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.

ENGIE nuclear

New membrane advances low-cost, grid-scale energy storage

Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) scientists have developed a crucial component for a new kind of low-cost stationary battery system utilising common materials and...
grid edge computing

Grid edge computing and distributed intelligence worth $6.5 billion by 2027

A new study conducted on the global market for grid edge computing and distributed intelligence forecasts revenue generation within the segment to reach $6.5...
Energy cloud services

New study simplifies utility rollout of energy cloud services

Energy market research firm Navigant Research has issued a new whitepaper analysing factors driving utility adoption of energy cloud services. The report highlights challenges faced...

DEWA becomes 1st to receive global standard for corporate governance

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) continues to have its operations and services certified by globally recognised standards boards. The certification follows the utility striving...
lead-acid batteries

New brief shows role of lead batteries in future energy business

Essential Energy Everyday has published a brief highlighting the role lead batteries will play in storing renewable energy. The brief states the energy sector will...
DOE e-mobility

New deal to light Southern California for 25 years

Southern California Public Power Authority has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with independent power producer EDF Renewables North America for the provision of...
smart inverters

PG&E, smart inverters and grid reliability

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) announced their findings from an ongoing Electric Program Investment Charge (EPIC) project that aims to demonstrate the functionality...
hand sanitisers

Nominations open for energy storage North America Innovation Awards

Energy Storage North America (ESNA) has issued a call for nominations for the 2018 ESNA Innovation Awards
lead-acid batteries

PG&E selects partner for world’s largest energy storage plant

Pacific Gas & Electric Company (PG&E) has selected esVolta to develop an energy storage system in Santa Clara County, California. esVolta will develop, build, and...

African power industry events join forces in 2019

POWER-GEN & DistribuTECH Africa to co-locate with African Utility Week in Cape Town, South Africa on 14 - 16 May 2019. Africa’s premier power generation...

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