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SolarCity: Storage can drive down commercial solar costs in US

SolarCity: Storage can drive down commercial solar costs in US

23 Apr 2015, 12:28

Along with cost reductions in balance of systems (BoS) components and US$1 billion of investment, energy storage technologies can reduce the cost of commercial solar and drive the market segment forward in the US, a SolarCity spokesman has said.

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NY BEST: The Big Apple’s storage landscape

NY BEST: The Big Apple’s storage landscape

13 Nov 2014, 01:10
• By Andy Colthorpe

The New York Battery and Energy Storage Technology Consortium (NY BEST), like much of the storage industry worldwide, appears primarily concerned with two things – technological development and looking at how policy, regulatory bodies and other factors can help shape viable markets. Andy Colthorpe spoke to John Cerveny, director of resource management of the association about what makes New York’s storage market tick.

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Ideal Power: Enabling Sharp to hit California’s demand response market

Ideal Power: Enabling Sharp to hit California’s demand response market

6 Aug 2014, 05:49
• By Andy Colthorpe

PV Tech Storage interviews Paul Bundschuh of Ideal Power, whose company will supply Sharp’s new Smartstorage system with power converters and has also developed a three-port hybrid battery converter to better enable grid-resilience and micro grids.

Sharp launches commercial storage product in California

Sharp launches commercial storage product in California

1 Aug 2014, 08:43

The US arm of Japanese consumer electronics company Sharp has launched an energy storage product for businesses in California which can be installed either independently or in combination with a PV system.