Energy Storage

Utilities Begin To See The Value of Adopting Microgrids

Energy Generation

Utilities Begin To See The Value of Adopting Microgrids

Utility ComEd has received US$1.2 million to develop a cluster of microgrids.

Electric Vehicles – Now Is The Time To Plan For Grid Integration

Energy Generation

Electric Vehicles – Now Is The Time To Plan For Grid Integration

Policies and regulation for large-scale electric vehicle deployment and power system participation are not yet in place.

New Direct Molten Salt Storage Technology Creates a Significant Increase in Power Yield

Energy Generation

New Direct Molten Salt Storage Technology Creates a Significant Increase in Power Yield

Solar thermal power plant with molten salt technology and thermal storage can now be offered on a commercial basis.

Energy Storage – Challenges And Opportunities

Energy Generation

Energy Storage – Challenges And Opportunities

High costs along with early stage technology challenges and market and regulatory constraints are barriers to wide-scale energy storage adoption.

Project FALCON-First Year Trials Reveal Barriers to Demand Response in the UK

Energy Generation

Project FALCON-First Year Trials Reveal Barriers to Demand Response in the UK

Project FALCON is helping Western Power Distribution to optimize its electricity network by using demand response.

Microgrids To Test Renewable Energy Integration In Germany

Energy Generation

Microgrids To Test Renewable Energy Integration In Germany

Germany’s energy transition requires innovative network structures to accommodate renewable energy.

Flywheel Storage To Integrate Renewables In Alaskan Island Microgrid

Energy Generation

Flywheel Storage To Integrate Renewables In Alaskan Island Microgrid

ABB’s PowerStore flywheel storage solution is to be installed in the microgrid on remote Kodiak island.

Power To Gas – More Than Just A Storage Solution

Energy Generation

Power To Gas – More Than Just A Storage Solution

Power to Gas has a number of unique properties that are not shared by other storage solutions.

ABB And China’s BYD Partner On Energy Storage Solutions

Energy Generation

ABB And China’s BYD Partner On Energy Storage Solutions

A deepening partnership between ABB and Chinese battery storage specialist BYD paves the way for new energy storage solutions.

Canada Gets its First Large Wind and Energy Storage System

Energy Generation

Canada Gets its First Large Wind and Energy Storage System

The new wind turbine at Glencore’s Raglan mine will replace about 5% of the mine’s diesel consumption.

Power Providers Should Deploy Future Oriented Solutions In Order to Prosper

Energy Generation

Power Providers Should Deploy Future Oriented Solutions In Order to Prosper

The power sector must aim to create an environment which supports the broader adoption of new solutions.