Global grid battery storage capacity to see fifteenfold increase by 2030

A new report estimates battery storage capacity is likely to soar to 135GW from 8GW in 2020

Statkraft completes construction of its second Irish energy storage project

The 26MW project will provide the stability needed to ensure smooth integration of renewables in Ireland’s grid

Apple to build one of America’s largest battery projects in California

The project is forecast to store enough energy to power 7,000 homes for a day

Government boosts hydrogen vehicles and batteries research with £30m

A total of 22 studies on sustainable batteries and hydrogen storage are set to benefit

MPs call for 30-year rail electrification programme to cut emissions

The Transport Select Committee stresses that electrification is the only immediate viable decarbonisation option

Could veg-based 3D printed batteries offer better charging?

Scientists say a new innovation could have around two or three times better charging performance than conventional lithium-ion versions

Northvolt buys Silicon Valley next gen battery tech startup

The firm has developed battery technology based on a liquid electrolyte

Northvolt to build ‘Europe’s largest’ battery factory

The Polish 50,000 square-metre factory will start production next year

Bulb Founder steps down to embark on new battery venture

Amit Gudka will remain on Bulb’s board and on the board of the Bulb Foundation

Pumped hydro energy storage tech can bring £690m in savings a year

Long term pumped hydro with long term storage could unlock vast savings says new report