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Looking for a beachhead in the fledgling grid storage business, electric carmaker Coda opens a business unit to build battery systems for the grid.
Solar Reserve wins the federal approval needed to build 110-megawatt solar plant with integrated molten-salt storage, allowing it to operate at all hours.
SolarReserve lands deals to build concentrating solar power plants that can deliver power even with the sun isn't shining by using heated salt as storage.
BrightSource Energy will add molten salt storage to upcoming concentrating solar power plants, touting the benefits of solar thermal technology over low-cost solar photovoltaic technology.
A Chicago start-up scores Series A funding for its thermal-energy efficiency software platform and services.
Beacon Power forecasts that it will provide one megawatt of storage to the electricity grid using its flywheels by the end of the year.
Storage on the grid would allow use of more solar and wind power and avoid the need for new power plants. So what's holding up grid storage?
Solar newcomer Ausra, which has kept a low profile, is testing large-scale solar park design that uses concentration and thermal storage.
A new solar thermal system developed by Cool Energy will bring heat, hot water, and electricity to homes in Boulder, Colo., over the next few months.
Power Japan Plus announced its dual carbon battery technology, which promises longer-lasting and less expensive batteries for electric cars.