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  • FERC Proposes to Integrate Electricity Storage into Organized Markets

    The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) on November 17 proposed to more effectively integrate electric storage resources into organized wholesale markets to enhance competition and help ensure that these markets produce just and reasonable rates. The proposal stems from concerns that electric storage resources may face barriers that limit them from participating in organized wholesale ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Electric Energy Storage Systems to Enhance Electric Grid Reliability and Support Expanded Renewable Energy Usage, States Frost & Sullivan

     Electric energy storage systems are crucial for the further development and transformation of a range of sectors, including renewable energy, automotive, grid stabilization, smart grid, back-up power and portable devices. Big scale, reliable and durable electric energy storage technologies will enhance the usage and commercial attractiveness of intermittent renewable energy sources, such as ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Energy Storage Systems for Ancillary Services

    Bharatbook added a new report on 'Energy Storage Systems for Ancillary Services' provides an in-depth analysis of the global market opportunity for ESS-based ancillary services. Energy Storage Systems for Ancillary Services Frequency Regulation, Spinning Reserve, Voltage Control, and Other Fast Response Energy Storage Applications: Technology Analysis and Forecasts Stationary energy storage ...


  • Electrical Energy Storage Technology and its Use Within the Intelligent Grid

    The US Energy Information Administration (EIA) expects overall global energy consumption to increase by 47% between 2010 and 2035, with China and India ttogether accounting for half of the growth. This is increasingly presenting a major problem to power suppliers around the world as electrical energy infrastructures in most countries are antiquated, wasteful, and unable to cope with rising ...


  • ZBB Successfully Completes Advanced Electricity Storage Technologies Program

    ZBB's ZESS 500 Is Providing Advanced Storage, Powering CSIRO Energy Center Building and Exporting Power to the GridMILWAUKEE, WI -- (Marketwire) -- 12/27/10 -- ZBB Energy Corporation (NYSE Amex: ZBB), the leading developer of intelligent, renewable energy power platforms, announced today that their ZESS 500 has been deemed a fully operational and validated success. It is installed at CSIRO's ...


  • marcus evans Announces 3rd Annual Electric Energy Storage Conference

    marcus evans, a conference producing company, will host the 3rd Annual Electric Energy Storage Conference, January 8-10, 2013 at the Embassy Suites Biltmore in Phoenix, AZ. Twenty-two leading energy storage experts will provide insights on how to advance the technological and economic potential of electric storage operations at this two-and-a-half day event. Energy storage technologies have the ...


    By Marcus Evans

  • NEC Launches Household Energy Storage System

    - Achieves Automatic Control and Visualization of Electric Power - Tokyo, July 13, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announced today the sales launch of a household energy storage system equipped with lithium-ion batteries that automatically controls electrical power in the home. Initially, 100 units of this industry first* system will be available for home construction ...


    By NEC Consultants (Pvt.) Ltd.

  • Community and residential energy storage systems investment to soar

    Situated at the edge of the power grid, either at the distribution transformer or at the customer premise, community and residential energy storage (CRES) systems are typically much smaller than utility-scale or bulk energy storage systems. Currently, utilities, vendors, and governments are testing CRES systems for the purposes of smoothing peaks in electricity demand, enabling ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • RES Canada Announces Completion of Energy Storage System

    Renewable Energy Systems Canada Inc. (RES Canada), a leader in the development and construction of wind, solar, transmission, and energy storage projects in North America, is pleased to announce final certification of the company's second energy storage system, Amphora. RES Canada conceived, developed, and constructed the energy storage system, which it will own and operate. Located in Central ...


    By Energy Storage Association

  • Energy Storage: Go-To Technologies

    Energy storage is a growing market critical to the advancement and optimization of smart grid transmission and distribution operations and to the integration of renewable energies in power generation. High temperature energy storage (HTS) technologies, including sodium-sulfur (NaS), sodium-metal halide NaMx, and molten salt thermal energy storage (TES), are gaining attention as the go-to ...


  • Energy storage innovation showcase

    Thank you, Ian Arbon, session chairman. And I’d like to thank the Electricity Storage Network, hosts of today’s conference - especially for providing an opportunity to showcase some of DECC’s low carbon innovation projects. I’ve come to you today straight from the launch of my Department’s Global Calculator, which we worked on in collaboration with Climate KIC, ...

  • Future of energy storage

    Original story at MIT News MIT professor Fikile Brushett is in the process of taking the power generated by wind and solar, chemically lashing it to molecules derived from flora and fauna, and storing it in liquids until it’s needed to electrify our homes. The fact that such a system — if it's feasible — is likely ...

  • Energy Storage Guide for Policymakers Released

    A new tool published by the independent Interstate Renewable Energy Council, Charging Ahead: An Energy Storage Guide for State Policymakers," (http://irecusa.org) provides regulators and other decision makers with specific guidance on key issues for policy consideration, including foundational policies for advanced energy storage a new generation of technologies ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Market for energy storage devices in Poland

    The amendment of the Renewable Energy Act is effective as of 1st July 2016. The amendment reflects the increasing interest of the Polish market in energy storage devices. The amendment provides the Polish statutory law with a broadly presented definition of an energy storage device. According to this definition, an energy storage device is a separate device or an array of devices with an intended ...


    By Energy-Server - REECO GmbH

  • SolarCity Introduces Energy Storage for Businesses

    SolarCity® (Nasdaq: SCTY) has unveiled a smart energy storage system to address two major pain points for business: rising utility demand charges and increasing grid outages SolarCity DemandLogic™ can allow businesses to reduce energy costs by using stored electricity to reduce peak demand, and can ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • SwRI to Launch Energy Storage System Evaluation and Safety (EssEs) Consortium

    Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) will launch a new cooperative research project focusing on safe, reliable, cost-effective energy storage systems for electric and hybrid-electric vehicle applications. The Energy Storage System Evaluation and Safety (EssEs) consortium is intended to help vehicle manufacturers and battery suppliers develop precompetitive, detailed ...

  • Advanced Energy Storage Systems Market Trends & Forecast to 2018

    Advanced energy storage is an important element with respect to the future electrical needs and energy efficiency measures. Conventionally, electricity is consumed soon after being generated as there are no effective technologies to store electricity in the required quantities. With emerging technologies, this phenomenon is improving with continuously improved energy densities and capital ...


  • September 16 ESTAP Webinar: Optimizing the Benefits of a PV with Battery Storage System

    On Monday, September 16 from 1 – 2 p.m. ET, Clean Energy States Alliance will host a webinar on optimizing the benefits of a photovoltaic (PV) storage system with a battery. This webinar will be introduced by Dr. Imre Gyuk, Energy Storage Program Manager in the Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability. The webinar will discuss PNM’s Prosperity Energy Storage Project, ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Johnson Controls Teams Up With University of Wisconsin System in Energy Storage Research

    Johnson Controls, Inc. (NYSE: JCI), the world's leading automotive battery supplier, is helping to position Wisconsin as a worldwide leader in energy storage. The company today announced it is endowing a professorship, research labs and graduate studies in energy ...


    By Johnson Controls, Inc.

  • CPV and storage solutions to be discussed at CPV USA 2012

    At CPV USA 2012, Innovation Core SEI (a U.S. subsidiary of Sumitomo Electric Industries) will discuss the potential for Concentrated Photovoltaic technology to work with storage and EMS integrated systems. In July, Sumitomo Electric Industries commenced operation of a megawatt-class electric power generation/storage system on the premises of its Yokohama Works. The system consists of the ...

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