The federal government is conducting a study to see if used EV batteries like those found in the Chevy Volt could back up the power grid as well.
The California ISO and PacifiCorp agree to create a market that could allow for real-time sharing of generation across a wider area.
Federal regulators give a key approval to a project that will carry 3,500 MW of power from western Oklahoma to Tennessee for distribution in the Southeast.
OilPrice.com reports on plans for a giant supergrid which will connect energy grids from all corners of Europe, particularly as relates to wind energy.
A leading group of physicists is urging investment in and focus on new storage possibilities as the key to integrating renewables into the U.S. grid.
A group of Canadian and U.S. power grid operators recently released a study detailing the potential impacts of plug-in electric vehicles on the North American grid.