project developers to bring to market new technologies that accelerate revenue for BV’s partner consortium and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Prior to BV, he led the early sales effort at Shift, a venture-backed technology startup based in San Francisco. He has also held client-facing roles at NRG Energy and General Electric, in which he developed and executed distributed energy deals with Fortune 500 clients across the US and Europe.

Brent Burger

Brent Burger

Senior Vice President, Director of Global Battery

Brent is a leader in the Black & Veatch’s Power Renewables Business Line responsible for the Global Battery Energy Storage business. He is responsible for all profit & loss aspects of the Global Battery Energy Storage business including capture, execution, technology development, and client relationships. He has more than 29 years of project execution, construction, project management, and business operations experience in various industrial markets. His expertise can provide specialized leadership and guidance to the Black & Veatch and clients’ teams throughout the project with a focus on project results. Prior to his current role, he was the leader of the Global Power Construction group with included responsibilities for all Power Business construction projects worldwide.

Resources Library

Black & Veatch | Battery 101
Black & Veatch | Renewables & Storage for Sustainability Brochure
Black & Veatch 2020 Strategic Directions: Smart Utilities Report
Black & Veatch | Hydrogen 2021: The Path to Net Zero Becomes Clearer
White Paper
Black & Veatch | Energix Energy Base One MoU Press Release