The Energy Storage Report 2024

Now available to download, covering deployments, technology, policy and finance in the energy storage market

bi-directional power flow

July 2, 2020
More than 500 residential energy storage batteries will be aggregated into a virtual power plant (VPP) by US utility Portland General Electric (PGE), with some participating households offered US$5,000 rebates on battery system purchases as well as money off their monthly electricity bills.
June 23, 2020
V2G can significantly reduce energy system greenhouse gas emissions, as well as ensure resilience in the event of power outages and prolong the battery life of an EV, according to a review of nine projects across Europe.
June 19, 2020
Itochu, a major Japanese corporation which has sold over 330MWh of residential battery storage systems in its home market, has invested ¥1 billion (US$9.35 million) in TRENDE, a renewable energy retailer which counts utility company Tokyo Electric Power among its major shareholders, with a view to launching a range of renewable energy and storage-enabled services.
May 29, 2019
Tokyo’s main power company is using blockchain distributed ledger technology to assess how customers on its new renewable energy tariffs could use solar, batteries and electric vehicles to trade energy via the grid.
August 13, 2018
“There are already many Gigawatt-hours of batteries on wheels”, which could be used to provide balance and flexibility to electrical grids, if the “ultimate potential” of vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology could be harnessed.

Email Newsletter

Most Popular

Upcoming Events

May 21
 - May 22
, 2024
Sydney, Australia
May 21
 - May 22
, 2024
Napa, USA
May 22
 - May 23
, 2024
London, UK
June 4
 - June 5
, 2024
New York, USA
June 5
 - June 5
, 2024
8am (PDT) / 11am (EDT) / 5pm (CEST)
June 18
 - June 20
, 2024
Messe Stuttgart Stuttgart, Germany