Energy storage & Hydrogen news - September 23rd, 2022

This week’s TOP 5+1 features news about plans for a gravity energy storage project in China, a solar plus storage project in Australia, plans for a standalone energy storage project in the US, plans about a portfolio of three storage projects in New York, plans to build a solar plus storage plus hydrogen hub in Australia, and the commissioning of a green hydrogen production plant in Germany.

Energy Storage News 

  1. Energy Vault is planning to build a 2GWh gravity energy storage project in China.
  2. Australian mining group BHP is planning to build a 45MW solar and 35MW storage project in Western Australia by the end of 2024. 
  3. Hecate Energy will build a 300MW/1200MWh stand-alone storage project by mid-2024 in California, US.
  4. Summit Ridge Energy is partnering with Qcells to build three energy storage projects in New York City with a total capacity of 12MW/46MWh.
  5. Engie is planning to build a 18MW solar, 8MW battery and 10MW electrolyser project in Western Australia.

Hydrogen news

  1. Siemens has commissioned a 8.75MW green hydrogen generation plant in Germany.