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    1. Forbes guest editorial: Storage, not generation, is the challenge to renewable energy

      Forbes guest editorial: Storage, not generation, is the challenge to renewable energy

      By Gregg Maryniak: Chairman of the Energy and Environmental Systems Track of Singularity University and the Secretary of the X PRIZE Foundation

      If we really want to transform the energy sector in a meaningful way, it will require attention to the other relatively ignored storage domain: grid scale power storage.

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      Mentions: CA MIT Ambri
    2. Nebraska $8M CAES test

      Nebraska $8M CAES test

      Nebraska Public Power District will spend $8M+ on a 1 year compressed air storage test 3,000 ft under ground.  Fourteen compressors will inject 3B cu ft of air over a six-month period.  The test will determine whether the formation will support 830 to 1,000 lbs/sq inch pressure over a long period of time.  The project will begin in 2014, and will generate electricity if successful. 

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    3. Conference Summary: 5th Energy Storage Forum (June, Rome)

      Conference Summary: 5th Energy Storage Forum (June, Rome)

      In June 2012 delegates gathered in Rome for the 5th Energy Storage Forum for more than 40 presentations by high profile speakers from Europe, the United States, China and India. Representatives from utilities, network operators, manufacturers, consultancies, universities and Government departments came to the event- with each wanting to learn about the value of energy storage in the future electrical systems.

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      Mentions: India France U.S.
    4. Highview (CAES) partners with world's largest owner-managed industrial gases company

      Highview (CAES) partners with world's largest owner-managed industrial gases company

      UK-based Highview Power Storage, developer of the liquid air energy process, is partnering with German Messer Group, the world's largest owner-managed international industrial gases company.  Messer will use Highview's storage technology while Highview gains access to Messer's engineering expertise in gas liquefaction.

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      Mentions: Germany UK Highview
    5. Dresser-Rand Acquires Compressed Air Energy Storage (CAES) Intellectual Property

      Dresser-Rand Acquires Compressed Air Energy Storage (CAES) Intellectual Property

      The acquired intellectual property complements Dresser-Rand's current compressed air energy storage technology and expands the range of its offerings.  Dresser-Rand will provide complete CAES solutions from conceptual design through project optimization in addition to provision of equipment supply, engineering services and a full range of aftermarket services.

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    6. Energy storage: Could hydrogen be the answer?

      Energy storage: Could hydrogen be the answer?

      “The investment costs and amount of land required for pumped hydro and CAES are very high,” explains Suba Arunkumar, author of a Frost and Sullivan market report. “And batteries cannot cope with the large amount of energy storage required for large-scale energy storage applications. Hydrogen has the potential to be an online power source with automatic control that can respond rapidly to correct fluctuations, with a response time of less than a minute.”

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      Mentions: Germany Siemens UK
    7. Zpryme: Overview of utilities exploration of storage (briefly mentions most applications and companies)

      Zpryme: Overview of utilities exploration of storage (briefly mentions most applications and companies)

      Progressive utilities across the globe are exploring the use of energy storage technologies to provide load shifting, reserve capacity, frequency regulation, renewable energy integration, substation back-up and storage, spinning reserves, and community energy storage solutions.

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      Mentions: Japan DoE Europe
    8. Profile of Danielle Fong, 19 year old founder of LightSail (CAES)

      Profile of Danielle Fong, 19 year old founder of LightSail (CAES)

      Danielle Fong was 19 years old when she founded LightSail, a company to perfect green energy storage and utilization.  Not bad for a middle school dropout – except that this dropout entered college at the age of 12, graduated with honors at 17 and then proceeded to join a Princeton PhD program in the Plasma Physics Lab.

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      Mentions: LightSail
    9. Power Grid Batteries, Make Way for Compressed Air - Overclockers Club

      Power Grid Batteries, Make Way for Compressed AirOverclockers ClubNow SustainX, a global developer of these kinds of energy storage systems, has signed a licensing agreement to use the University of Minnesota's solution. We may be seeing this solution to alternative energy's problem in use before too long.
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      Mentions: Minnesota SustainX
    10. Electric Energy Storage Systems to Enhance Electric Grid Reliability and Support Expanded Renewable Energy Usage

      New analysis from Frost & Sullivan finds that electric energy storage systems are inscribed in the development strategies of intermittent renewable energy and electric vehicle (EV) developers, grid operators and utility companies
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      Mentions: Italy Siemens
    11. University of Minnesota Energy Storage Invention Licensed to SustainX

      University of Minnesota Energy Storage Invention Licensed to SustainXCleanTechnicaThe invention was licensed to SustainX, a leading global developer of grid-scale energy storage solutions that use patented isothermal compressed air methods to store large amounts of energy cleanly and economically…. SustainX is developing isothermal ...
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      Mentions: Minnesota SustainX
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