The German company Daimler AG will be putting €500 million into the creation of a second lithium-ion battery production facility in Germany, according to recent news from the company
A hydro power plant in Germany has installed a 3MW lithium-ion battery made by manufacturer ads-tec to perform frequency regulation.
The German solar company Solarwatt has confirmed it will be supplying the systems for E.ON’s upcoming storage launch.
Easy to use, compact, and efficient storage solutions; system to consist of hardware and energy app; Germany’s 1.5 million solar arrays give storage solutions huge potential
Germany’s support programme for solar-plus-storage systems, which offers a rebate on the devices, has been officially re-launched as expected by the Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy.
A handful of private equity firms are buying up troubled clean-energy assets, restructuring debts and whole projects in an effort to gain rich rewards from some of the industry’s riskier investments.
Storage company investments by utilities such as E.ON and RWE are driven by strong practical and economic motives, experts say.
European utilities face increasing pressure to offer residential solar-plus-storage packages or lose out to battery vendors with seductive consumer offerings.
Anticipated announcements by the UK government and energy regulator this spring will be pivotal to businesses' plans to develop and commercialise new energy storage technologies, an expert has said.
Mercatus has secured US$11.7 million in funding to enhance its energy investment management platform.