Navigant Research has released a new report, “Energy Storage Tracker 3Q14,” finding that 362.8-MW, spread throughout 91 new grid-scale energy storage systems, were launched or announced between January 1, 2013 and September 30, 2014.
The most popular energy storage system technology for the past year has been lithium ion (Li-ion), with 168.6-MW announced or launched, and 236.3-MW to date. The second leading energy storage technology is sodium sulfur batteries.
The report includes a database of 697 projects, encompassing 1,160 systems, and tracks the country, region, market segment, capacity, status, technology vendor, systems integrator, applications, funding, investment, and key milestones for each project.
To read the full report, click here.
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