This week’s TOP 5 includes the DOE announcing R&D grants, a 6.5MWh project announced in Antigua, a UK a vanadium flow battery starting operation in Massachussetts, a UK fund buying 19MW of projects, juwi to build a 600kWh in an Australian island.


  1. In the US, the DOE announced that 28 $ million of R&D grants will be delivered to ten energy storage projects.
  2. The British developer PV Energy has signed an agreement with the governments of Antigua and Barbuda to develop a 10 MWp PV coupled with 6.5 MWh of storage in Antigua.
  3. Gore street bought two energy storage projects awarded frequency regulation and capacity market contracts to Origami, representing 19 MW at a price of £ 7.3 million.
  4. juwi Renewable Energy and the University of Queensland signed off on an agreement to develop a 500 kWp PV / 0.6 MWh Va flow battery hybrid power solution at the Heron Island (Australia).
  5. Massachussetts transmission system operator has startedoperating the Shirley 600kWh Va flow battery delivered by Vionx Energy.