smart energy storage News

  • SCHMID Supplies Energy Storage for Smart Grid

    In the Smart Grid Technology Lab, researchers of the TU Dortmund are developing and testing components for smart grids. To this end, they have created an infrastructure which is to be expected in a future low-voltage grid. In addition to electric vehicles, PV systems and a controllable local power transformer, these are also efficient energy storages. Soon a Vanadium Redox Flow Battery from ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • 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, ...

  • Energy Storage Tracker 4Q12

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Energy Storage Tracker 4Q12 ...


    By ReportLinker

  • 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 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 ...


  • 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

  • World Smart Grid Energy Storage Market by Technology, Applications, Geography Trends & Forecasts 2016

    Report Summary A smart grid delivers electricity from suppliers to consumers using two-way digital communications to control appliances at consumers' homes; this could save energy, reduce costs and increase reliability and transparency. Smart grids are being promoted by many governments as a way of addressing energy independence, global warming and emergency resilience issues. The ...


  • 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

  • Smart Grid Project Saves Money and Energy in Texas

    Summers in Austin, Texas are hot. Temperatures rise to an average of 97 degrees Fahrenheit daily, causing residents to swelter and energy bills to soar. However, one Recovery Act-funded project is helping find a way to turn down the heat on electricity bills. The ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Smart grid renewables integration

    Smart grid technologies are often portrayed as being vital to the efforts to increase renewable energy production, yet this aspect of the smart grid is the least developed. Massive amounts of new transmission lines will be necessary to access the best large-scale wind and solar resources, however the biggest buzz is about smart grid technologies at the distribution level. These tools include ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Crumpled graphene could provide an unconventional energy storage

    Original story at MIT News When someone crumples a sheet of paper, that usually means it’s about to be thrown away. But researchers have now found that crumpling a piece of graphene “paper” — a material formed by bonding together layers of the two-dimensional form of carbon — can actually yield ...

  • Sonnen and Greensmith Enter the Commercial Energy Storage Fray

    Commercial and industrial storage has been the fastest-growing part of the storage sector, and companies are taking notice. Two major energy storage companies launched new systems aimed at the C&I market in July. Sonnen, the stalwart German residential storage company that recently expanded into North America, announced its  ...


    By Greentech Media

  • World Flywheel Energy Storage Market 2011-2015

    TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Flywheel Energy Storage market to grow at a CAGR of 12.35 percent over the period 2011-2015. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing investment in smart grid construction. The Global Flywheel Energy Storage market has also been witnessing increasing investment in energy storage technology. However, the lack of ...


  • Market Study - Global Smart Grid Energy Storage Market 2009-2013 - Industry Share,Size,Trends,Analysis,Forecast,Players

    Global Smart Grid Energy Storage Market 2009-2013 report by Technavio Insights forecasts the Smart Grid Energy Storage market to grow at a CAGR of 39.7 percent, with EMEA region witnessing the highest growth rate. The major growth drivers include: Energy storage systems in smart grids are now been implemented to improve transmission capacity, which ...


  • The Smart Grid at GLOBE 2012

    "Smart grid" technology will deliver more efficient and reliable power, although some consumers face rising costs to replace aging electric grid infrastructure, industry experts told the GLOBE 2012 business and environment conference. A "small minority" of consumers also still have concerns about privacy issues and potential health impacts of smart grid technology, they told a GLOBE ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Intersolar North America Goes In-depth on Energy Storage

     Intersolar North America, the premier solar industry exhibition and conference in North America for solar professionals to exchange information and develop business opportunities in the U.S. solar market, returns to San FranciscoJuly 9-12, 2012 for its fifth year. Co-located with SEMICON West, the event is expected to draw approximately 900 exhibitors ...

  • Advanced Batteries for Utility-Scale Energy Storage Applications

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Advanced Batteries for Utility-Scale Energy Storage Applications ...


    By ReportLinker

  • Dais Analytic Announces Development Progress in Energy Storage

    Dais Analytic Corporation (OTCBB: DLYT) announced today the Company's development progress, since its last report in September 2011, on its program to produce a capacitive energy storage material set for use as an ultracapacitor named "NanoCap?." The Company, working with the University of Florida (UF), tested different capacitive dielectric structures created by Dais from its family of Aqualyte? ...


    By Dais Analytic Corporation

  • PG&E, Energy Commission Unveil Battery Energy Storage In San Jose

     Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) and the California Energy Commission today unveiled an innovative battery energy storage system pilot project to better balance power needs of the electric grid. An official ribbon-cutting ceremony for the project was held at HGST, Inc's facility in east San Jose. The Yerba Buena Battery Energy Storage System Pilot Project charges batteries ...

  • Energy Storage-Enabled Applications Are Poised to Disrupt Energy Markets

    A recent white paper from Navigant Research examines five major trends and the related market forces expected to shape the future of the energy storage industry in 2016 and beyond. In the next 3-5 years, the storage industry is positioned to truly scale and echo the explosive growth ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

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