The future of industrial power involves microgrids

At energy level we are at a turning point. The commitment to conserving resources and the need to reduce CO2 emissions is - or should be - widespread. Technologies such as microgrids are extremely...

MEAN4SG promotes the deployment of smart grids in Europe

New technologies are reaching every sector, and power is no exception. To address this change, power transmission & distribution systems need to optimise the integration of renewables and manage the complex interactions between consumers...

Energy storage in remote Arctic Communities

Remote off-grid communities across northern Canada and Alaska are traditionally powered by diesel generators. Fuel delivery, often via ice roads, can be difficult and expensive. Wind turbines and solar PV arrays can be deployed...

Energy storage, a strategic challenge for the Spanish economy

Technological advances in the field of batteries enable the availability of increasingly more reliable components with greater load capacity. Given experts' forecasts, it can be categorically stated that batteries are becoming a strategic challenge...

Integrating intermittent sources of energy gives new momentum to electricity storage solutions

A.T. Kearney Energy Transition Institute has published a report entitled “Electricity Storage,” that captures the status of storage technologies and future developments in electricity storage. The main finding of the report is that electricity...

Global storage market to double six times by 2030

Bloomberg New Energy Finance has published a new report on the global storage market. 2017 Global Energy Storage Forecast reveals that this market will grow to a cumulative 125 GW/305 GWh by 2030, attracting...