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.

energy storage market

Germany completes storage system for €42 million frequency-modulation market

China based battery manufacturer Narada has been selected by smart energy technology solutions firm, Upside Germany, to develop an energy storage station with 50MW+...
smart energy plan

Avangrid announces $2.5 billion grid resilience plan

US utility, Avangrid Networks, service provider to 3.2 million customers, is developing a comprehensive and robust resiliency plan to reduce the impact of storms...
UK net zero

UK Power Networks to develop London’s first virtual power plant

UK Power Networks will create a virtual power station in London to ensure grid reliability. The utility is partnering with Powervault to implement the initiative. The...
Shanghai Gas

Japanese utility adopts peer-to-peer energy trading platform

Japanese electric utility, Take Energy Corporation, has partnered with Electrify to deploy a peer-to-peer energy trading platform in Kyushu. The blockchain platform will allow consumers...

Swiss investment manager has energy storage fund reach EUR 252 million

The SUSI Energy Storage Fund (SESF) received capital commitments of EUR 252 million from institutional investors in Germany, the Netherlands, Austria, Sweden and Switzerland...
Electrify Europe

Electrify Europe maps the industry’s decentralised future

Electrify Europe, Europe’s first dedicated conference and exhibition for the new digitalising power sector, brought together established and new players in the energy scene...
NV Energy

EU demands 220GW of energy storage capacity by 2050, EASE

The European Association for Storage of Energy (EASE) published a study estimating the energy storage capacity needed for Europe to achieve its decarbonisation targets. EASE...
distributed energy resources

Austin Energy earns award for innovative DER management

Austin Energy, utility service provider to more than 475,000 metering points in the US city of Austin, Texas, has won the Grid Edge Innovation...

New York releases roadmap to boost energy storage capacity

NYSERDA has released an “Energy Storage Roadmap” detailing efforts to reach 1,500MW of energy storage capacity by 2025.
electric bus

PG&E to pilot smart charging with Stockton bus service provider

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has announced its partnership with San Joaquin Regional Transit District to implement an electric vehicle (EV) pilot. PG&E will...

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