It depends, experts say. Just expect to make a few sacrifices.
In a state facing grid outages, the agriculture sector solar-storage developer sees opportunities in on-site resilience.
Solar competitiveness – understood as the gap between average spot market prices and lower PV LCOEs – was most pronounced in high-irradiation Spain and Italy, followed by the UK, France, Germany and Finland.
With BlackRock as a partner and a new focus on project ownership, GE’s under-the-radar solar business may be in for noisier days ahead.
From our annual Energy Storage Summit, a recap of 2018 market trends, and a look at key trends for next year.
In a cheap retail market, the battery pitch is all about resilience.
The Lebanese Center for Energy Conservation, Lebanon’s energy agency affiliated to the Lebanese Ministry of Energy and Water, announced a tender for the construction of up to 300 MW of solar-plus-storage capacity, to be divided in 3 separate projects.
According to the report released by IHS Markit, the global battery storage market jumped from 7.5GW at the end of 2017 to 10.4GW today.
Solar photovoltaics (PV) has been growing at an exponential rate, more than doubling in the past 3 years to reach over 300 GW of power generation capacity.
A proposal in California would reward solar customers who use batteries to export to the grid at night. Both industry and utilities like the idea.
In terms of new projects it’s not something that will come up so frequently because the battery will be a lot more integrated into those projects from the beginning.