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Project aims for 'Holy Grail' of solar, wind energy storage - Tribune-Review

Mon, 2014-10-20 08:36

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Project aims for 'Holy Grail' of solar, wind energy storage
Tribune-Review
In Japan, Toshiba is supplying lithium ion batteries for a Tohoku Electric Power Co. pilot project that will create a 40-megawatt energy storage system in Sendai, the largest of its kind when completed in 2015. Tesla, based in Palo Alto, Calif., is ...
Large-scale batteries are integral in shift to renewable energyEagleFordTexas.com

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Here are the 2 biggest challenges to the future of energy storage - GreenBiz.com (blog)

Mon, 2014-10-20 01:34

Here are the 2 biggest challenges to the future of energy storage
GreenBiz.com (blog)
The recent Energy Storage North America (ESNA) conference in San Jose, Calif., can be summed up in one word: optimism. The sanguine outlooks on market opportunities and trends were unanimous. Several vendors can't manufacture their equipment fast ...

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Coachella Valley at forefront of energy storage - The Desert Sun

Sun, 2014-10-19 17:38

The Desert Sun

Coachella Valley at forefront of energy storage
The Desert Sun
Home storage systems are still too expensive for most consumers, but battery technology is quickly getting cheaper and more efficient. Sandrul Ula, a University of California, Riverside professor involved in battery storage research, predicted that ...
Future Energy Storage Could Allow Saving Sun's Power for Later Useinewsnetwork
Software aids grid operators struggling with the vagaries of renewable energyEnvironment & Energy Publishing

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Coachella Valley at forefront of energy storage - The Desert Sun

Fri, 2014-10-17 18:24

The Desert Sun

Coachella Valley at forefront of energy storage
The Desert Sun
Home storage systems are still too expensive for most consumers, but battery technology is quickly getting cheaper and more efficient. Sandrul Ula, a University of California, Riverside professor involved in battery storage research, predicted that ...
Opinion: energy storageSierra Wave
Why You Should Question the Value Proposition of Energy StorageGreentech Media
Future Energy Storage Could Allow Saving Sun's Power for Later Useinewsnetwork
Environment & Energy Publishing -RenewEconomy
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Will Stem's Battery Systems Combined With Kyocera's Solar Boost Energy ... - Greentech Media

Thu, 2014-10-16 21:42

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Will Stem's Battery Systems Combined With Kyocera's Solar Boost Energy ...
Greentech Media
Right now, Stem and Kyocera will target California, New York and Hawaii as their initial markets. These are the states that provide the biggest incentives for distributed storage. They're also furthest along in revamping their energy regulations to ...
Stem And Kyocera Offering Integrated Commercial Solar Energy Storage SystemSolar Industry
Stem and KYOCERA Solar Launch Energy Storage Solution for Commercial ...Broadway World
Stem, KYOCERA Solar launch PV energy storage solution for commercial power ...solarserver.com
Solar Novus Today -Renewable Energy Magazine (press release)
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Opinion: energy storage - Sierra Wave

Wed, 2014-10-15 11:49

Environment & Energy Publishing

Opinion: energy storage
Sierra Wave
Four years ago I wrote about the cliché of energy storage being the Holy Grail of renewable energy and managed to work in a Jimmy Buffet reference. Energy storage still is the Holy Grail, but California and Jerry Brown are doing something about it ...
Future Energy Storage Could Allow Saving Sun's Power for Later Useinewsnetwork
Software aids grid operators struggling with the vagaries of renewable energyEnvironment & Energy Publishing
Holy grail within graspBDlive

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GE Ventures Exec: Grid-Scale Energy Storage Can't Compete With Low-Cost ... - Greentech Media

Fri, 2014-10-10 07:37

Greentech Media

GE Ventures Exec: Grid-Scale Energy Storage Can't Compete With Low-Cost ...
Greentech Media
With the advent of new technologies and economies of scale, energy storage can expect to see more widespread cost reductions. Factors such as California's mandate for 1.32 gigawatts of energy storage by 2020, Southern California Edison's LCR ...

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NRG Teams Up With Green Charge Networks to Offer Battery Storage With EV ... - Greentech Media

Wed, 2014-10-08 12:30

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NRG Teams Up With Green Charge Networks to Offer Battery Storage With EV ...
Greentech Media
The energy storage startup Green Charge Networks joined forces with NRG eVgo today to deploy electric-vehicle charging stations with integrated batteries -- a move that could give Green Charge a new market as competition in the distributed energy ...

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Market Leaders Solve Power Challenges through Intelligent Energy Storage ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Wed, 2014-10-08 08:08

Market Leaders Solve Power Challenges through Intelligent Energy Storage ...
PR Newswire (press release)
SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Charge Networks and NRG eVgo today announced a strategic partnership to deploy electric vehicle (EV) charging stations with integrated energy storage that broadens options for EV drivers and EV ...

Energy Storage: Bright Future, But Challenges Ahead - Energy Collective

Tue, 2014-10-07 08:24

Energy Collective

Energy Storage: Bright Future, But Challenges Ahead
Energy Collective
The Energy Storage North America (ESNA) conference in San Jose, CA last week can be summed up in one word – optimism. The sanguine outlooks on market opportunities and trends were unanimous. Several vendors can't manufacture their equipment ...

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2nd Annual Energy Storage North America Conference and Expo Doubles 2013 ... - AltEnergyMag (press release)

Mon, 2014-10-06 09:36

2nd Annual Energy Storage North America Conference and Expo Doubles 2013 ...
AltEnergyMag (press release)
Chicago, IL – October 6, 2014 – Energy Storage North America (ESNA), the most influential gathering of policy, technology and market leaders in energy storage, concluded its second annual conference and expo with more than twice the previous year's ...
Abengoa Yield's Solana CSP plant in Arizona wins an Energy Storage North ...solarserver.com

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2nd Annual Energy Storage North America Conference and Expo Doubles 2013 ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Mon, 2014-10-06 07:33

2nd Annual Energy Storage North America Conference and Expo Doubles 2013 ...
PR Newswire (press release)
The next Energy Storage North America will be held from October 13-15, 2015, in San Diego, California. For further information about Energy Storage North America, contact Messe Dusseldorf North America, 150 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 2920, Chicago, ...
Abengoa Yield's Solana CSP plant in Arizona wins an Energy Storage North ...solarserver.com

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Abengoa Yield's Solana CSP plant in Arizona wins an Energy Storage North ... - solarserver.com

Mon, 2014-10-06 06:09

Abengoa Yield's Solana CSP plant in Arizona wins an Energy Storage North ...
solarserver.com
Abengoa Yield (Leeds, UK) has announced that Solana, its Arizona-based concentrating solar power (CSP) plant received the Energy Storage North America (ESNA) Innovation Award in the Utility-Scale category. Winners were announced on October 1st, ...

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Powering Up Energy Storage - Government Technology

Fri, 2014-10-03 09:36

Government Technology

Powering Up Energy Storage
Government Technology
California, which is hosting the 2014 Energy Storage North America (ENSA) in San Jose this week, recently demonstrated its willingness to lead the nation when it comes to innovative public policy-making and development of a sustainable “green” economy, ...

Energy Storage North America Opens With Record Participation - AltEnergyMag (press release)

Thu, 2014-10-02 13:32

Energy Storage North America Opens With Record Participation
AltEnergyMag (press release)
SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 2, 2014 -- Energy Storage North America (ESNA), the most influential gathering of policy, technology and market leaders in energy storage, opened this week to record attendance, a sold-out exhibition floor, and recognition of the ...
Maxwell Technologies Wins ESNA Innovation Award for Philadelphia Electric ...MarketWatch
Abengoa Yield's Solana Solar Power Plant in Arizona Wins an Energy Storage ...NASDAQ

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New Standards for Grid Energy Storage From MESA and SunSpec - Greentech Media

Thu, 2014-10-02 09:58

Greentech Media

New Standards for Grid Energy Storage From MESA and SunSpec
Greentech Media
This week's Energy Storage North America conference has a definitively upbeat theme. California's 1.3-gigawatts-by-2020 mandate, Hawaii's 200-megawatt storage RFP, and New York's distributed energy incentives and utility pilot projects are all ...

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Maxwell Technologies Wins ESNA Innovation Award for Philadelphia Electric ... - MarketWatch

Thu, 2014-10-02 05:51

Maxwell Technologies Wins ESNA Innovation Award for Philadelphia Electric ...
MarketWatch
"Energy storage is a game-changer for the electric power system, and this year's ESNA Innovation Awards for outstanding projects reflect that," said Janice Lin, managing partner of Strategen Consulting and co-founder of the California Energy Storage ...
Abengoa Yield's Solana Solar Power Plant in Arizona Wins an Energy Storage ...NASDAQ

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North America's two biggest energy storage projects - Smart Grid News

Thu, 2014-10-02 05:00

North America's two biggest energy storage projects
Smart Grid News
"This installation will allow us to take a serious look at the technological capabilities of energy storage on the electric grid,” said Dr. Imre Gyuk, energy storage program manager in the energy department's Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy ...
Demand for Grid-Scale Energy Storage GrowsTriple Pundit

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Demand for Grid-Scale Energy Storage Grows - Triple Pundit

Thu, 2014-10-02 02:02

Demand for Grid-Scale Energy Storage Grows
Triple Pundit
Greensmith_logo_PMS3268_flat Southern California Edison (SCE) on Sept. 24 commissioned the nation's largest smart energy storage system at its Monolith substation near Tehachapi, California, a hub of the Golden State's wind energy generation capacity.
North America's two biggest energy storage projectsSmart Grid News

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Stem to Install Smart Energy Storage at Extended Staty Hotels - Triple Pundit

Thu, 2014-10-02 01:31

Triple Pundit

Stem to Install Smart Energy Storage at Extended Staty Hotels
Triple Pundit
Extended-Stay-America-San-Jose-Sunnyvale-Hotel-Exterior Energy storage systems are catching on fast in California following passage of AB 2514 – legislation that requires the state's three principal investor-owned utilities (IOUs) to install 1.325 ...

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