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New York switches site from gas to battery power
The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority has signed a contract with Lincoln Park DG LLC to build a 20 MW energy storage project.
Engie gains consent for 100 MW battery storage
Authorities in Ireland have given the go-ahead for construction of a 100 MW battery energy storage site in County Galway.
Neoen and Tesla expand the Hornsdale battery storage
Neoen has announced plans to expand its Hornsdale Power Reserve battery energy storage site in Australia by 50 per cent.
Orsted kicks off solar-storage project
Orsted has started construction of a 460 MW utility-scale solar-plus-storage project in the USA.
Sembcorp powers up UK storage sites
Sembcorp’s UK business has powered up its first 60 MW of “ultra-fast” battery storage capacity.
Engie wins Guam solar-storage deal
Guam’s state electricity company has hired Engie to build two large-scale solar-plus-storage plants.
Eskom embarks on energy storage tender
Eskom has started a process to procure up to 1.4 GWh of energy storage, it has confirmed.
KCE brings NY storage plant on-line
The largest battery energy storage system in New York has been fully commissioned, according to project developer Key Capture Energy (KCE).
Lumcloon Energy starts work on Irish storage plant
An Irish-South Korean partnership has started building the largest energy storage project in Europe.
Vattenfall adds solar and storage at Haringvliet
Vattenfall is to develop its first hybrid wind-solar-storage energy park by adding photovoltaic and energy storage capacity at its Haringvliet wind farm project in the Netherlands.
Larne CAES plans withdrawn
The bankrupt firm behind plans for a large-scale compressed air energy storage plant in Northern Ireland has withdrawn its planning application.
Storage investments boom
Energy storage installations around the world will multiply exponentially over the next two decades, according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance.
Australia OKs CAES
Plans for a 5 MW/10 MWh compressed air energy storage facility in South Australia have been given. The nod by the state’s government.
AES breaks ground on California storage
AES has started construction of a 400 MWh battery-based energy storage system in California.
Highview power unveils high capacity CRYOBattery
Highview Power, has developed a world first – a modular cryogenic energy storage system, the CRYOBattery, that is scalable up to multiple gigawatt hours of energy storage.
Statkraft and Statera strike VPP deal
Statkraft and Statera Energy have formed a partnership to create 1 GW of energy storage and flexible generation assets in the UK.
Getting back to the stone age
In a world first on 13 June, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy began operation of its electric thermal energy storage system (ETES).
Whitelee wind farm to get 50 MW battery boost
The Scottish government has granted consent for the UK’s largest onshore wind farm to be equipped with battery storage capacity.