Federal energy regulators this month approved changes that the California Independent System Operator asked for in its tariff so it can better integrate "non-generator" energy resources, particularly energy storage.
The small utility owned by the Village of Minster, Ohio, has been named "Public Power Utility of the Year" by the Smart Electric Power Alliance, or SEPA.
The U.S. deployed more than 40 megawatts of energy storage during the second quarter of 2016, according to a quarterly report from GTM Research and the Energy Storage Association.
A report on energy storage, released by the state of Massachusetts on Sept. 16, lays out a roadmap for growing the energy storage market in the state, and says that its recommendations, if adopted, have the potential to yield 600 MW of advanced energy storage technologies to the Massachusetts grid by 2025.
New York City, which is seeing a boom in solar energy deployment, has set an energy storage deployment target of 100 megawatt- hours by 2020, the office of New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said in a Sept. 23 news release.
Glendale Water & Power will be installing a new two megawatt battery energy storage system, or BESS, next to the public power utility's Grandview Substation, Glendale Water & Power said on Nov. 15.