News and analysis concerning energy storage, including battery storage, research and development of new types of batteries, lithium-ion technology, as well as energy storage connected to mini-grids, distributed energy resources and related to vehicle-to-grid systems.


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Energy storage and a carbon-free grid system

Nicholas Nhede examines the energy storage market and the role played by the technology in developing a net-zero emission or 100% renewable energy system.

Sector coupling brings new synergies

Dr. Christoph Riechmann, Director, Frontier Economics, on energy sector coupling – what it is, why it’s a good idea and how it has the potential to change the energy sector.
New Zealand

Energy storage: Dos and Don’ts when building a carbon-free energy system

A Scottish scientist shares the Do’s and Don’ts for utilities and governments investing in energy storage in order to build a carbon-free energy system.

Consumers Energy selects Sunverge for residential battery storage pilot

Consumers Energy has selected Sunverge for its residential battery storage pilot in Michigan.
cryogenic battery energy storage

National Grid to leverage Europe’s largest cryogenic battery energy storage system

Highview Power to develop the UK’s first commercial cryogenic battery energy storage facility.
clean energy innovation

$110 million clean energy innovation venture fund launches

Clean Energy Ventures has closed its first fund, a $110 million venture fund aimed at helping early-stage startups to market advanced energy innovations.
Queensland renewable

Queensland government green-lights 180MW of wind, solar and storage

The state government for the Australian state of Queensland government has green-lit plans for the Banana Range wind farm project that will add some 180 MW of capacity to the Australian north-eastern state with the possible inclusion of large-scale battery storage.
battery energy storage

Duke resumes efforts to reach $500 million in battery technology investments

Duke Energy has partnered with Anderson County to install a 5MW grid-tied battery energy storage system in South Carolina.
UK clean energy targets

The UK needs another 120GW of clean energy to meet 2050...

That’s the word according to the latest research by Aurora Energy Research, which notes that wind and solar, which currently make up 33GW of the UK's energy mix, will grow to over 140GW in 2050.

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