Independent developer Eelpower said it acquired Anesco’s 20MW Rock Farm battery storage scheme July 17th. The Rock Farm battery scheme is located near Ludlow in Shropshire and connected to the local grid, owned and operated by Western Power Distribution. The battery comprises 16, 1.25MW BYD-manufactured storage units constructed by Anesco […]
Month: July 2018
Hampshire’s Test Valley Borough Council granted planning permission July 16th for Pivot Power’s proposed 50MW battery storage facility near Southampton. The battery will be located at a site close to Junction 3 of the M27 and is the first in a wider programme of planning applications to develop a 2GW […]
The first project is at a site near the M27 in Southampton.
The UK Government’s Department for Transport released its Road-to-Zero strategy on July 9th. Road-to-Zero is the government’s clean transport strategy which aims to expand green infrastructure across the UK, reduce emissions from existing vehicles, and drive the uptake of zero emission cars, vans and trucks. Underpinning the strategy is a […]
Tesla has hired Sanjay Shah as Senior Vice President of Energy Operations. Shah will be responsible for global deployment and operation of Tesla’s energy products, including solar, Powerwall and Powerpack. Powerwall is Tesla’s home energy storage battery. Powerpack is it’s commercial and utility-scale equivalent. Shah joins Tesla from Amazon where […]
The oil and gas giant said the acquisition is a milestone in the move towards low carbon motoring in the UK.
Former Wartsila executive to join the liquid air energy storage specialist.