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US energy storage roll-out up 45% in 2018, says new report

US energy storage roll-out up 45% in 2018, says new report

8 Aug 2019, 13:11

Growth across the board is driven by falling costs, an increased public understanding of energy storage's benefits, and favourable state policies and residential programs in California, Hawaii, and Vermont, according to the report's authors.

Southern Research, energy companies open Energy Storage Research Center

Southern Research, energy companies open Energy Storage Research Center

22 Jul 2019, 22:04

Southern Research officials, energy companies and other industry leaders were on hand last week in Alabama to formally open the Energy Storage Research Center (ESRC), a facility on Southern Research’s engineering campus where collaborative efforts will look to boost the development and deployment of energy storage technologies for the next generation.

‘World’s largest’ renewable energy storage project to launch in Utah from MHPS

‘World’s largest’ renewable energy storage project to launch in Utah from MHPS

30 May 2019, 20:58

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) and Magnum Development, owner and operator of the only known “Gulf Coast” style domal-quality salt formation in the western US, have launched an initiative that will see the start of the development for the Advanced Clean Energy Storage (ACES) project in central Utah. Tabbed by MHPS as the world’s largest project of its kind, the ACES initiative will develop 1GW of renewable energy storage.

AES to build 100MW battery in Arizona for ‘solar after sunset’

AES to build 100MW battery in Arizona for ‘solar after sunset’

22 Feb 2019, 09:00

The installation will be used to provide "critical peaking capacity" and “increased” grid reliability. AES will provide a system with a four-hour duration based on Fluence’s Advancion platform. It will be leased under a 20-year contract with AES the owner and operator of the project.