3 Companies Poised to Win As the Energy-Storage Market Charges Ahead - Motley Fool

Mon, 2016-07-25 08:16

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3 Companies Poised to Win As the Energy-Storage Market Charges Ahead
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For example, in April 2015, the company announced a deal with Con Ed Development, a subsidiary of Consolidated Edison, Inc., for an energy-storage project in California -- the first of its kind for Con Ed Development. Demonstrating GE's versatility in ...
AES to partially replace California gas plant with 300 MW of battery storageUtility Dive

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California Wastes Tons Of Wind And Solar Power Due To Lack Of Energy Storage - Daily Caller

Sun, 2016-07-24 11:36

California Wastes Tons Of Wind And Solar Power Due To Lack Of Energy Storage
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Solar and wind forced California operators to waste enormous amounts of power by cutting green energy from the grid in mid-July, because there's nowhere to store the power. The Wall Street Journal pointed out Friday the best way to store the ...

What is Energy Storage and Why Do People Suddenly Care More About It? - Government Technology

Fri, 2016-07-22 16:24

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What is Energy Storage and Why Do People Suddenly Care More About It?
Government Technology
In California, regulators are requiring the state's largest utilities to procure certain amounts of energy storage, and Pacific Gas & Electric has begun signing contracts for batteries. In Minster, Ohio, a municipal utility used a battery array to make ...

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The Public Health Case for Energy Storage - Greentech Media

Fri, 2016-07-22 08:34

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The Public Health Case for Energy Storage
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We've heard about the value of energy storage for integrating renewables, shaving peak demand and regulating frequency, but there's another service it can provide: combating air pollution. When sited and deployed according to air quality data, energy ...

The Public Health Case for Energy Storage - Greentech Media

Fri, 2016-07-22 08:34

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The Public Health Case for Energy Storage
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We've heard about the value of energy storage for integrating renewables, shaving peak demand and regulating frequency, but there's another service it can provide: combating air pollution. When sited and deployed according to air quality data, energy ...

Pumped Up: Renewables Growth Revives Old Energy-Storage Method - Wall Street Journal

Fri, 2016-07-22 02:30

Wall Street Journal

Pumped Up: Renewables Growth Revives Old Energy-Storage Method
Wall Street Journal
California, for example, set a record for solar-power production in early July. But peak demand for electricity comes in the early evening, long after solar production has peaked. Pumped storage gives producers a way to bank energy for future use.
There are good reasons for California to phase out nuclear powerHuffington Post
Atoms for green energy: What role should nuclear power play in decarbonization?Utility Dive

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As nuclear power plants close, states need to bet big on energy storage - The Conversation US

Wed, 2016-07-20 04:14

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As nuclear power plants close, states need to bet big on energy storage
The Conversation US
In California, in particular, the shift toward renewable energy for market and environmental reasons, along with the public's negative perception of nuclear energy, has caused utilities to abandon nuclear power. While opponents can view the shutdown of ...

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5 Surprising States Where Commercial Energy Storage Works Today - Greentech Media

Wed, 2016-07-20 04:01

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5 Surprising States Where Commercial Energy Storage Works Today
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It's easy to focus on states where the burgeoning commercial energy storage markets are already thriving. “Everyone knows California and New York are ripe,” said Ravi Manghani, GTM Research's director of energy storage. But there are some sleeper ...

5 Surprising States Where Commercial Energy Storage Works Today - Greentech Media

Wed, 2016-07-20 04:00

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5 Surprising States Where Commercial Energy Storage Works Today
Greentech Media
It's easy to focus on states where the burgeoning commercial energy storage markets are already thriving. “Everyone knows California and New York are ripe,” said Ravi Manghani, GTM Research's director of energy storage. But there are some sleeper ...

Thorny issues challenge California's commitment to renewable energy goals - Los Angeles Times

Fri, 2016-07-15 19:46

Thorny issues challenge California's commitment to renewable energy goals
Los Angeles Times
As California pushes forward on its ambitious goal to produce 50% of its electricity from renewable sources by 2030, it will confront a wide range of potentially troubling economic, technical and political questions — though there remains strong ...

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Rapid Growth Expected For Electric Storage In California - Capital Public Radio News

Fri, 2016-07-15 17:07

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Rapid Growth Expected For Electric Storage In California
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Solar and wind power have grown rapidly in California over the past decade, and now batteries to store some of that energy are expected to follow suit. Southern California Edison already plans for the Los Angeles basin to host the largest battery ...

Rapid Growth Expected For Electric Storage In California - Capital Public Radio News

Fri, 2016-07-15 17:07

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Rapid Growth Expected For Electric Storage In California
Capital Public Radio News
Solar and wind power have grown rapidly in California over the past decade, and now batteries to store some of that energy are expected to follow suit. Southern California Edison already plans for the Los Angeles basin to host the largest battery ...

Will The Next Natural Disaster Doom The Nation's Energy Grid? - Huffington Post

Thu, 2016-07-14 13:34

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Will The Next Natural Disaster Doom The Nation's Energy Grid?
Huffington Post
However, California is pioneering emergency power preparedness. In 2013, the CPUC passed a mandate requiring the three largest state utilities to add 1.3 gigawatts of energy storage by 2020. That same year, California lead the country (tied with Texas ...

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New Concentrating Solar Tower Is Worth Its Salt with 24/7 Power - Scientific American

Thu, 2016-07-14 06:30

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New Concentrating Solar Tower Is Worth Its Salt with 24/7 Power
Scientific American
That is why the Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System in California, the world's largest concentrating solar-thermal plant at 377 megawatts, has no way to store all the energy it produces. Although a few other plants like the Solana Generating ...

Spotlight on Award Winners: Jackson Family Wines Tesla Stationary Energy Storage System - Environmental Leader

Tue, 2016-07-12 05:02

Spotlight on Award Winners: Jackson Family Wines Tesla Stationary Energy Storage System
Environmental Leader
Jackson Family Wines is a family-owned wine company in Santa Rosa, California. In 2015, JFW installed 21 Tesla Energy stationary energy storage systems for a total of 4.2 megawatts of storage capacity. JFW was among the first companies in the nation to ...

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Spotlight on Award Winners: Jackson Family Wines Tesla Stationary Energy Storage System - Environmental Leader

Tue, 2016-07-12 05:02

Spotlight on Award Winners: Jackson Family Wines Tesla Stationary Energy Storage System
Environmental Leader
Jackson Family Wines is a family-owned wine company in Santa Rosa, California. In 2015, JFW installed 21 Tesla Energy stationary energy storage systems for a total of 4.2 megawatts of storage capacity. JFW was among the first companies in the nation to ...

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Macquarie puts USD 200m in California energy storage project by AMS - SeeNews Renewables

Mon, 2016-07-11 23:38

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Macquarie puts USD 200m in California energy storage project by AMS
SeeNews Renewables
July 12 (SeeNews) - California-based firm Advanced Microgrid Solutions (AMS) said Monday a unit of Macquarie Group (ASX:MQG) has agreed to provide project capital for a USD-200-million (EUR 180.5m) energy storage scheme. Macquarie Capital will ...
Macquarie to finance $200m of California energy storage projectsRecharge (subscription)
Advanced Microgrid Solutions Gets $200M From Macquarie to Finance Aggregated Energy StorageGreentech Media
Advanced Microgrid Solutions secures $200M funding for aggregated storage projectsUtility Dive
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Macquarie to finance $200m of California energy storage projects - Recharge (subscription)

Mon, 2016-07-11 07:34

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Macquarie to finance $200m of California energy storage projects
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The energy storage systems will be used for utility grid services, including flexible and reserve capacity, solar integration and voltage management in addition to retail energy services such as demand management, back up generation and enhanced power ...
Advanced Microgrid Solutions Closes Transaction with Macquarie Capital to Provide Capital for $200 Million of ...Yahoo Finance
Advanced Microgrid Solutions Gets $200M From Macquarie to Finance Aggregated Energy StorageGreentech Media

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California State Senator and Champion of Change AWARD Winner Kevin de León To Keynote Intersolar and ees North ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Fri, 2016-07-08 04:02

California State Senator and Champion of Change AWARD Winner Kevin de León To Keynote Intersolar and ees North ...
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The panel features commentary from sonnen, Inc., Sharp Electronics, Sandia National Laboratories, the California Energy Storage Alliance (CESA), and Tabuchi America. Other conference sessions offered at ees North America will tackle the technology ...

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World's Largest Storage Battery Will Power Los Angeles - Scientific American

Thu, 2016-07-07 08:30

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World's Largest Storage Battery Will Power Los Angeles
Scientific American
The mega-battery won't be up and running for five years, and Southern California needs more energy storage capacity yesterday. Officials warn that this summer, the region could face as many as 14 days of scheduled blackouts because of a huge leak ...

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