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Resources from our consortia:

Lloyd's Register Foundation Foresight Review of Energy Storage Lloyd’s Register Foundation Foresight Review of Energy Storage. This review, commissioned by the Lloyd’s Register Foundation, explores the role of energy storage and how it can impact the safety of life and property around the world.
Report: An analysis of electricity system flexibility for Great Britain. Cover
UK Research Needs in Grid Scale Energy Storage Technologies Whole-system cost of variable renewables in future GB electricity system.
White Paper: UK Research Needs in Grid Scale Energy Storage Technologies.The UK has a strong research base in a range of key technologies for grid scale energy storage. This White Paper briefly describes each technology, presents the current status of research in these fields and highlights the research gaps for adapting the technologies to provide cost-effective, bulk electricity storage.  UK Research Needs in Grid Scale Energy Storage Technologies
Cover Energy SUPERSTORE’s UK Capability in Energy Storage:
The Energy SuperStore Hub is pleased to present the UK energy storage research capability document. This document aims to share a summary of the UK’s academic capability in Energy Storage Research. Over 100 academics participated and we hope that this document will stimulate collaboration across the sector.If you need to update your profile, or you are a UK-based academic working in the energy storage arena and are not currently included, please contact Dr Thomas Esterle at thomas.esterle@materials.ox.ac.uk.
Report for National Infrastructure Commission: “Delivering future-proof energy infrastructure.”  Cover - Delivering future-proof energy infrastructure
 Cover -Can storage help reduce the cost Report: “Can storage help reduce the cost of a future UK electricity system?”
Report: “Strategic Assessment of the Role and Value of Energy Storage Systems in the UK Low Carbon Energy Future.”  Cover - Strategic Assessment of the Role and Value of ES systems
 Cover - Security target LOLE Presentation – “Security target: LOLE = 3hours – What does it actually mean?”
Presentation – “Security contribution of interconnection – impact of policy/market design for handling coincidence in shortages in interconnected systems”  Cover - Security contribution of interconnection

Useful links:

 Cover - Electrical energy storage for mitigating climate change Grantham Briefing Paper 20: “Electrical energy storage for mitigating climate change.”
BEIS/OFGEM: “Upgrading Our Energy System: Smart Systems and Flexibility Plan”, published July 2017  Cover - Upgrading our Energy System
 Cover - Future Energy Scenarios July 2017 BEIS/OFGEM: “Upgrading Our Energy System: Smart Systems and Flexibility Plan”, published July 2017