Energy Storage


How Demand Response is Solving this Summer’s Energy Challenges

This summer has proven to be incredibly challenging for our industry. Heat waves across the United States, coupled with more than 40 percent of the labor force working from home due to the pandemic, has led to historical energy shifts and...

Overcoming the Barriers to Energy Storage Interconnection - New DOE-funded project will develop solutions to the challenges of storage interconnection

The energy storage industry has advanced rapidly, demonstrating the critical role storage technologies have to play in enabling a 100 percent clean energy future. But while energy storage has become an integral component of the clean energy sector,...

Electriq Power Introduces New Longer-Lasting, Cobalt-Free Residential Battery System, the PowerPod LFP

Electriq Power (“Electriq”), a developer of intelligent and integrated home energy storage, management, and monitoring solutions, announced that it has added the PowerPod LFP, a high-performance, cobalt-free model, to their industry-leading...

How Statewide Interconnection Standards and Procedures Impact Installers and Consumers

Getting started – the interconnection process During a typical installation of any distributed energy resource throughout the U.S., an interconnection application (detailing specifications of the systems being installed) must be submitted to...

Locally Generated Reactive Power: A key component to widespread scaling of EV charging

Growth in the electric vehicle (EV) industry is ramping quickly. This acceleration is driven by falling battery prices, regulatory changes, and the adoption of new technology. In California, the Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) energy division...

Upgrading Your Project On Time and On Budget

Adding alternative electrical energy production and storage systems can provide exceptional value to your facility. Often, this requires modification to your existing equipment and systems. However, any field modification made to listed equipment,...

Beyond Lithium: Renewable energy reliability delivered with CHS Silicon anode batteries

A significant inhibitor to the rapid adoption of wind and solar power, both of which are only available intermittently, is greater energy storage capacity than what is currently possible. A promising response to this challenge involves the...

Preventing Thermal Runaway Before It Begins

Utility, industrial, commercial, and government facilities are increasingly turning to Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESSs) - in a variety of sizes and power outputs - for reliable back-up power. This market is expected to exceed more than US $9...

Everything You Need to Know About SGIP in 2020

If you’re a California homeowner interested in energy storage, chances are you’ve heard of the Self-Generation Incentive Program (SGIP). The SGIP rebate is a state incentive for homeowners...

Safeguarding Our Storage

It’s happened to everyone – you order a new laptop computer, or maybe those remote power tools, and everything is fine. Then, at some point, it wears out or gets damaged or it’s just time to replace it and you feel a little stuck on what to do...

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Key Drivers for Energy Storage Adoption

Distributing reliable, high-quality power with a range of resources    There is substantial buzz...

V2G EV Charging

The ground-breaking technology of today and the future When the first electric vehicles (EV) rolled out of...

Will It Recycle?

What you need to know about battery recycling One of the best ways to protect the environment, conserve resources, and...

Measuring the True Costs and Benefits of Energy Storage

Part One: A quick guide to calculating cost & safety A variety of new energy storage systems have emerged as...

California and Beyond - A timely fix to decarbonize the fast-growing energy storage market

Here’s a Family Feud-esque scenario: Imagine asking 100 energy sector experts the question, “What’s needed to...

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