Energy storage
Energy storage

Energy storage is a fundamental part of a cleaner, more intelligent and distributed energy infrastructure supporting and accelerating the transition towards 100% renewables

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4 OCT 2022 Article
4 min read

Netherlands – a small giant in energy storage

Wärtsilä’s energy storage technology is facilitating a sea-change in the Dutch energy market by...
Middle East forming future decarbonised energy landscape
19 JUL 2022 Article
9 min read

Middle East forming future decarbonised energy landscape

Wärtsilä’s Patrik Farkas guides us through the opportunities that decarbonisation presents...
7 JUN 2022 Article
5 min read

How to ensure stability in high-renewable power systems

Renewable energy sources can decrease inertia, the kinetic energy stored in the rotating...
Future hybrid energy storage projects
18 MAY 2022 Article
7 min read

What are the strategies for future hybrid energy storage projects?

The economics of solar-plus-storage systems in energy production continue to...
Energy solutions for mining
26 APR 2022 Article
5 min read

Renewables, energy storage and flexible gas power plants can drive industry in South Africa on road to decarbonisation

One of the major challenges...
Kemsley
14 APR 2022 Article
5 min read

Charging up in the UK

As the EV revolution takes off, we look at how and why Pivot Power is building Britain’s most powerful electric vehicle...
Flexibility in action in South Australia
7 APR 2022 Article
2 min read

Balancing renewables is an untapped opportunity – flexibility in action in South Australia

Wärtsilä delivered Barker Inlet, a 210MW thermal...
Storage technologies will play a major role in our future energy systems
8 MAR 2022 Article
5 min read

Storage technologies will play a major role in our future energy systems

A decarbonised energy system is a flexible one.
21 FEB 2022 Article
4 min read

The many shades of green

The European Commission surprised the market recently when it published the Complementary Climate Delegated Act, which says...
The fundamentals of energy storage - Wärtsilä
26 JAN 2022 Article
9 min read

The fundamentals of energy storage

What is energy storage – and how is it linked to balancing and flexibility? Wärtsilä compiled a dictionary that...
No man is an island but your grid can be
18 NOV 2021 Article
5 min read

No man is an island, but a grid can be

Weather and seasonal daylight patterns play a significant role in energy production with renewable power from...
Carbon Neutral 2050 vision: Will India make the tiger leap?
5 MAR 2021 Article
5 min read

Carbon Neutral 2050 vision: Will India make the tiger leap?

Soaring temperatures, colossal hurricanes and unprecedented wildfires marked 2020 as one...
12 JAN 2021 Article
5 min read

Roatan: the Caribbean island embracing development and renewables

Prosperity follows electricity, and one small island is taking steps to develop...
Train passing before wind turbines
14 DEC 2020 Article
6 min read

Resilient renewables a top pick for investors

The global pandemic has encouraged investment in renewable energy, but is this only a trend?
windfarm at night
3 SEP 2020 Article
6 min read

5 technologies changing the future of renewable energy

The renewable energy market is changing thanks to falling prices and increased demand for...
Mexico’s energy market Open for business 
29 NOV 2017 Article
3 min read

Mexico's energy market: Open for business

Mexico has transitioned its closed and state-run energy sector into a vibrant market that is fully open to...
Powering isolated grids
19 DEC 2017 Article
3 min read

Powering isolated grids

Fast-starting internal combustion engines – integrated with an energy storage battery system – provide great potential for...
LNG terminals land-based vs. floating storage and regasification technology
2 JAN 2018 Article
3 min read

Expanding small-scale LNG with private-sector investment

Private sector participation through the Build-Own-Operate-Transfer (BOOT) model may hold...
Rethinking the grid
6 FEB 2018 Article
3 min read

Rethinking the grid

If you have any questions about energy storage, John G. Jung, Founder, President and CEO of Greensmith Energy Management Systems...
Charged up
16 MAY 2017 Article
3 min read

Charged up!

Energy storage via batteries is turning into a commercially viable reality that entrepreneurs, governments, utilities companies and even...
tehran skyline at night
22 JUL 2020 Article
4 min read

How energy management can help avoid a Black Sky Event

Electricity is critical for practically all activities. A power outage for more than a few...
Middle East Making hay while the sun shines
1 JUN 2018 Article
3 min read

Middle East: Making hay while the sun shines

The world’s hub of oil & gas is betting on renewables. The UAE is estimated to invest USD 163 billion...
Azores
6 NOV 2019 Article
5 min read

Learning curves: How software and storage are powering a renewable future

Wärtsilä's machine-learning software and advances in energy storage are...
Solar panel farm at sunset located in South Australia
10 JUN 2020 Article
5 min read

Australia’s renewable capacity set to grow with smart energy management and storage solutions

The need for smart, effective energy management...