In the transition to renewables, energy storage is a hot topic

Oct 21, 2021
When the wind is blowing and the sun is shining, how can we store power to use when they aren't?
A hydroelectric power installation at the bottom of the Hoover Dam. Hydropower  accounts for 95% of utility-scale energy storage in the U.S., according to the Department of Energy.
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Why U.S. energy storage is increasing

Jun 10, 2021
Emerging technology and cheaper prices have brought an energy storage boom.
Energy storage increases are not due to pandemic declines, but are instead signs of an evolving industry and cheaper prices.
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