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Georgia Power Ups Plan for Renewables and Storage After Local Stakeholder Push

Southern Company-owned utility’s larger-than-expected storage rollout points toward a big new market in the Southeast. Georgia’s utility regulators approved a long-term plan that will see Georgia Power drastically expand renewable generation and develop, own and operate up to 80 megawatts of energy storage. The final 2019 Integrated Resource Plan calls for 2,260 megawatts of new […]

AP govt cancels energy storage proposal

The new YS Jagan Mohan Reddy government in the state took the decision to examine and reverse existing power purchase agreements signed under the previous TDP rule It also decided to scrap the 960MW Polavaram Hydroelectric Power plant Mumbai: The new Andhra Pradesh government has decided to cancel the energy storage proposal for which its […]

Massachusetts policy leads Stem towards 28.2MWh of solar co-located energy storage

Policy in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts favouring the use of clean energy during peak times has brought behind-the-meter energy storage company Stem Inc into the state’s utility-scale solar-plus-storage market. The commercial and industrial (C&I) system provider has partnered with private equity firm Syncarpha Capital Partnership to develop 28.2MWh of large-scale energy storage projects, co-located with […]

Energy storage is key to the future of power

Renewable energy is an important component of Africa’s economic future and is destined to replace polluting power generation sources such as coal and oil. This transition will be greatly helped by efficient energy storage, which is also quickly dropping in cost. Seydou Kane, Managing Director at Eaton South Africa discusses the importance of storage in […]