RES awarded storage project for National Wind Technology Center

Renewable Energy Systems’ (RES) RESolve energy storage system has been selected for the 1-MW/1-MWh energy storage test project at the Energy Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) National Wind Technology Center (NWTC). RES is a technology-agnostic integrator that performs the engineering, procurement, and construction. The company also offers long-term performance wraps. RESolve is an advanced energy response system.

Fact sheet from annual smart grid, battery storage report

The report and information come from the Mercom Capital Group, a cleantech communications, and research firm.

Parker Hannifin and AES deploy large-scale energy storage system in Chile

This 20 MW energy storage project will provide spinning reserve and grid reliability services for the Norte Grande Interconnected System, one of Chile’s four separate electricity systems.

sonnen increases investment in growing U.S. energy storage market

Intelligent energy storage company, sonnen, announced a significant investment in a new North American Innovation Center that combines the company’s U.S. manufacturing operations and product R&D in a single facility. The sonnen InnovationHub is expected to begin production of sonnenBatterie products in the second quarter of 2017 in its new location in Atlanta, Georgia. By combining all

ESS white paper explores transition to a more flexible, valuable, and long-duration storage asset

This paper aims to capture and foster current thinking on new and emerging use cases for electrical energy storage, and in particular the growing need to combine energy and power applications into a single flexible and valuable long-duration storage asset.

Powin Energy powers up 2 MW, 8 MWh energy storage system for critical grid support in California

Using a Powin BESS storage, ramp rates are smooth and controlled, ensuring that contractual requirements are met each day. Moreover, the BESS ensures that no power is lost to curtailment or left unserved to the grid during generation lows.

ABB microgrid to bring clean energy and power reliability to Alaska

ABB will provide an innovative microgrid that’s designed to test scalability and improve power stability for around 300,000 people in Anchorage, Alaska. The small-scale project will combine battery and flywheel-based storage, and was initiated by Chugach Electric Association. The new project aims to identify technologies that will enable the integration of more renewables. This will

Eos Energy Storage partners with Environment One to manufacture grid-scale battery systems in upstate NY

Through this partnership, E/One will assume responsibility for manufacturing Eos’ flagship energy storage solution, the Eos Aurora.

FERC issues policy statement on electric storage cost recovery

In its Policy Statement, FERC identified three primary issues that should be addressed if an electric storage resource seeks to recover its costs through both cost-based and market-based rates concurrently

Stem connects 1 MW of energy storage for Hawaiian Electric

Stem, Inc., a provider in commercial-scale intelligent energy storage services, has completed testing on its customer-sited storage fleet installed for Hawaiian Electric Company. The storage fleet currently provides 1 MW of intelligent storage services across 29 customer sites to accommodate more renewable energy resources on the O‘ahu grid. Extensive testing confirms that Stem’s software-driven storage acts