15Our Big Question asks where energy storage will have the greatest impact: Residential, C&I, or
Utility. We want to know where the industry sees
energy storage making the greatest impact and why.
Responses come from experts across the energy
storage value chain
Distributed energy storage is hailed as the
next step in reducing the requirement for centralized
dispatchable fossil fuel plants, which are currently
needed to balance the intermittent supply on the grid
from renewables. Our Battery Storage Overview
shows how batteries may unlock the full potential of
Is anyone making money with batteries?
We explore the market for battery technology in
this feature and try to figure out if the industry has
moved beyond demonstration projects yet.
Storage is experiencing incredible growth globally. Our storage
impact issue looks at the particularly hot topics right now.
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