The cost of curtailing wind generation in 2021 hit a record high, costing Britain £507 million.
Drax has submitted an application for planning consent to expand its pumped hydro Cruachan Power Station in Scotland to 1GW, but stressed the need for proper frameworks to support long duration energy storage in the UK.
SSE has renewed its call for policy support for long-duration electricity storage (LDES), following the government’s British Energy Security Strategy.
RheEnergise CEO Stephen Crosher explains how RheEnergise’s high-density pumped hydro solution could become a cornerstone of the energy storage market.
Cap and floor mechanism for long-duration storage would unlock billions of investment, alliance says following ministerial rountable
A meeting between energy storage representatives and energy minister Greg Hands has this week taken place, with discussions centring on unlocking investment in energy storage technologies.
Deploying large quantities of long duration electricity storage (LDES) could reduce system costs and reliance on gas, but greater policy support is needed to enable this, Aurora Energy Research has found.
A cap and floor regime would be the most beneficial solution for supporting long duration energy storage, a KPMG report has found.
Increasingly changeable weather in Britain could put net zero and the security of the electricity grid at risk according to a new report.
Scottish Renewables report warns 'UK will fail to meet' climate change targets without long duration storage
Scottish Renewables has warned that the UK’s climate change targets will not be met without the removal of barriers to long duration storage such as pumped storage hydro.