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October 12th, 2017

Highview picks Siemens technology for LAES system

Highview was awarded funding of £1.5m for a new hybrid configuration of its existing 5MW/15MWh LAES pre-commercial demonstrator from Innovate UK, the UK’s innovation agency. The system will instantly respond to grid frequency events…

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October 11th, 2017
Power Engineering International

Highview energy storage system aimed at UK frequency response

Siemens (NYSE: SI) technology is being used at the highly innovative Highview 5MW/15MWh hybrid liquid air energy storage system at Viridor’s Pilsworth landfill gas plant in Bury, England, which was awarded funding of £1.5m from Innovate UK, the UK’s innovation agency.

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September 26th, 2017
Utility Dive

Hybrid compressed liquid air storage technology could be coming to the US

A new, hybrid storage technology could be making its way to the United States, if a U.K. company’s plans pan out. Last month, Highview Power Storage won £1.5 million ($2.03 million) in funding for a new hybrid configuration…

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September 11th, 2017
Cryogenic Society of America, Inc.

Liquid Air Energy Storage: How Cryogenics Can Support a Greener Grid

Climate change is one of the most pressing issues of our time and it is presenting enormous challenges to the engineers who design and operate electricity systems around the world.

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September 1st, 2017
Stainless Steel World Magazine

Lift-off: energy storage brings renewable energy to the mainstream

In the past, a severe shortcoming of renewables has been that they are intermittent: the power stays on only as long as the wind blows or the sun shines; if the wind blows too hard, the turbines must stop turning in order not to overload the grid.

(The following article featured in the September 2017 issue of Stainless Steel World magazine.)

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