25 Sep '13, 3pm

Solar Power and Energy Storage: Pairing Technologies Vital to Our Future

Our electrical grid functions much the same way as it did a century ago. It’s ripe for innovation. Solar and energy storage technologies offer vast improvements. Many initiatives are underway to improve the reliability, capacity, safety and cost of batteries / energy storage technologies, making them more useful in a wide variety applications. Energy storage, paired with renewables, will make the grid more robust, reliable, resilient and secure — delivering tremendous environmental and health benefits. The increased deployment of these technologies, in tandem, will further solidify solar and other renewable technologies as increasingly mainstream resource in our nation’s energy portfolio, and help ensure an uninterrupted supply of electricity. This is shaping up to be another exciting year for solar as it continues its growth trajectory as one of the largest new sources of...

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