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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.
European storage market grew by 49% in 2017
The latest edition of the EMMES 2.0 shows that the electrical energy storage capacity annually installed in Europe grew by 49% to 589 MWh between 2016 and 2017.
Wärtsilä, Hyundai sign battery storage deal
Wärtsilä and Hyundai have embarked on a new partnership that will use second-life electric vehicle (EV) batteries in the energy storage market.
French Guiana hosts innovative solar-storage hybrid
French firm HDF Energy has announced plans to construct a solar photovoltaic plant and hydrogen-based storage unit in French Guiana.
Energy storage demonstrator launched
Siemens is about to launch its Green Ammonia Energy Storage Demonstrator, in Oxfordshire. UK.
New York announces storage roadmap
New York state has unveiled a roadmap for the development of 1.5 GW of energy storage capacity by 2025.
UK fires up LAES plant
Energy storage start-up Highview Power has officially launched the world’s first grid-scale liquid air energy storage (LAES) plant.