MPs to be told about “grid delay farce”

Solar Energy UK is expected to bring to the attention of the Commons’ Environmental Audit Committee the concerning delays in connecting solar power and battery energy storage projects to the grid

Major energy storage boost approved in Scotland

Battery energy storage developer Alcemi has been granted planning permission for 1.5GW of energy storage projects in Scotland, including one of the world’s largest

SSE Renewables greenlights massive battery energy storage project

SSE Renewables has granted approval for the construction of a substantial 320MW battery energy storage system in Monk Fryston, Yorkshire

Tesla lithium battery blaze: Hazardous smoke alert

A Tesla battery fire in Queensland, Australia has led to hazardous smoke warnings, with authorities advising residents to stay indoors, as investigations continue to determine the cause

EDF secures approval for three UK battery projects

EDF Renewables UK has received planning approval for three 200MW battery sites in Kent, Norwich and Essex

New UK guidelines for planning battery energy storage

The government has issued new guidance which addresses fire risks associated with larger storage systems

Leeds’ 60MW battery energy storage project gets green light

The 60MW Battery Energy Storage System is set to be located on a brownfield site adjacent to a substation on Redcote Lane in Leeds

Bulb Co-Founder’s battery venture secures £200m

Field, led by Bulb Energy’s Co-Founder Amit Gudka, has secured a £200 million investment from DIF Capital Partners to accelerate its battery energy storage projects

‘UK’s first’ hybrid PPA signed for solar-plus-storage project in Bedfordshire

Equity fund DIF Capital has sealed ten-year PPA for solar-plus-storage project, boasting 55MW of solar capacity and 40 MW/80MWh of storage

Centrica to build largest battery storage project in Scotland

Centrica Business Solutions is set to construct its largest battery storage project, a 65MW two-hour battery storage plant in Perthshire, Scotland