Low-Cost and Easy-to-Integrate Second-Life Battery Heterogeneous Unifying Battery (HUB)


SCH Number
Lead Agency
University of California, San Diego (University of California San Diego)
Document Title
Low-Cost and Easy-to-Integrate Second-Life Battery Heterogeneous Unifying Battery (HUB)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Project Applicant
University of California, San Diego

Document Description
The proposed project would occupy approximately 400 square feet of a concrete ramp in front of Loading Docks 20 and 21 at the UC San Diego Trade Street Warehouse located at 7835 Trade Street, San Diego, CA. The proposed use of the area would be to install a battery energy storage system (ESS) that would feed an existing electrical subpanel in Suite 200. Minor trenching in an existing concrete area would be required for installation of electrical conduit. The battery system would operate from Q2 2021 to Q2 2023, after which the system would be removed and the site would be returned to original condition.

Contact Information
Alison Buckley
University of California, San Di
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA 92093-0074

Phone : (858) 534-4464


San Diego
San Diego
Cross Streets
7835 Trade Street, Suite 400

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Reasons for Exemption
Based on the above project description, the proposed project is classified as exempt from the provisions of CEQA under Section 15304 Class 4 Minor Alterations to Land. The proposed project consists of minor temporary use of land having no permanent effects on the environment and minor trenching where the surface would be restored. In addition, none of the exceptions to the exemptions apply.


Notice of Exemption
2020030904_Low-Cost and Easy-to-Integrate Second-Life Battery HUB NOE   PDF 117 K

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