31 Jul '14, 1pm

Grid Battery Storage: Four Reasons to Invest

Grid Battery Storage: Four Reasons to Invest

Hawaii is in the middle of the Pacific Ocean and about 2,400 miles from California, its closest neighbouring U.S. state, so it clearly cannot link to a grid on the U.S. mainland. But it is still reliant on the mainland for the imported oil and petroleum from which it generates almost 90 percent of its energy. Hawaii is now looking to change that . It has spent the last six years embracing renewable energy to reduce its reliance on imported fuels. Its efforts are an interesting case study on how nations are set to use energy storage to cope with fluctuating production from sources such as wind farms. It also highlights some important reasons why investors in wind and solar should be interested in storage, particularly battery storage. Here are four reasons why you should take this technology seriously: 1. Opening Remote Regions The situation in Hawaii shows us the problems ...

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