Falling battery and renewables costs put the squeeze on fossil fuels

Falling battery and renewables costs put the squeeze on fossil fuels

Bloomberg New Energy Finance’s (BNEF) latest study shows increasing competitiveness in renewables and batteries, with Australia leading demand for renewables-plus-storage and UK topping demand for battery deployments for flexibility.   BNEF’s latest report on the...
‘Land grab’ for solar-storage-EV projects, according to UK lawyer

‘Land grab’ for solar-storage-EV projects, according to UK lawyer

Discussing legal considerations for storage developments at the Electricity Storage Association’s (ESN) March conference in London, Maria Connelly, a partner TLT LLP, compared the interest in mixed technology projects featuring electric car chargers to a ‘land grab’....
low carbon architectural practice develops solar-storage offering

low carbon architectural practice develops solar-storage offering

ZEDfactory, an award-winning architects firm in the UK, championing affordable, sustainable housing developments, is bringing to market its own solar-storage offering.   Working with British and Chinese partners the firm has developed a comprehensive...
UET to install flow battery on one of the San Juan Islands

UET to install flow battery on one of the San Juan Islands

A flow battery storage system is to be installed on an island off the coast of Washington state with potential to be replicated across other island grids.   The 0.5MW/2MWh vanadium redox flow battery (VRFB) energy storage system will be installed in the first quarter...