Energy storage systems for C&I: Quantifying the market potential
C&I: A growing energy storage market In 2017, only 4.3% of battery storage deployment could be classified as for commercial and industrial (C&I) use. Nevertheless,... Read More
The Smart Grid
For most European countries, the grid as we know it — the electrical power transmission network consisting of transmission lines, transformers, substations and much more — was built in the early 20th century. A century later, it is beginning to transform into something much smarter.
Does 100 MW/400 MWh Long Beach project spell a rise in ambitious energy storage projects?
Fluence Energy, the new energy storage company produced by the combined forces of AES Energy Storage and Siemens, has announced a major new storage project... Read More
What value is resilience to energy storage systems?
New findings from the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and Clean Energy Group (CEG) that when the value of resilience is... Read More
Applications of Energy Storage
Where can energy storage systems (ESS) generate value? How are they used for grid ancillary services such energy arbitrage, frequency regulation, T&D deferral and more. Learn about the different applications of stored energy for grid operators, utilities and end-users.
Forgotten about AC/DC? – How PCS for energy storage presents a fast-emerging market opportunity
Julian Jansen is a Senior Analyst at IHS Markit Technology, a leading provider of research to the solar and energy industries. Julian will be speaking at... Read More
250 MW/650 MWh Virtual Power Plant to be built in South Australia from 50,000 homes
Tesla and South Australia continue to deepen their love affair. After the initial successes of Tesla’s 100 MW battery storage system, built to respond to... Read More
Could disused mine shafts be next for UK energy storage?
Disused mine shafts in the UK could get a second life as “gravity batteries” — a novel form of energy storage under development by a... Read More
41 MW grid-scale battery planned in UK Midlands
US engineering giant GE (General Electric) and Arenko, UK energy infrastructure company, are working together strategically on developing a grid-scale battery across the United Kingdom.... Read More
Have residential Virtual Power Plants come of age?
Virtual Power Plants (VPPs) are not a new technology — the linking up of decentralised energy resources (DERs) to flexibly and reliably respond to grid... Read More