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PJM TRACKER: Power prices up nearly 200% as gas price rise pushes up forwards

PJM TRACKER: Power prices up nearly 200% as gas price rise pushes up forwards PJM Interconnection wholesale power prices increased by nearly 200% at some hubs in October on year and between 20% and 30% on month due largely to higher natural gas prices, while forward power prices continued to strengthen over the winter months. … Continue reading PJM TRACKER: Power prices up nearly 200% as gas price rise pushes up forwards

DER and microgrid companies poised to help as summer heat threatens the US grid

DER and microgrid companies poised to help as summer heat threatens the US grid With grid operators signaling that that the summer could bring power shortfalls, companies that pool together resources such as residential and commercial solar, storage and microgrids are poised to jump in and provide grid flexibility in an effort to keep the … Continue reading DER and microgrid companies poised to help as summer heat threatens the US grid

BRIGGS & STRATTON® BRINGS INTEGRATED ENERGY STORAGE SYSTEM TO MARKET

BRIGGS & STRATTON® BRINGS INTEGRATED ENERGY STORAGE SYSTEM TO MARKET MILWAUKEE, June 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Briggs & Stratton Energy Solutions is excited to announce the release of its SimpliPHI Energy Storage System (ESS): an integrated, scalable solution with proprietary hardware and software designed to empower customers to store, manage and control energy from multiple … Continue reading BRIGGS & STRATTON® BRINGS INTEGRATED ENERGY STORAGE SYSTEM TO MARKET

ERCOT asks Texans to conserve power during peak hours through the weekend

ERCOT asks Texans to conserve power during peak hours through the weekend HOUSTON – On Friday afternoon, ERCOT asked Texans to conserve power by setting their thermostats at 78-degrees or above and avoiding the usage of large appliances during peak hours this weekend. The ask to conserve power comes after ERCOT said six power generation … Continue reading ERCOT asks Texans to conserve power during peak hours through the weekend

#Toyota Launches Home Energy Storage Based On Electrified Vehicle Battery

Toyota Launches Home Energy Storage Based On Electrified Vehicle Battery Toyota announced the introduction of a battery energy storage system for residential use, based on the concept of “safe, long service life, high-quality, good value for price, and high performance.” According to the manufacturer, the O-Uchi Kyuden System utilizes many years of electrified vehicle development … Continue reading #Toyota Launches Home Energy Storage Based On Electrified Vehicle Battery

‘We’re #hybridising everything’: #Amp_Energy and the future of energy storage

‘We’re hybridising everything’: Amp Energy and the future of energy storage It’s a challenge well understood by Amp Energy. Founded as a solar developer in Toronto, Canada, in 2009, the company developed and built over 2.5 gigawatts (GW) of wind, solar and battery storage assets across the UK, US, Japan, India and Australia. In late … Continue reading ‘We’re #hybridising everything’: #Amp_Energy and the future of energy storage

PG&E ushers in landmark Tesla battery energy storage system at Moss Landing

PG&E ushers in landmark Tesla battery energy storage system at Moss Landing MOSS LANDING — Monterey County is, once again, leading by example in the future of clean energy storage as industry leaders this week ushered in the use of Pacific Gas and Electric’s newest addition to its Moss Landing electric substation — a 182.5-megawatt … Continue reading PG&E ushers in landmark Tesla battery energy storage system at Moss Landing

As ERCOT Pushes Energy Conservation, Some Fear Crypto Biz Could Tank Texas’ Faulty Power Grid

As ERCOT Pushes Energy Conservation, Some Fear Crypto Biz Could Tank Texas’ Faulty Power Grid Texans were asked to conserve energy during a warm spell last month, and this summer could break temperature records. Now, just a day into June, many Texans are already praying that the state’s power grid can handle the heat. Meanwhile, … Continue reading As ERCOT Pushes Energy Conservation, Some Fear Crypto Biz Could Tank Texas’ Faulty Power Grid

What role is large-scale battery storage playing on the grid today?

What role is large-scale battery storage playing on the grid today? A ‘breakout year’ for storage “Last year was a breakout year for the sector, to prove that on a utility-scale basis, battery storage is a viable, resilient and dependable source of energy,” Thomas Cornell, senior VP Energy Storage Solutions at Mitsubishi Power Americas tells … Continue reading What role is large-scale battery storage playing on the grid today?