Wind, solar and storage combined in new €35m hybrid energy park

The project in the Netherlands will have a total capacity of 60MW, enough to deliver renewable energy to around 40,000 households

Global energy storage capacity to exceed 1,000GW by 2040

It will require a total investment of $662bn over the next two decades

Tesla unveils ‘Megapack’ energy storage system

The technology is said to be more cost-effective and installed faster than a fossil-fuel power plant

Infrastructure fund buys Yorkshire Hydropower in £4.3m deal

JLEN’s latest acquisition includes two hydropower projects and a battery storage system

US utility-scale battery storage capacity to nearly triple by 2023

It could exceed 2,500MW over the next four years if currently planned additions are completed and no operating capacity is retired

London-based bank invests €23m in French renewable energy firm

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development is buying a 2.8% interest in Voltalia

Huge VAT increase for solar and battery storage products

Supplies of coal as a fuel for homes will continue to receive a reduced 5% VAT rate

EU approves new emissions limits in Italian capacity market scheme

The changes will prevent coal plants from taking part in the auction, with the first one scheduled to take place later this year

Centrica launches global EV offer with solar and storage

Businesses will be able to meet additional power demands of new charging points by generating, storing and managing their own electricity on site

TESS 2019: How can thermal energy storage benefit SMEs?

Dr Shivangi Sharma from the University of Birmingham will be discussing the topic at The Energy Solutions Show (TESS)