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Dispatchable solar, strong growth to come: An analyst’s take on Middle East’s energy storage future

Dispatchable solar, strong growth to come: An analyst’s take on Middle East’s energy storage future

31 Jul 2017, 15:00
• By Andy Colthorpe

Interest in energy storage in the Middle East is ‘ramping up significantly’, as we reported last week in an extract from this interview with IHS Markit analyst Julian Jansen. His firm is forecasting 1.8GW of energy storage for the region by 2025 – from an installed base of next-to-nothing today. Jansen talked us through some of the drivers, market dynamics and the general picture of what we might see developing.

Go Electric bags 1MWh US Army contract

Go Electric bags 1MWh US Army contract

27 Jul 2017, 16:09

Energy storage manufacturer Go Electric has won a contract worth US$1.7 million to provide a 1MW/1MWh battery storage system for the US Army.