Articles tagged with: Long-duration

UK government gathering information on long-duration energy storage

UK government gathering information on long-duration energy storage

22 Jul 2021, 12:18

A process of gathering information, evidence and analysis on long-duration energy storage technologies and the role they could play in the UK's energy system has begun, launched by the government Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS).

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Vanadium flow batteries for a zero-emissions energy system

28 Jun 2021, 03:51 • By Ed Porter
Vanadium flow batteries for a zero-emissions energy system

Growth in renewables and corresponding market pricing is the key driver for the commercialisation and global adoption for vanadium flow batteries (VFBs) and an important reason why we will see further growth for this technology over the years to come, says Ed Porter of Invinity Energy Systems.

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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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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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VIDEO: Ireland’s energy storage market needs in focus

11 May 2021, 12:35 • By Solar Media Staff
VIDEO: Ireland’s energy storage market needs in focus

Experts Frank Burke from the Irish Energy Storage Association and Bernice Doyle of Statkraft Ireland talk about the growing need for energy storage, how the market has rapidly developed so far and what it needs to look like to achieve a stable, decarbonised and secure energy system on the island of Ireland.