The Energy Storage Report 2024

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

ferc

February 16, 2018
A unanimous vote taken by the US regulator FERC (Federal Energy Regulatory Commission) which would allow energy storage and other distributed energy resources to play into wholesale markets has been hailed as a “significant step” forward.
November 16, 2017
We often hear about California’s leading position in solar and latterly in energy storage. Perhaps lesser known than direct policy support for energy storage and renewable technologies is the way California’s network operator (CAISO) is starting to reconfigure how it procures demand response, with a positive impact for energy storage – and particularly behind-the-meter assets, as Ted Ko, policy director of Stem, explains.
April 18, 2017
Energy storage companies “have suffered significant and detrimental harm” from changes to rules governing the frequency regulation market in US regional transmission organisation (RTO) PJM Interconnection’s service area, the Energy Storage Association has said.
March 28, 2017
According to the latest GTM Research figures, energy storage is coming into its own and is no longer confined to a handful of US states. 21 states now have 20MW of storage projects proposed, in construction or deployed. Further, 10 states have pipelines of more than 100MW.
February 16, 2017

An energy trade association which includes Apple, energy storage maker AES and solar giants SunPower and First Solar in its leadership has welcomed the proposal by US energy regulator, FERC, to remove barriers to participation in wholesale markets for energy storage and distributed energy resources (DERs).

February 13, 2017

There is a significant opportunity for energy storage under the Trump administration, the US Energy Storage Association has said.

January 9, 2017

Energy storage should be properly valued and supported at federal level in the United States, according to a government document analysing and evaluating energy policy released by officials of the outgoing Obama administration.

December 6, 2016

US energy storage had a fairly quiet period in the third quarter of this year deploying just 16.4MW/31.4MWh but enjoyed a record quarterly sum of US$660 million of corporate investment.

November 22, 2016

The US energy regulator has opened a consultation process on the integration of energy storage into a competitive market structure.

November 9, 2016

Energy storage in the US is being propelled forward by falling costs and increasingly favourable markets and policy. But for the full value of storage to be realised, numerous regulatory and fiscal barriers must still be surmounted, writes Matt Roberts.

Email Newsletter

Most Popular

Upcoming Events

February 28
 - February 29
, 2024
Seattle, USA
March 12
 - March 13
, 2024
Santa Clara, California
March 19
 - March 20
, 2024
Texas, USA
March 26
 - March 27
, 2024
Lisbon, Portugal
March 26
 - March 26
, 2024
10am EDT / 3pm CET
March 28
 - March 28
, 2024
8am (PDT) / 11am (EDT) / 4pm (CET)