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).

RTE will carry on its experimentation in Bretagne. They will renew the call for tender for 1 MW capacities for balancing market.—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.