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.

Electric industry

Five key threats to grid reliability in Asia’s electric industry

Black & Veatch has released a new report highligthing the five key threats to grid reliability in Asia’s electric industry.
energy storage netherlands

ENGIE and Kiwi Power partner on grid reliability in the Netherlands

Kiwi Power has entered its tenth European market with the completion of an aggregation project in the Netherlands.
cryogenic energy storage

Work starts on UK cryogenic energy storage project

Highview’s proprietary cryogenic energy storage technology utilizes air liquefaction, in which ambient air is cooled and turned to liquid at -196 °C (-320 ˚F).
National Grid ESO

UK’s largest battery storage system balances grid for National Grid ESO

Gresham House Energy Storage Fund and Flexitricity have set live the UK’s largest battery to help National Grid ESO to balance its grid.
tesla megapack

TransGrid, Iberdrola and Tesla partner on massive grid-scale battery project

TransGrid is partnering with Tesla and Infigen Energy to develop and grid-connected lithium battery energy storage plant in western Sydney.

Electricity storage can play crucial role in carbon reduction in Mexico,...

Large scale electricity storage can accelerate Mexico’s green transition, a study from the Danish Energy Agency and Mexico’s INECC finds.

Electric vehicle smart charging demonstrated

UK energy platform developer Kaluza and Bosch have partnered to demonstrate how smart charging of electric vehicles (EVs) can support the grid.

Brazil’s Cemig pilots energy storage in combination with distributed generation

Brazilian energy company Cemig is undertaking R&D on the implementation of energy storage in the country’s distribution networks.

Largest US coop utility installs first battery energy storage system

Pedernales Electric Cooperative (PEC) has installed its first battery energy storage in Johnson City, Texas.
hydro storage

Hydro in a box

‘Hydro in a box’ is how Javier Cavada, president of energy storage company Highview Power, describes the company’s technology.

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