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

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...
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24 JUL 2018 Article
Next-generation energy storage systems
What is driving the growth of energy storage? How can operators derive maximum returns on their investments,...
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29 AUG 2018 Article
6 min read
Future-proofing energy storage
Rising energy and power consumption is fast becoming a global ‘talk of the town’. In this scenario, we dive into the...
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14 NOV 2018 Article
6 min read
Edge computing: Taking IoT beyond the cloud
Until recently, technical limitations stifled the power of IoT to transform areas like marine...