Tag: energy storage

energy storage california

Bring On The Energy Storage, California Declares

Believing it will help keep the grid stable while easing the way for more renewables, California energy regulators on Thursday approved a plan that requires its three big investor-owned utilities to put in place a growing amount of energy storage… Read More
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Nighttime Solar Power Arriving In United States

An era of nighttime solar power is dawning in the U.S. Arizona Public Service says plant developer Abengoa is now testing the Solana Generating Station, a massive solar thermal power plant that will be the first in the country to… Read More
pumped hydro

Pumped Hydro To Turn Quarry Into Battery

Pumped hydro – a proven method of storing renewable energy for when it is needed – is a step closer to expanding in Wales with local approval of a 50-megawatt project. The Glyn Rhonwy project is planned for the same… Read More
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Wind Power Makes Fuel For German Gas Grid

For the first time on an industrial scale, hydrogen produced using wind power is being injected into the natural gas grid in Germany. It’s a development that could enhance the value of wind power by making it useful no matter… Read More