US invests $25m in advancing natural gas operations

Projects aim to develop methods and technologies to cost-effectively enhance the safety and efficiency of natural gas production, gathering, storage and transmission infrastructure

Highview Power announces plans to develop liquid air energy storage system in US

The facility, which will have a capacity of at least 50MW, is to be located in northern Vermont

Alaskan energy co-operative signs deal with Tesla for 93MWh battery system

The Homer Electric Association, which supplies around 50,000 people living on the Kenai Peninsular, plans to install the storage infrastructure towards the end of 2021

Lithium-ion battery units
Battery prices plummet 87% between 2010 and 2019

By 2023, average prices will be close to $100/kWh, at which point EVs will start to reach price parity with internal combustion engine vehicles

Will Wärtsilä’s new energy storage solution be worth its weight in gold?

The technology firm is to provide a full energy storage solution for a hybrid power project at an off-grid gold mine in Mali

Moixa breaks 10k battery milestone in Japan

The firm claims it is now managing the world’s largest single fleet of smart batteries

Towering city skyscrapers ‘could become gravity-batteries of the future’

Edinburgh start-up Gravitricity says tall buildings could be used to store energy at half the levelised cost of lithium-ion batteries

EDF buys storage and infrastructure specialist Pivot Power

The French energy giant did not disclose the financial terms of the acquisition, which makes the storage and infrastructure specialist a 100%-owned subsidiary

Highview Power to launch UK’s ‘first large-scale cryogenic energy storage plant’

The 50MW long-duration energy storage solution will be located at a decommissioned thermal power station in North of England

Demand for battery energy storage ‘to jump to 400,000Mwh in 2025’

The Consortium for Battery Innovation suggests while electric vehicles will increase lithium batteries’ share of the market, demand for all battery technologies will continue to rise