Will rooftop solar unlock 1,000GWh of storage?

Rooftop solar could potentially be the catalyst for a new surge in energy storage installations. Ten years ago, solar was dominated by rooftop installations. Then developers and utilities hit on the idea of building utility-scale projects, and kickstarted the booming market we see today.

What can we learn from Tesla’s Victoria fire?

It is four weeks since a Tesla Megapack caught fire during testing at one of the world’s largest battery storage projects. On 30th July, a 13-tonne lithium-ion battery at Neoen’s 300MW Victorian Big Battery complex in southeast Australia – which has not yet been switched on – erupted into a four-day blaze.