Wärtsilä to provide 100MW of energy storage systems for projects in West Midlands

The projects are being developed by Wärtsilä and Pivot Power at sites in Coventry and the outskirts of Birmingham

Could electric BMWs stabilise the grid?

EV batteries will become energy storage units to deliver electricity to the grid when needed in a pilot research project

Canadian Solar wins 45MW energy storage project in Colombia

The project will be one of the first in the South American country

US energy storage capacity soars by 252%

The US saw the ‘biggest’ first quarter in the history of the energy storage market

Australia’s first pumped hydro project in 37 years reaches financial close

Kidston Pumped Storage Hydro will also be the first project to be used specifically to support the integration of variable renewable energy generation from solar and wind

ENGIE makes Silicon Valley city smarter

A set of energy and water-saving measures are predicted to help the city save $1.5m per year in energy and water costs

New York offers $15m for industrial and commercial carbon challenge

Project proposals could employ a combination of energy or manufacturing process efficiency strategies, carbon capture technology, renewable energy generation or energy storage

Giza and juwi strike gold with solar farm contracts in Egypt

The companies will build a solar farm and battery energy storage system at the Sukari Gold Mine, reducing carbon emissions by more than 60,000 tonnes per year

Oranges ‘can make 100% renewable transparent wood’

Fruit can provide wood with a bio-plastic material that can make it efficient for applications such as smart windows, according to new research

Australia sends gas to A&E

The South Australian Government aims to build the country’s ‘first’ hospital to be 100% electrified