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    • June 22, 2017 - 09:59

      NY Legislature Passes Historic Legislation to Advance Energy Storage

      Bipartisan S. 5190 Would Set Energy Storage Procurement Targets, Awaits Governor’s Signature

    • June 6, 2017 - 13:35

      US Energy Storage Market Experiences Largest Quarter Ever

      BOSTON Mass. and WASHINGTON D.C. (June 6, 2017) The first quarter of 2017 was the biggest quarter in history for the U.S. energy storage market. According to GTM Research and the Energy Storage Association’s (ESA) latest U.S. Energy Storage Monitor, 234 megawatt-hours of energy storage were deployed in the first quarter, which represents more than fiftyfold growth year-over-year.

    • May 18, 2017 - 12:59

      A Vision for Energy Storage in 2025

      In two weeks, get ready for a new vision for the energy storage industry. After an exclusive preview at last month’s ESA Annual Conference & Expo, we will be releasing the new ESA Vision 2025 on Tuesday, May 30. 

    • May 15, 2017 - 13:34

      ESA Welcomes New Members and Officers to its Board of Directors

      Washington, D.C. (May 15, 2017) – The Energy Storage Association (ESA), the national trade association for the U.S. energy storage industry, announced today the results of its Board elections. Each year, ESA holds open elections among its members, and the resulting Board of Directors also holds elections to select executive committee officers. “We are excited that so many ESA members participated in this year’s elections,” said Matt Roberts, ESA’s Executive Director. “The elections themselves were very close, and our members have chosen an excellent slate of Directors which will fuel continued growth for the organization and the US energy storage industry.”

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    • June 22, 2017 - 14:21

      Power Grid: US Announces $7.5 million to Advance India's Power Grid

      The US will provide $7.5 million to help advance India's power as part of their commitments to ensure access to affordable and reliable energy in both countries. The Ministry of Science and Technology and industry will match the commitment of US' Department of Energy, bringing the total commitment to $30 million, officials here said.

    • June 22, 2017 - 12:56

      Ideal Power Products Being Utilized to Form a Hybrid Microgrid for Island Business

      Ideal Power Inc., (NASDAQ:IPWR), an inventive power conversion technology company, today announced its products will serve in a collaborative hybrid microgrid project that will provide power to a commercial facility on the island of Saint Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands. Like many buildings in the Caribbean, this facility is completely disconnected from the central power grid and has relied exclusively on diesel generators for power 24 hours a day.

    • June 22, 2017 - 11:34

      NY Legislature Passes Historic Legislation to Advance Energy Storage

      New York’s legislature took an important step this week to ensure its position as a first-mover among states in accelerating energy storage and the advanced energy economy. Led by Senator Joseph Griffo, Assemblywoman Amy Paulin, and a bipartisan coalition of other state legislators, both chambers voted unanimously to pass NY Senate Bill 5190 and Assembly Bill 6571 to establish an Energy Storage Deployment Program for the Empire State.

    • June 21, 2017 - 18:00

      New York Offers Funding For Emerging Energy Storage Tech

      The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) has announced that up to $6.3 million is now available for emerging energy storage technologies that have not yet been commercialized but could support renewable power sources in the state. NYSREDA says the funding is part of the state’s long-term investment in the energy storage sector and supports Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s Reforming the Energy Vision (REV) strategy to build a cleaner, more resilient and affordable energy system for all New Yorkers. 

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