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Implementing central-London’s biggest lamp column charging network

26 Feb 2018, 12:56 • By Cllr Gerard Hargreaves
Implementing central-London’s biggest lamp column charging network

Kensington and Chelsea Council is investing in central-London’s largest network of lamp post electric vehicle chargers as part of its strategy to help reduce air pollution across London. Lead member for transport Cllr Gerard Hargreaves explains what lessons were learned from the roll-out, and why map post charging works for London.

Clean energy stories of the year 2017: October – December

Clean energy stories of the year 2017: October – December

21 Dec 2017, 09:42

As 2017 draws to a close, Clean Energy News looks back on what has been a considerably interesting year for the energy transition. In the fourth and final part of a series of articles running this week, we recap the best stories that broke in the last three months of 2017.

Clean energy stories of the year 2017: January – March

Clean energy stories of the year 2017: January – March

18 Dec 2017, 09:51

As 2017 draws to a close, Clean Energy News looks back on what has been a considerably interesting year for the energy transition. In the first of a series of articles running this week, we recap the best stories of 2017, beginning today with January through March.

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100MW large-scale battery energy storage installed, but this is just the beginning

1 Nov 2017, 11:07 • By Lauren Cook
100MW large-scale battery energy storage installed, but this is just the beginning

The UK’s large-scale battery storage installations have reached 100MW of capacity, made up of around 50 individual sites larger than 250kW. However, as Solar Media Market Research analyst Lauren Cook explains, data from the UK Battery Storage Project Database report shows that this is just the beginning, with revenue stream patterns emerging to show how projects are proving to be successful.

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Inside Parc y Cymoedd, Vattenfall’s EFR project and first UK battery

25 Oct 2017, 09:03 • By David Pratt
Inside Parc y Cymoedd, Vattenfall’s EFR project and first UK battery

Last month Vattenfall invited Clean Energy News to visit Parc y Cymoedd, the largest onshore wind farm in Wales and home of the company's first energy storage project in the UK, one of eight in total to have won an Enhanced Frequency Response (EFR) contract last year. As the company explained, after a "very steep, almost vertical learning curve" Vattenfall is ready to take on whatever National Grid comes up with next.

Tesla battery from Kiwi Power to offer 24/7 frequency response

Tesla battery from Kiwi Power to offer 24/7 frequency response

12 Oct 2017, 08:53

Kiwi Power is to finance and develop a battery storage project at a multi-technology renewable energy site in south Wales, where it will provide constant grid services availability to National Grid for two years in a first for the aggregator.

Amazon announces global solar roll-out by 2020

Amazon announces global solar roll-out by 2020

6 Mar 2017, 12:01

Amazon has announced plans for a new solar strategy which will see the technology deployed on 50 fulfillment and sortation centers globally by 2020, beginning with 15 US installations to be completed in 2017.