Wind turbine maker Vestas looks at expanding into energy storage ... - Reuters

Thu, 2017-04-06 07:51

Reuters

Wind turbine maker Vestas looks at expanding into energy storage ...
Reuters
Denmark's Vestas, the world's largest wind turbine maker, is keen to expand into areas such as energy storage to increase the global use of wind power and ...
Wind turbine maker Vestas looks at expanding into energy storageNasdaq

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World's Biggest Battery Energy Storage Facilities - Energy Business Review

Thu, 2017-04-06 07:43

Energy Business Review

World's Biggest Battery Energy Storage Facilities
Energy Business Review
AES is planning to build the Alamitos Battery Energy Storage System in Long Beach, California. It will have 300 MW of interconnected and 600 MW of flexible, zero-emission battery energy storage. The company claims it as the world's biggest storage ...

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PG&E Technology Demonstrations Help Pave the Way for a Smarter Energy Infrastructure - Yahoo Finance

Wed, 2017-04-05 10:14

PG&E Technology Demonstrations Help Pave the Way for a Smarter Energy Infrastructure
Yahoo Finance
A high-tech robotic tool that adds more safety to a work process; a comprehensive map that details where fast chargers could most benefit California's blooming electric vehicle market; and two of the first market-participating large-scale energy ...

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Will ESAs Mark The End Of Coal Power? - Seeking Alpha

Tue, 2017-04-04 13:24

Seeking Alpha

Will ESAs Mark The End Of Coal Power?
Seeking Alpha
Regulators in California are behind a new business of providing utility-scale back-up battery storage at power generating facilities. Canadian-based AltaGas (OTCPK:ATGFF) recently announced a 10-year Energy Storage Resource Adequacy Purchase ...

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Energy Storage Markets Are Growing, But Not Everywhere - Forbes - Forbes

Tue, 2017-04-04 07:10

Forbes

Energy Storage Markets Are Growing, But Not Everywhere - Forbes
Forbes
The market for grid-scale energy storage is growing as rapidly as many people had predicted but not necessarily in the places they predicted.
Global battery pipeline reaches 3.4 GW in Q1 – pv magazine USApv magazine USA
IHS: Global utility-side-of-meter pipeline reached 3.4GW in first ...Energy Storage News

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How An Energy Storage Company Is Looking To Power The Future - PSFK (subscription)

Tue, 2017-04-04 03:02

PSFK (subscription)

How An Energy Storage Company Is Looking To Power The Future
PSFK (subscription)
It would have cost Con Edison $1.2 billion to create a substation to accommodate this. Instead, the company chose to invest in energy storage with an auction. One of the winning bidders was Stem, an energy storage startup based in Millbrae, California ...

There Are Finally Some New Contenders on the Energy Storage Market Leaderboard - Greentech Media (blog)

Mon, 2017-04-03 18:12

Greentech Media (blog)

There Are Finally Some New Contenders on the Energy Storage Market Leaderboard
Greentech Media (blog)
In rankings calculated by GTM Research for their cumulative 2016 edition of the Energy Storage Monitor, several states that are not California have broken onto the scene. California doesn't have to worry about losing the throne any time soon, but the ...

Southern California Edison To Bring Online 50 MW Tesla Powerpack 2 Systems - InsideEVs

Mon, 2017-04-03 13:11

InsideEVs

Southern California Edison To Bring Online 50 MW Tesla Powerpack 2 Systems
InsideEVs
California will shortly bring more Tesla energy storage systems online in Southern California Edison's (SCE's) service area. The 50 MW projects (utilizing Tesla's Powerpack 2) are conducted by Macquarie Capital, the corporate advisory, capital markets ...

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TECHNOLOGY: Where the energy storage industry is happening ... - E&E News

Mon, 2017-04-03 12:02

E&E News

TECHNOLOGY: Where the energy storage industry is happening ...
E&E News
Zero Motorcycles is one part of an emerging energy storage hub in the San Francisco Bay Area — one of five regions that could anchor a growing industry.

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SoCalGas Touts Potential Benefits Of Power-To-Gas Energy Storage - Solar Industry

Mon, 2017-04-03 09:27

Solar Industry

SoCalGas Touts Potential Benefits Of Power-To-Gas Energy Storage
Solar Industry
Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) says new research on power-to-gas technology shows the technique holds the ability to dramatically increase the use of intermittent renewable energy. The finding came out of ongoing research conducted at the ...
Researchers: Power-to-Gas Storage Out-Performs Lithium-Ion BatteriesEnergy Manager Today

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Energy storage takes shape with financing for Southern California battery installations - ImpactAlpha (registration)

Fri, 2017-03-31 09:40

ImpactAlpha (registration)

Energy storage takes shape with financing for Southern California battery installations
ImpactAlpha (registration)
Energy storage is on. CIT Bank will lead debt financing for 50 megawatts of battery storage in a project that represents a new way to manage electrical grids and renewable energy generation. The storage projects were acquired last summer by Macquarie ...

How California lawmakers plan to align renewable generation with power demand - Utility Dive

Thu, 2017-03-30 13:26

How California lawmakers plan to align renewable generation with power demand
Utility Dive
Clean peak resources are defined as “eligible renewable energy resources or energy storage systems” under existing California law. Their contribution toward the required percentage must meet performance measurement standards outlined by the California ...

50 MW of new Tesla Powerpack 2 projects to be deployed for Southern California Edison - Electrek

Thu, 2017-03-30 13:14

Electrek

50 MW of new Tesla Powerpack 2 projects to be deployed for Southern California Edison
Electrek
SCE's grid covers 15 million people and the utility has been adding energy storage at an unprecedented pace following the shutdown of the Aliso Canyon natural gas reservoir, which was the source for the power plants in the region, after the ...

Large-Scale Energy Storage Is The (Virtual) Power Plant Of The Future - Fast Company

Tue, 2017-03-28 09:14

Large-Scale Energy Storage Is The (Virtual) Power Plant Of The Future
Fast Company
Stem, an energy storage startup in Millbrae, California, was one of the winning bidders in New York. And it offers a model for how grids and individual users can save money by installing electricity load management systems–i.e. batteries. Stem has ...

Macquarie closes 'first of a kind' financing on Powerpack 2 projects with AMS in California - Energy Storage News

Tue, 2017-03-28 09:01

Energy Storage News

Macquarie closes 'first of a kind' financing on Powerpack 2 projects with AMS in California
Energy Storage News
The deal is paying for the deployment of 50MW of energy storage behind-the-meter in grid-constrained locations of California investor-owned utility (IoU) Southern California Edison's (SCE's) service area in the West Los Angeles Basin. The projects will ...

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CAISO notches record, serving 56.7% of demand with renewable energy in one day - Utility Dive

Tue, 2017-03-28 06:47

CAISO notches record, serving 56.7% of demand with renewable energy in one day
Utility Dive
California already has some of the largest storage projects in the nation. In February Tesla brought an 80-MWh storage facility online for Southern California Edison and AES Energy Storage and San Diego Gas & Electric have finished a 30-MW, 120-MWh in ...

Primus Power secures US$32 million financing to accelerate ... - Energy Storage News

Mon, 2017-03-27 08:38

Energy Storage News

Primus Power secures US$32 million financing to accelerate ...
Energy Storage News
California-headquartered grid-scale electrical energy storage company Primus Power has secured US$32 million in equity financing from a range of investors ...
Primus Power Secures $32M in Equity Financing - FinSMEsFinSMEs (blog)

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California is shattering solar records. This bill could take renewable energy to the next level. - The Desert Sun

Mon, 2017-03-27 07:31

The Desert Sun

California is shattering solar records. This bill could take renewable energy to the next level.
The Desert Sun
That requirement would encourage the development of battery storage systems, which could soak up excess solar generation during the middle of the day and release that energy onto the grid after sundown, reducing the need for gas plants. The bill could ...
Is energy storage the next job creator?E&E News
California solar + wind record high at 49.2%, renewable electricity peaks above 56%Electrek
Calif. Bill Would Introduce 'Clean Peak Energy Standard'RTO Insider
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TECHNOLOGY: Is energy storage the next job creator? -- Monday ... - E&E News

Mon, 2017-03-27 07:10

E&E News

TECHNOLOGY: Is energy storage the next job creator? -- Monday ...
E&E News
Entrepreneurs and schools are preparing for a boom in energy storage. Whether the jobs arrive soon, or are delayed or lost to Asia, will depend on decisions ...
Tesla Says Australia's Energy Market Rules Are Outdated & Don't ...CleanTechnica
Tesla's Latest Challenge: An Oversupplied Battery Market -- The ...Motley Fool

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