US utility-scale battery storage costs fell nearly 70% between 2015 and 2018

The average energy capacity cost of rapidly decreased from $2,152/kWh in 2015 to $625/kWh three years later

‘Nuclear waste-powered battery that could keep charge for nine years to hit market by 2023’

That’s the suggestion from Dr Nima Golsharifi, Chief Executive Officer of NDB who spoke to FNZ about a new technology developed by his company

PACE submits plans for subsidy-free UK solar power projects

They include two separate planning applications for ground-mounted solar farms, with a total capacity of 40MW, in Norfolk

Giant Tesla batteries help balance UK’s electricity grid for the first time

Tesla has become the first user to participate in National Grid ESO’s balancing mechanism scheme with the new application programming interface

New €40.5m EU initiative for battery research charges ahead

The BATTERY 2030+ programme’s goal is to create more environmentally friendly and safer batteries with better performance, greater storage options and longer life

Rolls-Royce to supply battery storage for microgrid on Cook Island

The batteries will serve as a power reserve, provide grid support and enable the increased use of renewable energy

GE to supply battery storage system for UK solar project

Wykes will use GE’s Reservoir Energy Storage technology to add 60MW of solar capacity at the Chelveston Renewable Energy Park

Plans for three new battery storage projects in Florida

They will play an important role in supporting consumers during significant weather events as well as addressing overall grid efficiency and reliability

Warrington Council launches second green bond to fund solar and battery project

The project supports Warrington’s efforts to become Britain’s first carbon neutral town

Duke Energy Renewables taps Goldman Sachs for $109m investment

It will use the investment over 18 months to support around 75MW of solar and battery storage projects