Articles tagged with: Storage

RES and TRIG bring Scotland’s first utility-scale battery online

RES and TRIG bring Scotland’s first utility-scale battery online

13 Sep 2018, 12:27

Scotland’s first utility-scale battery storage facility has been officially opened today, having begun delivering sub-second balancing services to National Grid at the end of June under a bespoke agreement secured before the hotly contested Enhanced Frequency Response (EFR) auction of 2016.

Riding the wave: how flow machines could replace battery storage in the UK

Riding the wave: how flow machines could replace battery storage in the UK

30 Aug 2018, 16:31
• By David Pratt

As the UK storage market continues to evolve and old business models prove challenging, flow energy storage machines are beginning to find a place alongside solar. Scott McGregor, chief executive of redT energy, explains how the technology is ready to take the place left by battery technologies.

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Mind the gap – What’s next in BEIS’ UK solar vision?

20 Jul 2018, 16:07 • By Leonie Greene
Mind the gap – What’s next in BEIS’ UK solar vision?

Leonie Greene, director of advocacy and new markets at the Solar Trade Association, analyses what the government’s future of small-scale renewables holds in store and what steps must be taken next.