Solar materials and component prices have stayed high longer than expected and developers are now starting to feel the pinch, the latest episode of the Solar Media Podcast has discussed.
A 230MW/460MWh battery energy storage system (BESS) lauded as one of the UK’s largest is to be developed at former coal generation site Uskmouth, with a new partnership signed.
Gresham House Energy Storage Fund has raised £150 million following it announcing the new share placing earlier this week.
A 200MW battery energy storage system (BESS) to be located in Heysham, Lancashire has secured planning permission.
Gresham House Energy Storage Fund is to issue new ordinary shares with an intention of raising approximately £150 million.
Bluefield Solar Income Fund has acquired two 40MW battery energy storage system (BESS) projects for £4.5 million as it continues to look to diversify its portfolio.
Drax has applied to expand its Cruachan pumped hydro storage plant under Section 36, creating long-duration storage that could boost the rollout of renewables.
A battery energy storage system (BESS) being developed by Aura Power at Drax in Yorkshire has been granted planning permission.
The battery storage rollout needs to continue its upwards trajectory, with increased government spending required, according to new data from Cornwall Insight.
Canadian Solar has made its first move in the UK battery energy storage space after signing a number of agreements with Pulse Clean Energy.
The UK could have an oversupply of electricity 53% of the time, if new renewable and nuclear targets are hit by 2030.
Welbar Energy Storage joint venture – made up of Penso Power and Luminous Energy – have secured planning permission for a 350MW connection capacity battery storage development in North Warwickshire.
Keele University has officially opened its new Low Carbon Energy Generation park, including 12,500 solar panels as well as two wind turbines.
Zenobē has begun construction of its 50MW/100MWh battery storage asset in Scotland, said to be the first transmission connected battery in the country.
Q&A: Field’s Elspeth Vincent discusses the legal considerations of storage expansion at ‘blitzscale’
Solar Power Portal caught up with Field’s Elspeth Vincent to talk about the legal considerations of expanding a storage pipeline at “blitzscale” and ensuring the risk lines up with the rewards.
NextEnergy Solar has selected the first of its existing solar sites to be retrofitted to include battery energy storage.