The US Senate submitted the Storage 2013 Act that would allow the government to subsidize storage projects up to 20% (up to $40 millions per project).
http://www.smartgridnews.com/artman/publish/Technologies_Storage/Proposed-U-S-storage-act-could-boost-the-residential-storage-market-5852.html#.UdJh2oJBQXw

RTE will carry on its experimentation in Bretagne. They will renew the call for tender for 1 MW capacities for balancing market.
http://www.enerzine.com/15/15976+effacer-la-consommation—rte-reitere-son-experimentation-en-bretagne+.html
The EEG Surcharge could rise from 15 to 24 % next year by going from 5.227 c€/kWh to 6 or 6.5 c€/kWh. The final price will be announced in October 2013.
http://www.germanenergyblog.de/?p=13466