17 Oct '11, 1am

Energy storage market could reach €500bn by 2030

Working out ways to store energy is not only crucial to linking more renewable electricity capacity to the grid, but it could also create a market worth up to €500bn by 2030. European nations are increasingly turning to wind turbines and solar panels to decarbonise their energy sectors, but unlike fossil fuels the electricity they produce is unpredictable and commonly generated at sites a long way from cities. FURTHER READING Innovative solar storage plant lands $737m loan guarantee Renewables set to drive €10bn electricity storage market Energy storage technologies offer a solution to both these challenges and a study from US analysts Pike Research earlier this year estimated the potential market for energy storage systems at $122bn (£77bn) by 2021. In contrast, the Boston Consulting Group predicted a more modest €10bn annual market , highlighting considerable uncertainty...

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