Storage

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.

lithium-ion batteries

Does Europe have the tools it needs to quit importing batteries?

Batteries are a crucial component for Europe’s strategically important automotive industry as we leave the age of the internal combustion engine to rust.

First utility-scale energy storage deployed in Singapore

Singapore’s Energy Market Authority (EMA) is leading advances in innovation and development of energy storage in the island state.

Cryogenic energy storage JV for utility-scale Latin America projects

Highview Power and Energía Latina SA (Enlasa) are to develop giga-scale cryogenic energy storage projects in Chile and elsewhere in Latin America.

Four microgrids for California water treatment facilities

The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is preparing to build four new microgrids at its facilities.
mining and energy transition

Massive investments required in mining to accelerate the energy transition

Wood Mackenzie says more than $1tn is required by 2035 for the mining of five key metals required to accelerate the energy transition.
vanadium energy storage

What’s on the energy storage market besides lithium-ion batteries (part 2)

Although the vanadium technology dominated the flow battery scenario, over the last years a growing number of other redox flow batteries are populating the market.

Hydrogen-based energy storage completed for Greek microgrid

Engie EPS has unveiled its hydrogen-based energy storage system in the Agkistro microgrid in Greece in project REMOTE.
funding

Corporate funding in storage, smart grid and efficiency reaches $4.7bn in...

Mercom Capital Group has released a new report exploring corporate funding in battery storage, smart grid and energy efficiency during the first nine months of 2020.

Chile’s first solar + storage project gets under way

Chile’s AES Gener has begun construction of the Andes Solar II-B solar+storage project as well as the Capo Lindo wind farm.
Enel North America hybrid projects

Enel kickstarts second solar + storage hybrid project in North America

Enel has started the construction of its second solar + storage hybrid project in North America.

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