Energy Storage

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February 25, 2013

On May 1, 2013 access to one of Germany's investment incentive programs will be granted, but only to the bright spark who is able to solve the problem of storage capacity and the balancing of decentralized power generation.

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December 14, 2012

Dominion is developing a fuel cell power generating facility in Bridgeport, Conn.  Dominion acquired this development from FuelCell Energy Inc. of Danbury, Conn.

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December 11, 2012

Electricity storage in Europe and other markets with significant intermittent generation may arrive more quickly than many in the industry think, thanks to price falls and efficiency improvements in storage technologies, increases in renewable sources being attached to the grid, and record high electricity prices.

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December 3, 2012

U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu was joined last month by Senator Dick Durbin, Illinois Governor Pat Quinn, and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel to announce that a multi-partner team led by Argonne National Laboratory has been selected for an award of up to $120 million over five years to establish a new Batteries and Energy Storage Hub.

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October 15, 2012

KCP&L, MRIGlobal, and Exergonix Inc. have announced the installation and trial of a new smart grid energy storage technology in Kansas City.

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August 6, 2012

The Department of Energy has announced that 19 transformative new projects will receive a total of $43 million in funding from the Department’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy to leverage the nation’s brightest scientists, engineers and entrepreneurs to develop breakthrough energy storage technologies and support promising small businesses.

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May 28, 2012

The U.S. Energy Department and the Denali Commission have announced that five Alaska Native Tribes have been selected to receive technical assistance to accelerate clean energy project development and advance energy self-sufficiency and job creation in these communities.

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April 16, 2012

Despite regulatory uncertainty, a highly fragmented global market, and a risk-averse client base, the demand for energy storage on the grid will zoom to $113.5 billion in 2017, from a $2.8 billion market in 2012, reaching 185.4 GWh of capacity from 3.2 GWh.

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March 8, 2012

Arizona Public Service Co. began testing a new 1.5 MWh energy storage system that is the size of a shipping container and can generate the equivalent power output of 1,200 hybrid cars or 300,000 cell phone batteries.

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