Energy Storage

3 California gas plants could be replaced with energy storage

The CPUC will vote on a proposal for the utility to solicit energy storage projects to replace three gas plants that are no longer economical but are …

Energy

California regulators propose replacing PG&E natural gas plants with energy storage

State regulators want Pacific Gas & Electric Co. to replace three natural gas plants with energy storage, a move that represents another significant step toward a clean energy future.<p>The California Public Utilities Commission will vote Jan. 11 on the proposal that would require PG&E to seek clean …

Energy

Energy storage sees significant growth as more utilities include it in long-term plans

Energy storage deployments are growing rapidly, propelled by regulatory action, improving economics and utility moves to include the resource in …

Energy

Honda is working on bi-directional charging technology for its electric vehicles, installs station at HQ

Bi-directional charging or vehicle-to-grid (V2G), the capacity to send power from an electric car to the grid or another battery, has been under development and in pilot programs with several different automakers, but it has yet to be widely implemented.<p>Now Honda is the latest automaker to get on …

Autos

New York Signals Continued Support for Energy Storage as Governor Signs Procurement Target Legislation

On November 29, 2017, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) signed Assembly Bill A6571. Passed by the New York legislature in June 2017, this legislation …

Law

The Ride: Car companies get into the home energy storage business

With all the fires raging here in Southern California, hundreds of thousands of people have experienced power outages. The usual go-to for backup …

Batteries

Data Center Power Market 2017- Trends & Forecast to 2021

<b>Data Center Power Market Research Report 2017” to its vast collection of research Database.</b><p><b>The report is spread across 110 pages and supported by</b> …

Business Intelligence

An electric cargo ship is delivering coal in China

The 2,000 ton capacity ship is powered by 1,000 lithium batteries.<p>An all-electric cargo ship is now in use in China and it boasts an impressive 2.4 MWh energy storage capacity, <i>Electrek</i> reports. The ship is over 230 feet long, 45 feet wide and 14 feet deep and can carry a maximum of 2,000 tons. …

Autos

New York state signs law – 20% of USA has energy storage targets and mandates

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.<p>New York now becomes the fourth US state to have energy storage targets/mandates. California and …

Energy

Tesla’s Giant Australian Battery Is Proof That Energy Storage Is Coming of Age

Tesla built the world's biggest lithium-ion battery ahead of schedule. It's an important milestone for the technology, and Tesla itself.<p>But is it …

Tesla

The Multibillion-Dollar Opportunity for Battery Storage

Energy storage is entering a phase of growth that could make it a big player in energy before you know it.<p><b>Tesla</b> (NASDAQ:TSLA) completed the world's …

Investing

Why the Future of Clean Energy Storage Lies in Hydrogen

As renewable sources of energy like wind and solar gain traction, scientists and engineers are eyeing new ways to store that energy in a …

Energy

BYD Ramping Up The Energy Storage Business Worldwide

Company pursuing big opportunities around the world.<p>Both commercial and residential strength in energy storage.<p>BYD to benefit particularly from huge …

Business

Top energy storage projects driving the sector in 2017

2017 could go down as the year regulated utilities took the lead in energy storage.<p>Several of the most notable energy storage projects this year were …

Energy

Last week’s poll: energy storage in the UK

<b>In last week’s poll we asked about your preferred energy storage technologies, a question predicated on a growing renewables landscape that will need</b> …

Engineering

Global energy storage to hit 125 GW by 2030, BNEF finds

Dive Brief:<p>Energy storage capacity around the world is about to experience a sharp increase, according to analysis from Bloomberg New Energy Finance, …

Renewable Energy

New Finkel report finds no need to panic about energy storage

A new report into energy storage commissioned by chief scientist Alan Finkel highlights the enormous opportunities for storage in Australia, but …

Energy

Australia could be 'world leader' in energy storage despite public skepticism

About 1.8 million Australians with rooftop solar could lower their bills and take control of their electricity supply by storing their own energy, …

Alan Finkel

The Top Stories in Energy Storage Are Right Here

In a few weeks, the GTM research and editorial teams are headed to San Francisco for the third annual U.S. Energy Storage Summit.<p>As usual, we'll have …

Energy

A stable plasma ring has been created in open air for the first time ever

Like Magic, Only Better<p>When it was first described in the 1920s by physicist Irvin Langmuir, plasma was said to be one of the fundamental states of …

Physics

Energy Storage STUDIO Conference

<i>Presented by</i><p><i></i> <i>in collaboration with</i><p><b>#estorageSTUDIO</b><p>STUDIO: Storage Technology, Uses, Deployment, Integration, and Operations.<p>The Energy Storage …

Cleveland

BRIEF-Camlin Fine Sciences enters preferred supply agreement with Lockheed Martin Advanced Energy Storage

Nov 15 (Reuters) - Camlin Fine Sciences Ltd CAMF.NS :<p>* Says co entered into preferred supply agreement with Lockheed Martin Advanced Energy Storage<p>* …

Renewable Energy

Hawaii Is Proving Renewable Energy’s Bright Future

Hawaii already generates more solar power per person than any other state, and it's betting heavily on solar and energy storage for the future.<p>I've …

Renewable Energy

The Solar + Energy Storage Space Has a Surprising Power Player (And It's Not Tesla)

Half of SunPower's commercial solar installations in 2018 may have energy storage attached.<p><b>Tesla</b> (NASDAQ:TSLA) was supposed to be the big name in …

Investing

Lamborghini teams up with MIT researchers to create "self-healing" sports car

Lamborghini has collaborated with a group of researchers from MIT to create a conceptual electric sports car, which has a carbon fibre shell that is …

Engineering

EGEB: Indiana energy-political corruption, Lithium-Ion battery demand driving Japanese expansion, more

<i>Electrek Green Energy Brief: A daily technical, financial and political review/analysis of important green energy news.</i><p>High Lithium-Ion Battery Demand Prompts Japanese Manufacturers to Speed up and Expand Capacity – <i>TDK plans to increase the annual capacity by around 15% in 2018; Murata</i> …

Renewable Energy

lamborghini's terzo millennio utilizes supercapacitors for energy storage

nov 02, 2017<p>with a mass of only 40kg for the road legal model, the LMX 161 has similar handling to a mountain bike, while the power is comparable to …

Batteries

EGEB: It’s too late for 10 million Americans, Chilean solar power at 2.2¢/kWh, more

<i>Electrek Green Energy Brief: A daily technical, financial and political review/analysis of important green energy news. Featured Image Source</i><p>I love that they call it highlights – Highlights of the Findings of the U.S. Global Change Research Program Climate Science Special Report – <i>Global average sea</i> …

Renewable Energy

Lambo Looks Two Generations Ahead

Lamborghini's latest concept is everything an Italian supercar should be: exotic looks, even more exotic materials, and a powertrain that is out of …

Autos (Canada)

Sustainable futures

As the planet’s resources continue to diminish, we must look to research, innovation and collaboration to deliver a sustainable world for future …

Sustainability