Enter Storage With Germany’s Renewables More Than Doubling

In Germany last year, the share of energy that came from renewable sources rose to 23%, up from 9.3% in 2011, a significant jump in such a short span.

But while renewable energy generation has sped off like the hare, energy storage in comparison is the tortoise still at the starting line.

The German Trade & Invest has announced its plans for energy storage in a three-pronged approach; residential storage systems, integrating storage with the grid, and lastly finding a way to store summer’s excess for the cold winter months.

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