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Highview Power and TSK in joint venture
Highview Power and TSK, have entered into an agreement to co-develop gigawatt-hour scale, long-duration energy storage systems.
Consortium promises leap in storage technology
A global battery consortium charged with advancing lead battery technology has re-launched as it prepares to unveil a raft of new research designed to take the technology to the next level.
Shell acquires Sonnen
Shell has sealed a deal to acquire Sonnen, a Germany-based manufacturer of home energy storage systems.
APS plans 850 MW battery programme
Arizona Public Service says it will be able to maximise its use of solar energy through a new programme for the roll-out of large-scale battery-based energy storage plants.
China switches on 650 MW multi-tech power site
China has commissioned its largest battery energy storage system (BESS) to date as part of a multi-technology power plant site incorporating wind energy, PV and CSP.
UK launches storage competition
The UK government is hoping to drive the development of long-duration storage technologies through a new £20 million competition.
UK seeks views on energy storage
The UK government is considering plans that will make it easier for developers to gain planning permission for utility-scale energy storage projects.
Cleve Hill seeks 350 MW consent
Developers of a 350 MW solar and energy storage project in the UK have submitted their development consent application.
Mitsubishi wins order for energy storage system in Japan
Mitsubishi Electric has won an order to supply the energy management system for what is expected to be the largest battery energy storage system in the world.
World Bank unveils energy storage investment drive
he World Bank is to invest $1 billion in a new programme to accelerate investment in battery storage for energy systems in developing and middle-income countries.
Rolls Royce invests in storage start-up
Rolls-Royce is investing in Berlin-based start-up company Qinous GmbH, a global provider of innovative energy storage and control systems, it has announced.
UKPR expands Fluence deal
UK Power Reserve (UKPR) has awarded a contract for the construction of the second phase of its battery-based energy storage portfolio to Fluence.
Renault launches storage programme
Car maker Renault has announced plans to build a large-scale energy storage system based on used electric vehicle (EV) batteries.
Enel expands Cremzow storage
Enel Green Power has started construction on a project to expand the Cremzow energy storage facility in Germany.
Scotland’s first utility-scale battery inaugurated
The modernisation of Scotland’s energy network has taken a big step forward with the official opening of the country’s first utility-scale battery facility.
Eolus expands into the USA
Swedish renewable energy developer Eolus has made its first move into the US solar-plus-storage market with the acquisition of a large-scale project in the western part of the USA.
RedT signs 700 MWh deal
Energy storage specialist has signed an exclusive deal with Energy System Management GmbH to deliver over 700 MWh of energy storage projects in Germany.
BSR fires up 50 MW battery
British Solar Renewables (BSR) has completed the construction of the UK’s largest battery energy storage facility.
Arizona seeks storage bids
US utility Arizona Public Service (APS) is aiming to add 500 MW of energy storage to its grid over the next 15 years in order to boost the use of renewable energy.