UCLA team makes step toward long-lasting, fast-charging and high-powered energy storage - UCLA Newsroom

Fri, 2016-12-09 15:26

UCLA Newsroom

UCLA team makes step toward long-lasting, fast-charging and high-powered energy storage
UCLA Newsroom
“Our group is looking to combine the large energy density of batteries and the fast charging times and high-power capabilities of capacitors into one energy-storage device,” said Bruce Dunn, UCLA materials science and engineering professor and holder ...

Banking on Batteries - Bacon's Rebellion - Bacon's Rebellion

Fri, 2016-12-09 13:35

Bacon's Rebellion

Banking on Batteries - Bacon's Rebellion
Bacon's Rebellion
AES Energy Storage is building a global enterprise using industrial-scale batteries to make the electric grid cleaner and more reliable.

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The State of US Energy Storage in 7 Slides - Greentech Media

Fri, 2016-12-09 12:29

Greentech Media

The State of US Energy Storage in 7 Slides
Greentech Media
Kann cited an NREL study which suggests that in an optimistic scenario, getting to 50 percent solar penetration in California with minimal negative societal impacts would still require 15 gigawatts of incremental energy storage in order to avoid excess ...
Lithium Ignites Energy Storage ProfitsEnergy and Capital

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ROUNDUP: Sunverge's AC-coupled storage, South Australia's blackouts, Germany's 'blueprint' region - Energy Storage News

Fri, 2016-12-09 06:32

Energy Storage News

ROUNDUP: Sunverge's AC-coupled storage, South Australia's blackouts, Germany's 'blueprint' region
Energy Storage News
California-based energy storage system maker Sunverge has launched an AC-coupled version of its Solar Integration System (SIS) energy storage devices. Available to utilities and renewable energy installers, the new model of SIS can be installed as a ...

Anti-nuclear movement set its sight on Calif. closures - Environment & Energy Publishing

Fri, 2016-12-09 05:26

Environment & Energy Publishing

Anti-nuclear movement set its sight on Calif. closures
Environment & Energy Publishing
But to Becker, Diablo Canyon's outsized role in California's energy portfolio stands in the way of a state goal to get most of its power from wind, solar, energy efficiency and energy storage technology developed in Silicon Valley. Non-nuclear clean ...

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UET to Deliver ReFlex Energy Storage System to Las Positas College Microgrid - PR Web (press release)

Fri, 2016-12-09 00:25

UET to Deliver ReFlex Energy Storage System to Las Positas College Microgrid
PR Web (press release)
UniEnergy Technologies (UET), the leading flow battery provider in North America and Europe, will supply a ReFlex™ energy storage system to Las Positas College (LPC) in Livermore, California. The energy storage solution will provide an immediate ...

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Sunverge Introduces AC-Coupled Energy Storage System :: Solar ... - Solar Industry

Thu, 2016-12-08 11:57

Solar Industry

Sunverge Introduces AC-Coupled Energy Storage System :: Solar ...
Solar Industry
California-based Sunverge Energy has announced the immediate availability of an AC-coupled model of its energy storage product. Offered to renewable ...

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Nuclear Plant 'Doesn't Fit' In The Future Grid, Utility Executive Says - Forbes

Wed, 2016-12-07 12:14

Forbes

Nuclear Plant 'Doesn't Fit' In The Future Grid, Utility Executive Says
Forbes
... to close its Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant because its baseload power—often cited as nuclear's best asset—doesn't fit into the dynamic grid California is developing, a PG&E executive said today at the U.S. Energy Storage Summit in San Francisco.

AutoGrid Launches AutoGrid Flex(TM) 3.0, With Innovative Co-Optimization Capabilities that Increase Energy Storage ... - Yahoo Finance

Wed, 2016-12-07 05:02

AutoGrid Launches AutoGrid Flex(TM) 3.0, With Innovative Co-Optimization Capabilities that Increase Energy Storage ...
Yahoo Finance
REDWOOD CITY, CA--(Marketwired - Dec 7, 2016) - AutoGrid Systems, the Energy Internet leader, today announced that it has launched AutoGrid Flex™ 3.0, the energy industry's first comprehensive flexibility management solution for demand response (DR) ...

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GTM Research expects the U.S. annual energy storage market to reach 260 MW in 2016 - solarserver.com

Tue, 2016-12-06 23:49

solarserver.com

GTM Research expects the U.S. annual energy storage market to reach 260 MW in 2016
solarserver.com
California continues to dominate the non-residential energy storage segment with 85% of the market, with more than 25 times the amount of deployments in PJM territory and more than 30 times the deployments of the next largest single-state market (New ...

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Former Tesla Powerwall manager joins SONNEN as VP of sales ... - Energy Storage News

Tue, 2016-12-06 17:17

Energy Storage News

Former Tesla Powerwall manager joins SONNEN as VP of sales ...
Energy Storage News
Residential energy storage company SONNEN announced Tuesday that Blake Richetta, former North American sales manager for Tesla Energy, will help lead ...

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Upturn in project financing contributed to US$660m corporate ... - Energy Storage News

Tue, 2016-12-06 09:02

Microgrid Knowledge

Upturn in project financing contributed to US$660m corporate ...
Energy Storage News
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 ...
Energy Storage Investment Hits Record $660M in U.S. for Q3Microgrid Knowledge

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Energy Storage Investment Hits Record $660M in U.S. for Q3 - Microgrid Knowledge

Tue, 2016-12-06 08:00

Microgrid Knowledge

Energy Storage Investment Hits Record $660M in U.S. for Q3
Microgrid Knowledge
Corporate energy storage investment reached a record high of $659.8 million for the third quarter, as the U.S. moves toward eight-fold installations growth by ...

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Inside construction of the world's largest lithium ion battery storage ... - Utility Dive

Tue, 2016-12-06 07:10

Inside construction of the world's largest lithium ion battery storage ...
Utility Dive
The largest battery storage system in the world will also be one of the fastest constructed in history. Story continues below ...

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Inside construction of the world's largest battery energy storage facility - Utility Dive

Tue, 2016-12-06 07:10

Inside construction of the world's largest battery energy storage facility
Utility Dive
Fearing blackouts, the California Public Utilities Commission quickly mandated a series of mitigation measures, including an expedited procurement for local energy storage resources. The more renewable energy that can be stored during the day, the ...

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KW49 | Powin Energy wins contract for energy storage system from ... - solarserver.com

Sun, 2016-12-04 23:53

KW49 | Powin Energy wins contract for energy storage system from ...
solarserver.com
Powin Energy (Tualatin, Oregon, U.S.), a designer and developer of energy storage solutions for utilities, C&I, and EV fast-charging stations, announced that the ...
Microgrid Order for Capstone Turbine, Plus News From Fluidic ...Microgrid Knowledge

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AES Plans to Construct 300-MW Battery Storage System in California - EnergyOnline

Fri, 2016-12-02 13:53

AES Plans to Construct 300-MW Battery Storage System in California
EnergyOnline
LCG, December 1, 2016--AES Corporation plans to construct a 300-MW battery storage system at its existing Southland Energy, LLC (AES) Alamitos Generating Station within the City of Long Beach, California. The proposed Alamitos Generating Station ...

Making the Case for Energy Storage in Integrated Resource Planning - Greentech Media

Thu, 2016-12-01 16:58

Greentech Media

Making the Case for Energy Storage in Integrated Resource Planning
Greentech Media
With utilities preparing to invest billions of dollars in system capacity over the next several years, “the time is now” for utilities to include energy storage in their integrated resource planning, according to the Energy Storage Association (ESA ...

Powin Energy wins contract for energy storage from Clean Energy Institute at U. of Washington - Windpower Engineering (press release)

Thu, 2016-12-01 10:57

Windpower Engineering (press release)

Powin Energy wins contract for energy storage from Clean Energy Institute at U. of Washington
Windpower Engineering (press release)
Powin Energy Corp, a designer and developer of safe and scalable energy storage solutions for utilities and EV fast-charging stations, announced that the University of Washington has ordered its 30 kW, 40 kWh battery energy storage system (BESS). The ...
Powin Energy battery system wins spot at new UW clean energy test centerPortland Business Journal

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We have sun and wind for power, but how do we store it? - OCRegister

Wed, 2016-11-30 22:40

OCRegister

We have sun and wind for power, but how do we store it?
OCRegister
But there are ways that hydrogen storage outperforms batteries and, over time, hydrogen became widely recognized as key to renewable energy storage. Today, even as UCI works on its battery, researchers in ... Steven Greenlee, a spokesman for the ...

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