We may be facing one of the worst economic downturns in American history, but it hasnâ€™t stopped the surge in battery storage development.
Weâ€™re constantly hearingÂ phrases like â€śworldâ€™s largestâ€ť andÂ â€śrecord-breakingâ€ť as new gigawatt-scale projects are unveiled weekly.Â
Small-scale batteries are being attached to more than one-third of residential solar systems for leading installers, making distributed batteries a staple of home energy offerings.
New markets such asÂ Texas are heating up. And utilities are putting batteries front and center in their 100% clean energy plans.
As a result,Â we will likely see a fourteenfold increase in batteries deployed on the grid in the U.S. over the next five years, according to theÂ analysts at Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables.
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