As EVs become increasingly mainstream, they seem to have found a natural home in carsharing services. BlueIndy has left its mark on Indianapolis, Ford has been testing its own EV sharing programs, Japan and China have seen their share of programs pop up, electric carsharing is helping low-income neighborhoods in Los Angeles, and more models continue to emerge.
Energy storage has become somewhat of a buzz term in the energy industry. It’s increasingly being mentioned as the piece of (future) technology that will be able to solve all of the market’s problems. But the field of energy storage can be a complicated one as well, with many different technologies and applications, all being developed in different ways. To shed some light on this broad field, Solarplaza presents you with: “the basics of energy storage”. Through this infographic and accompanying article we will discuss the different storage technologies, market segments and ancillary services.
The German energy supplier released its all-in-one PV panel, storage device, energy app, and green electricity tariff today, to rival other prominent solar energy storage products in Germany’s fast-growing battery market.
Last year was a very important year for energy storage, and we saw huge strides made in the technology, utilisation, public acknowledgement, and investment sector. The question is: how will 2016 build on the successes of 2015?