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28 November 2021

Ten Years of EASE, Ten Years of Policy Developments

In 2011 energy storage really was something novel, for both the industry and policymakers. Over the last couple years, the number of policies related to energy storage has increased dramatically. Policymakers are eager to untap the sector’s potential . In a European Union that aims for a Green Deal and sound Post-Covid Recovery, energy storage is now seen as a key sector.

19 October 2021

10 Years for Energy Storage: from Dream to Reality

Energy storage has been put on the map and is becoming a key element of the energy transition, not only to provide more flexibility to the system, but also to shift energy to when it is really needed. Energy storage provides flexibility and backup power without adding CO2 emissions, and that’s why its fast deployment is so important.

15 July 2021

It's Time for a Breakthrough for Energy Storage: A Perspective from FREYR Battery, a New EASE Member

"The world needs to cut climate-gas emissions by 50% within the next 9 years. Massive use of batteries in EVs and ESS can achieve that. And the world both needs to and seems to be willing to make that happen!" declared Mr Bonduelle Executive Vice President Sales at FREYR Battery, a new member that joined EASE in May 2021

30 June 2021

EASE Student Award 2021

The European Association for Storage of Energy (EASE) is proud to announce the launch of its sixth annual Student Award, recognising outstanding graduate student research in the field of energy storage.

25 June 2021

3 Things you Need to Know about the ESGC 2021

The Energy Storage Global Conference 2021 is coming up on 19-21 October 2021 and we would like to give you a taste of what we are offering at the Conference. The event not only brings together high-level leaders from industry, researchers and EU policymakers to exchange views on key issues for the storage sector, but it is also a place for participants to learn, share, build long-lasting connections and much more! Have we piqued your interest? If so, keep reading to know why you should take part in the ESGC 2021.

24 June 2021

Interview with Michael Lippert: EASE Vice-President Reflecting on the Association's Impact on Energy Storage in Europe

On 18 November 2020, The European Association for Storage of Energy (EASE) General Assembly elected Mr Michael Lippert, Director of Innovations and Solutions for Energy at Saft, to serve his 3rd term as the EASE Vice-President. Mr Lippert is currently in charge of product and market strategy for Saft’s Energy Storage Systems Business Unit. 

15 June 2021

Two Years after the Adoption of the Clean Energy for All Europeans Package: What Progress has been Made for Storage?

The Clean Energy for All Europeans Package (CEP), finalised in June 2019, made history as the biggest ever package of EU energy legislation to date. The CEP promised to transform the EU energy market design, updating key provisions to pave the way for more renewables and flexibility in the system and to empower consumers to play an active role.