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Utility heavyweights gather for US event

By Jason Deign Speakers representing some of the world’s most important energy storage purchasers are set to gather at the Energy Storage USA 2015 conference in a fortnight. Scheduled to appear at the event are utility heavyweights of…


One battery to rule them all?

By Jason Deign The Tesla Powerwall launch three weeks ago focused attention on energy storage but may also have been a nail in the coffin for non-lithium-ion (Li-ion) technologies. In drastically reducing prices, Tesla removed…



Energy Storage USA 2015 will come at a critical time when energy storage deployments are beginning to gather momentum. Photo credit: San Diego Gas & Electric

US energy storage gets serious this summer

The commercial value of grid-scale energy storage looks set to undergo its strongest test to date in the USA this summer. California’s grid is expected to strain as the impact of midday solar power production…