EU Commission backs €26.7m floating tidal project in Scotland

The system involves floating tidal energy, wind generation, grid export, battery storage and green hydrogen

US large-scale battery storage capacity up 35% in 2020

The country saw its battery power capacity reach 1,650MW at the end of the year

SSE to build its first battery storage project in Wiltshire

The company has purchased the project development rights from Harmony Energy Limited

London hospital sends CO2 emissions to ER

Vital Energi will deploy an energy solution at Northwick Park Hospital that promises annual savings of £1.9m

RWE starts work on 117MWh battery storage facility in Germany

The system will be virtually coupled with the energy company’s run-of-river power stations, which will boost the capacity of the batteries by an additional 15%

Rolls-Royce invests in sustainable start-up Kowry Energy

The Berlin-based firm supports the sustainable expansion of energy infrastructure in Sub-Saharan Africa by combining renewable energy sources such as solar and battery storage systems

Green Investment Group acquires first utility-scale battery projects in the UK

It has partnered with Capbal to deliver an initial 187MWh of projects, which are intended to provide a number of grid services, including frequency response

‘First-of-its-kind’ project to expand EV capacity in New York City

The Blueprint for LeFrak City project also seeks to show how networked buildings, onsite clean energy technologies and EV charging can help decarbonise buildings and transportation in New York City

NI Water awards funding for research into benefits of large-scale battery storage tech

It follows six months of feasibility study, with the latest research identifying opportunities to use battery storage technologies within NI water to reduce energy consumption and cost, improve resilience and generate income

Ørsted switches on 460MW solar-plus-battery storage project in Texas

The project consists of 1.3 million solar panels