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.

global energy storage

EDF evaluates new battery technology

Electricite De France (EDF) has just entered into an evaluation agreement in an effort to evaluate new battery technology to enable greater stationary storage...
UK100

Utility says ‘get off the grid!’

Vermont utility Green Mountain Power now offers services to help customers leave the grid and make use of their own stored energy to reduce...
gas station to EV

Growth of the EV market in the US and Europe

Metering & Smart Energy International spoke with Preston Roper, chief operating and marketing officer for eMotorWerks, a division of Italian utility ENEL, to understand...
EV Chargers

Concerned scientists guide utility EV plans with new fact sheet

The Union of Concerned Scientists has issued a fact sheet to guide utility investments in the development of electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure. In making decisions...
batteries

PG&E seeks approval for 182MW energy storage farm

Californian's may see the installation of the largest-ever Tesla Powerpack if PG&E is given approval by the Public Utilities Commision (PUC) for a 182.5MW...
energy transition

New WEF report ranks countries’ clean energy efforts

A new report conducted by the World Economic Forum and Mckinsey & Company ranks efforts by global countries to foster energy transition. The report ‘Fostering...
commercial vehicles

New research highlights possibility of 50 million self-driving vehicles by 2026

Juniper Research has released a report exploring the autonomous vehicles market, predicting the number of autonomous vehicles will exceed 50 million by the end of...
Home solar

Brazil pilots distributed storage to expand clean generation on archipelago

Brazilian energy distribution company, Neoenergia Group, has selected smart energy storage firm NEC Energy Solutions for the supply of a distributed storage solution in...
Monash University

PG&E proposes four new energy storage projects

Pacific Gas and Electric Company has requested approval of four energy storage projects totaling approximately 567MW, in a filing with the California Public Utilities...
fuel cell

World’s largest indoor fuel cell installation gets green light

Construction on the $1-billion, privately financed data center is expected to begin in New Britain, Connecticut next year. he park will be powered by...

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