30 Nov '13, 10pm

Energy storage and the great commercial frontier: a solar star is born - PV-Tech via @ortechpower

Commercial solar is one of the growth opportunities being eyed in the US. Image: IKEA. Commercial solar deployment has dropped off this year, but that hasn't stopped players in solar and energy storage - both large and small - eyeing an opportunity in the segment. California's Independent System Operator and the PJM Interconnection are the two markets where revenues can be generated by selling into the wholesale market, according to REC Solar's Ben Peters. Blogger Felicity Carus Felicity Carus is the only UK journalist to be regularly reporting on clean energy policy and finance from California for a global audience. Before arriving in San Francisco in 2010, Felicity was on the Guardian's environment desk in London after stints at the Sydney Morning Herald in Australia and Interfax in Russia. She first "broke" into the renewables industry with a commission in the mid-90s t...

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