The 10 Stories That Defined Energy Storage in 2017 - Greentech Media

Tue, 2017-12-05 02:14

Greentech Media

The 10 Stories That Defined Energy Storage in 2017
Greentech Media
Here's the gist: California suffered the worst natural gas leak in U.S. history, resulting in constraints gas for peak power generation around L.A. and San Diego; to meet the shortfall, the state deployed 100 megawatts of storage across several sites ...

Enel Signs 85 MW of energy storage supply agreements with PG&E ... - Electric Light & Power

Mon, 2017-12-04 20:04

Electric Light & Power

Enel Signs 85 MW of energy storage supply agreements with PG&E ...
Electric Light & Power
Enel's North American unit signed three capacity storage agreements with California utility Pacific Gas and Electric for a total capacity of 85 MW/340 MWh. Under the agreements, Enel will build the Kingston, Cascade, and Sierra stand-alone lithium-ion ...
PG&E Expands Commitment to Energy Storage | Business WireBusiness Wire (press release)
PG&E awards contracts for 165MW energy storage projects in CaliforniaEnergy Business Review
Enel signals Cali battery chargereNews
Renewables Now -satPRnews (press release)
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PG&E Expands Commitment to Energy Storage - Business Wire (press release)

Mon, 2017-12-04 15:30

Electric Light & Power

PG&E Expands Commitment to Energy Storage
Business Wire (press release)
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) strengthened its commitment to a clean energy future with the presentation of six energy storage contracts totaling 165 megawatts (MW) to the California Public Utilities Commission ...
PG&E awards contracts for 165MW energy storage projects in CaliforniaEnergy Business Review

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PG&E Expands Commitment to Energy Storage | Business Wire - Business Wire (press release)

Mon, 2017-12-04 15:30

Electric Light & Power

PG&E Expands Commitment to Energy Storage | Business Wire
Business Wire (press release)
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) strengthened its commitment to a clean energy future with the presentation of six energy storage contracts totaling 165 megawatts (MW) to the California Public Utilities Commission ...
Enel Signs 85 MW of energy storage supply agreements with PG&EElectric Light & Power
PG&E awards contracts for 165MW energy storage projects in CaliforniaEnergy Business Review
PG&E expands commitment to energy storagePennEnergy
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Enel Signs 85 MW of Capacity Storage Agreements in US With Pacific Gas and Electric - GlobeNewswire (press release)

Mon, 2017-12-04 13:34

Enel Signs 85 MW of Capacity Storage Agreements in US With Pacific Gas and Electric
GlobeNewswire (press release)
ROME, Dec. 04, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Enel S.p.A. (“Enel”), through its US renewables company Enel Green Power North America, Inc. (“EGPNA”), signed three Capacity Storage Agreements (“CSA”) with California utility Pacific Gas and Electric (“PG&E ...

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New York State To Adopt Energy Storage Target - Energy Manager Today

Mon, 2017-12-04 06:52

New York State To Adopt Energy Storage Target
Energy Manager Today
California's target is 1.3 gigawatts by 2020, which Greentech Media's Julian Spector points out has been viewed as jump-starting the energy storage industry there: “The state has seen job growth from a cluster of storage startups, and benefitted from a ...

Data Shows Solid Growth for Energy Storage Market - PR Newswire (press release)

Mon, 2017-12-04 06:11

Data Shows Solid Growth for Energy Storage Market
PR Newswire (press release)
GTM Research provides quarterly data from monitoring energy storage capacity in the United States. According to the data, the U.S. deployed 50.4 MWh of energy storage in Q2 2017, up 6% year-over-year. Behind-the-meter deployments rose 140% quarter-over ...

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Utility of the Year: Southern California Edison - Utility Dive

Mon, 2017-12-04 05:54

Utility of the Year: Southern California Edison
Utility Dive
SCE has swiftly deployed energy storage to meet the state's goal to replace lost capacity from the Aliso Canyon methane leaks. The utility stirred up the power sector in 2015 when it announced plans to purchase 250 MW of storage in one fell swoop ...

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Project of the Year: SDG&E's Escondido energy storage project - Utility Dive

Mon, 2017-12-04 05:54

Project of the Year: SDG&E's Escondido energy storage project
Utility Dive
It was the opening the energy storage industry was waiting for. A year and a half from the decision, California utilities have deployed multiple long-duration storage applications, including installations from Tesla, AES and Greensmith/AltaGas. The ...

Decarbonizing the Economy - HuffPost

Mon, 2017-12-04 05:31

Decarbonizing the Economy
HuffPost
The technology of renewable energy has advanced rapidly, but no transformative technology is yet available. This statement is tautological, because by definition when the transformative technology is available it will transform our energy system. The ...

Microgrids Keep These Cities Running When the Power Goes Out - InsideClimate News

Sun, 2017-12-03 23:41

InsideClimate News

Microgrids Keep These Cities Running When the Power Goes Out
InsideClimate News
California is one of those places. "In the big picture, California wants to integrate as much clean energy as possible in the best way possible, and microgrids are a tool to help us get away from fossil fuel systems and toward clean systems," says ...

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The Evolution of The California Energy Market - Greentech Media

Sun, 2017-12-03 06:12

The Evolution of The California Energy Market
Greentech Media
Ms. Chamberlin discusses how the state's largest electric utilities (SCE, PG&E,SDG&E) and California's grid operator (CAISO) have evolved demand response in the Golden State to maintain the flow of reliable electricity to the areas that need it most ...

Tesla Batteries 101 — Production Capacity, Uses, Chemistry, & Future Plans - CleanTechnica

Sat, 2017-12-02 16:37

CleanTechnica

Tesla Batteries 101 — Production Capacity, Uses, Chemistry, & Future Plans
CleanTechnica
80 MWh / 20 MW Southern California Edison (SCE) Energy Storage Installation — This facility was installed in California following a “competitive process” for utility-scale battery system contractors following the much publicized Southern California ...

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Tesla just officially turned on one of the world's largest batteries - Quartz

Fri, 2017-12-01 12:48

PennEnergy

Tesla just officially turned on one of the world's largest batteries
Quartz
The US, and other countries, have a mix of regulated electric markets (Texas, South Australia), and deregulated ones (California and others) where wholesale energy providers can bid on the supply of the cheapest, most reliable energy. Once more ...
Tesla Installs World's Largest Battery in AustraliaHowStuffWorks
Tesla mega-battery in Australia activatedBBC News
Elon Musk's Battery Boast Will Be Short-LivedBloomberg
Engadget -Independent.ie -PennEnergy -Premier Jay Weatherill
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New York state signs law – 20% of USA has energy storage targets ... - Electrek

Fri, 2017-12-01 09:51

Electrek

New York state signs law – 20% of USA has energy storage targets ...
Electrek
NY Governor Cuomo has signed into law a bill (AB 6571) directing the state's Public Service Commission to develop an Energy Storage Deployment Program, including a storage procurement target for 2030. New York now becomes the fourth US state to have ...
New York Governor Approves Energy Storage Target, Months After ...Greentech Media
New York energy storage target official after Gov. Cuomo signs bill ...Utility Dive

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Saft selected for lithium-ion battery storage system in California - Power Engineering International

Fri, 2017-12-01 06:17

Saft selected for lithium-ion battery storage system in California
Power Engineering International
French battery specialist Saft has been selected to provide its Intensium Max lithium-ion (Li-ion) containerized energy storage system to a power facility in California. The technology was selected by Skylar Resources to provide black-start capability ...

New York energy storage target official after Gov. Cuomo signs bill - Utility Dive

Fri, 2017-12-01 05:23

New York energy storage target official after Gov. Cuomo signs bill
Utility Dive
1, 2020. The West Coast led the way with California and Oregon setting energy storage targets. But not all targets are equal. Massachusetts came under fire after setting its target. At the time, Ravi Manghani, director, energy storage at GTM Research ...

5 Takeaways From The Times's ClimateTECH Conference - New York Times

Fri, 2017-12-01 05:21

New York Times

5 Takeaways From The Times's ClimateTECH Conference
New York Times
Want the latest climate news in your inbox? You can sign up here to receive Climate Fwd:, our new email newsletter. SAN FRANCISCO — Technology and business leaders gathered here on Thursday to discuss solutions to rising global temperatures at ...

HECO to install flywheel energy storage system in West Oahu - Pacific Business News (Honolulu)

Thu, 2017-11-30 17:04

Pacific Business News (Honolulu)

HECO to install flywheel energy storage system in West Oahu
Pacific Business News (Honolulu)
Hawaiian Electric on Thursday said it started installing a flywheel energy storage system at its Campbell Industrial Park generating station in West Oahu to test the device's capabilities. The flywheel system, created by California-based Amber Kinetics ...

Saft selected for lithium-ion battery energy storage system in Glendale, California - AltEnergyMag (press release)

Thu, 2017-11-30 10:13

Saft selected for lithium-ion battery energy storage system in Glendale, California
AltEnergyMag (press release)
Saft selected for lithium-ion battery energy storage system in Glendale, California. Visit http://www.saftbatteries.com for further information. • Saft's modeling capability ensures the battery will help balance power excursions for more than 20 years ...

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