Articles tagged with: California

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Guest blog

Time for California to ‘follow the science’ on pumped hydro energy storage

23 Jun 2021, 13:27 • By Jeffrey G. Harvey, Ph.D.
Time for California to ‘follow the science’ on pumped hydro energy storage

Eagle Mountain is a large-scale pumped hydro energy storage project under development in California. It's a win-win project, argues Jeff Harvey, a consultant with over 35 years experience in California and senior environmental scientist for developer NextEra Energy Resources.

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Analysis

VIDEO: How far off are we from viable long-duration energy storage?

27 May 2021, 14:23 • By Solar Media Staff
VIDEO: How far off are we from viable long-duration energy storage?

Experts, technology providers and energy system stakeholders discuss how the need for long-duration energy storage can be met, in this panel discussion from the Energy Storage Summit USA hosted earlier this year by our publisher Solar Media.

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Editor's blog

‘Software is key to decarbonisation’: Fluence’s digital strategies pay off in Australia

24 May 2021, 08:39 • By Andy Colthorpe
‘Software is key to decarbonisation’: Fluence’s digital strategies pay off in Australia

Smart software and artificial intelligence can forecast everything from how much electricity will be generated and when it will be generated, to the right strategies for putting that electricity into different market opportunities. Energy-Storage.news speaks with Matt Penfold, VP of business development for digital at Fluence, about how the company has added 1.5GW to its portfolio of renewables and storage under management in Australia's National Electricity Market (NEM).