Energy storage news: 30.07.14

NRStor has opened its 2MW Temporal Power flywheel energy storage system in Harriston, Ontario – the first grid energy storage in Canada.

NRStor has opened its 2MW Temporal Power flywheel energy storage system in Harriston, Ontario – the first grid energy storage in Canada. Photo credit: NRStor

Energy storage news from our Twitter feed this week.

  • The India Energy Storage Alliance has detailed the ways in which energy storage in India is being encouraged by the government.

  •  Eco-Business looks at how the rise in prices of rare earth metals from China is causing the rest of the world to look at alternative sources.
  •  More than 50% of utilities think they will get into the microgrid market within five years, according to a survey by Utility Dive.

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