Category: Energy Storage News
Energy Storage Deployments Double Year over Year

Energy Storage Deployments Double Year over Year

The latest market data from the Energy Storage Association and GTM Research confirms that U.S. deployment of advanced energy storage systems is growing fast. Some 60.3 MW/53.1 Mwh ...

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Maryland Community Solar Moves Forward In Wake of Nationwide White House Initiative

Maryland Community Solar Moves Forward In Wake of Nationwide White House Initiative

Representatives from solar energy organizations gathered at the White House for the National Community Solar Summit November 17. At the end of the day, White House officials ...

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Chicago’s ‘Jake and Elwood’ Utility-Scale Energy Storage Centers Near Completion

Chicago’s ‘Jake and Elwood’ Utility-Scale Energy Storage Centers Near Completion

Invoking memories of, as well as memorializing Chicago blues, John Belushi and Dan Ackroyd's performances in the still-popular musical comedy ¨The Blues Brothers,¨ Renewable ...

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AES Adding Battery Storage Capacity to Philippine Power Grids

AES Adding Battery Storage Capacity to Philippine Power Grids

The Philippines is poised for the installation of its first utility-scale battery-based energy storage system. AES Philippines on November 5 announced it will build a 10MW ...

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Will Desalination Undermine California’s Renewable Energy Targets Or Be A Grid Resource?

Will Desalination Undermine California’s Renewable Energy Targets Or Be A Grid Resource?

Large, inflexible desalination plants could jeopardize California's renewable energy targets and increase the cost of both water and energy.  Better designed desalination plants ...

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Hawaiian Electric Launches $2.1MM Distributed Energy Storage Program

Hawaiian Electric Launches $2.1MM Distributed Energy Storage Program

Integrating electricity produced by solar and wind energy systems on to power grids has quickly become a major cause for concern among U.S. utilities, grid operators and ...

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Editor choice Distributed energy resources can already balance themselves on a local microgrid

Distributed energy resources can already balance themselves on a local microgrid

At ESNA 2015, UCSD's Byron Washom described his 'hallucinogenic dreams,' where solar panels, batteries, electric vehicles, and other distributed energy resources (DER) ...

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The New Economics of Battery Storage

The New Economics of Battery Storage

In ¨The Economics of Battery Energy Storage,¨ RMI lays out 13 distinct services advanced battery storage systems can deliver today. More to the point, the report authors conclude ...

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The 10 Microgrid Value Streams

The 10 Microgrid Value Streams

Keeping the lights on during a power outage is usually the selling point of a microgrid. But a new report by Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) breaks down the 13 value streams ...

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Energy Storage Addresses The Causes and Effects of Climate Change

Energy Storage Addresses The Causes and Effects of Climate Change

Should we focus on stopping the root causes of climate change or start adapting to the new reality? Energy storage does both. Increased Severity and Frequency of Extreme Weather ...

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