Ben Welter - Tuesday, March 24, 2015
U.S. energy storage capacity is expected to more than triple over the next five years, according to a new report from GTM Research. Utility-scale installations accounted for 90 percent of new capacity in 2014, according to the report, but behind-the-meter storage, such as Ice Energy's load-shifting Ice Bear system, is gaining momentum. Analysts predict a "break-out" year for that segment in 2015, putting it on track to make up 45 percent of the overall market by the end of 2019.
Here's a summary from the Christian Science Monitor: