SMi's Grid-Scale Energy Storage conference 25-26 June 2012, London, Utility Companies Receive £700 Discount

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Our line-up of international experts features a hands-on, case study-driven approach from those at the sharp end of maintaining and sustaining energy provision needs. From integrating supercapacitors and thermal storage, to harnessing demand-side management, and utilising market reform to aid your business, gain the insights you need to remain competitive. Join us for two days of strategic forecasting, and storage case studies, informed discussion and analysis.

Grid-Scale Energy Storage

Grid-Scale Energy Storage will grow into a $113.5bn market over the next five years from its current value of $2.8bn, forecasts a new report from US analysts Lux Research.

The report estimates that global energy storage capacity to climb to 185.4GWh by 2017, up from 3.2GWh this year.

The market will be led by the US with a share of 23% (worth $25.7bn), followed by Japan and China, both with 18%, and the UK and Germany with 9% apiece.

With power outages costing America up to $188bn annually, “commercial customers require more reliable electricity supplies.” says Lux associate Brian Warshay.

Key speakers include:

  •     Karima Boukir, Head of Management of Intermittent Renewable Energies, EDF Energy
  •     Keith MacLean, Policy and Research Director, Scottish and Southern Energy
  •     Richard Smith, Future Transmission Networks Manager, National Grid
  •     Andy Boston, Technical Head, Business Modelling, E.ON
  •     Graham Howes, Ventures Associate, BP Alternative Energy International
  •     Jo Blom, Innovation and Strategy Consultant, Alliander
  •     Graham Cooley, Chief Executive Officer, ITM Power


Grid Connected Energy Storage- Its role and basic design principles
27th June 2012, London.


Telephone: Andrew Gibbons on: +44 (0)20 7827 6156
Email: agibbons(at)smi-online(dot)co(dot)uk

Group booking discounts also available!

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