Scottish Power proposes de-rating for UK demand side response

Vertically integrated energy company Scottish Power has submitted a proposal to extend recently introduced battery de-rating factors in Britain’s Capacity Market to storage included in demand side response bids in what has been described as a latest attack on the battery market.

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Three major risks hold UK battery storage back from reaching potential, expert panel says

Mis-selling, insurance risk and the failure of associated costs to fall alongside sell prices could hold back greater battery storage deployment in Britain, a panel discussion has revealed.

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‘Devil is in the detail’: US wholesale markets open up but remain complex

The “devil is in the detail” when it comes to making regulatory changes in the US to open up wholesale markets for energy storage to participate in, a regional chief of regulator FERC has said.

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Trio of risks holding back battery storage, panel says

Mis-selling, insurance risk and the failure of associated costs to fall alongside sell prices could hold back greater battery storage deployment, a panel discussion has revealed.

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UK solar and storage revenue model ‘stacking up’

The economics of solar-and-storage in the UK are being proven, according to Anesco, the developer of one such project.

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Finance, tech, AI and manufacturing: Trade groups talk about 2018’s most exciting developments

In a feature article from the latest volume of PV Tech Power, the editorial team at Energy-Storage.News canvassed the opinions of trade association chiefs from five key global regions. Here’s some ‘bonus’ content…

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Energy Storage Summit: What to expect at the London event

Regulators, policymakers, experts, developers, utilities, aggregators and of course, energy storage industry participants will fill out the Victoria Park Plaza in London next week to discuss everything impacting the deployment of energy storage.

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UK aggregator Kiwi Power completes 4.8MWh battery in South Wales

UK demand response and energy resource aggregation company Kiwi Power has unveiled its largest behind the meter battery to date with the completion of the 4MW / 4.8MWh Tesla battery at Cenin Renewables in south Wales.

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‘Explosive’ battery storage growth to be driven by falling costs, renewables co-location

Over 9,000MWh of battery energy storage could be deployed in Britain over the next five years as the sector enjoys a trend towards “explosive growth” driven largely by the country’s clean energy transition, a market analyst has said.

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UK battery storage to enjoy ‘explosive growth’ to 2022

Over 9,000MWh of battery energy storage could be deployed in Britain over the next five years as the sector enjoys a trend towards “explosive growth”, a market analyst has said.

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Record low prices in UK Capacity Market auction trigger concerns

The latest auction for the UK’s Capacity Market cleared at a record low price at the end of last week as battery storage projects seemingly struggled to compete.

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