The world’s largest lithium-ion battery energy storage system is connected into San Diego Gas & Electric’s grid network in California. It was brought online in January this year as a showcase demonstration project to “enhance regional energy reliability while maximising renewable energy use,” says SDG&E. ...
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Former EU Commissioner for Climate Action and Denmark’s first minister for climate and energy, Connie Hedegaard, in conversation with FORESIGHT