Articles tagged with: Electricity Storage Network

UK’s new de-rating factors a boost for long duration batteries and energy arbitrage

UK’s new de-rating factors a boost for long duration batteries and energy arbitrage

11 Dec 2017, 14:54

Changes to the de-rating factors for battery storage projects competing in the UK's Capacity Market (CM) will push the sector towards longer-duration batteries, while potentially sparking a shift towards energy arbitrage as a source of revenue for shorter duration applications. David Pratt heard from several industry sources following last week's announcement.

Editor's blog
Tesla, Moixa, Sunamp: Storage firms set to make big splash at Solar Energy UK

Tesla, Moixa, Sunamp: Storage firms set to make big splash at Solar Energy UK

8 Oct 2015, 16:34
• By Andy Colthorpe

We are approaching the sixth annual Solar Energy UK conference and exhibition, hosted by our publisher Solar Media. Taking place next week amid challenging times for the UK PV industry, recognition of the potential of storage at the top level at last, and actions already underway by the industry, will be among the central topics of discussion, with more exhibitors and conference strands than ever before.

Interviews
Video: Electricity Storage Network on UK storage strategy, maximising renewables and COP21

Video: Electricity Storage Network on UK storage strategy, maximising renewables and COP21

3 Sep 2015, 16:13
• By Andy Colthorpe

The UK’s Electricity Storage Network advocates and educates for a better understanding of the issues surrounding various storage technologies, and how they can be among a number of resources to help balance the country’s energy networks. The ESN’s Dr Jill Cainey, a research scientist with a background in atmospheric science and climate change, was among attendees to a recent round table discussion hosted by the Energy Storage division of PV Tech Storage’s publisher, Solar Media.