Energy Storage

UK university receives €6.7m to research energy storage

Energy Generation

UK university receives €6.7m to research energy storage

A university in Northern Ireland is leading a project which will research the development of consumer-owned energy storage resources.

Demand response – how to unlock energy efficiency

Energy Generation

Demand response – how to unlock energy efficiency

Three key impact areas of demand response are large energy users, energy aggregator models and electric vehicles.

Asset management: How long duration batteries need field data to thrive

Energy Generation

Asset management: How long duration batteries need field data to thrive

The increasing use of long duration battery storage is prompting the need for better performance monitoring and predictive maintenance.

IKEA launches its home battery system in the UK

Energy Generation

IKEA launches its home battery system in the UK

IKEA has partnered with solar company Solarcentury to launch the Solar Battery Storage system to help homeowners reduce their utility bills.

Project Malta – a new approach to thermal energy storage

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Project Malta – a new approach to thermal energy storage

A molten salt and low temperature liquid energy storage system is under development by Google’s parent Alphabet.

Integrating UK’s small-scale storage projects faster

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Integrating UK’s small-scale storage projects faster

UK Power Networks has launched a new fast-track application process for connecting small-scale electricity storage projects.

The rise of the hydrogen microgrid

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The rise of the hydrogen microgrid

European energy companies are leading the development of hydrogen storage based microgrids.

UK – a smarter and more flexible energy system

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UK – a smarter and more flexible energy system

Plans have been set out to remove the barriers to energy storage, enable smart homes and businesses and bring flexibility to the markets.

European wind – a balanced energy system requires pan-European planning

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European wind – a balanced energy system requires pan-European planning

A concentration of wind farms in the North Sea region is leading to increasing fluctuations in electricity generation.

UK to boost its energy storage capabilities

Energy Generation

UK to boost its energy storage capabilities

The first phase of a £246m investment into the UK’s battery technology development has been launched.

Berlin to host Porsche’s super fast EV charger

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Berlin to host Porsche’s super fast EV charger

Porsche’s new 800V charger has a 150kW charge rate, 30kW faster than the current Tesla models.