See below for our Battery Energy Stationary Storage Tracker, September 2021. This tracker draws on data from our BESS Monthly Assessment.

The BESS Monthly Assessment provides a monthly update of global BESS developments, both for projects and news from the sector. Click here to request a demo.

Highlights from this month’s assessment:

  • Tesla began construction of a new 40GWh factory that will exclusively produce Megapack systems in Lathrop, California.
  • The new Long Duration Energy Storage (LDES) Council was formed at COP26. The group aims to enable 1.5-2.5TW and between 85 and 140TWh of long duration energy storage capacity globally by 2040.
  • In October, 570MWh of BESS entered operation at five locations, these ranged in size from 20MWh to 300MWh. Over 7,000MWh of new BESS was announced or proposed.

BESS Capacity Tracker – what does it tell us?

In October, 570MWh of BESS entered operation at five locations, these ranged in size from 20MWh to 300MWh. Over 7,000MWh of new BESS was announced or proposed. YTD installed capacity is 7GWh, with a further 5GWh of capacity planned to be completed this year.  

Why do we track the battery energy stationary storage market?  

To understand the market dynamics, key drivers, and technologies our BESS market analysis is an important data tool providing the cathode demand for grid scale and behind the meter BESS based on use case, economic and regional analysis.

These trends have implications along the battery supply chain for battery raw material suppliers, battery manufacturers, utility companies and renewable energy developers, as well as anyone with an interest in the ESS battery supply chain

The monthly assessment provides a regular update of the developments in the BESS market, tracking both key market and technology news and an analysis into the roll-out and development of grid-scale projects and those currently in the pipeline. This enables you to stay up to date and well informed within the competitive and growing BESS market.

Who benefits from understanding battery energy stationary storage market dynamics?  

Battery raw material suppliers, battery manufacturers, utility companies, renewable energy developers as well as anyone with an interest in the ESS battery supply chain. 

How do we track the battery energy stationary storage market?  

The near-term market is tracked via project announcements and progress updates these come from a number of sources including government and provincial bodies, news sites, technology supplier announcements, and planning bodies. The result is our ever-growing database of battery energy storage installation projects worldwide, which covers most projects over 10MWh, this is updated on an ongoing basis. We track key metrics for each project including the storage technology employed, the size of the installation, the feed-in energy source and supplier.

A key factor in the long term forecast in both grid and behind the meter methodologies is to assess the market outlook for global electricity demand, and also to determine the renewables share of the mix of this growing demand. For this, we consider a number of factors affecting this on a region-by-region basis. Our outlook for battery ESS is calculated by identifying the appropriate technology deployment based on the use case and economics in each storage scenario.

How could our data help you? 

Access to the analysis we provide, enables our clients to gain an in-depth, comprehensive understanding of the battery ESS market. It allows them to devise well-informed strategies, stay up-to-date with key market developments, maintain an awareness of the competitive landscape and create future-proof plans.

The Battery Energy Stationary Storage Outlook delivers a complete overview and analysis of the current and future BESS market. The report can be used as both a reference tool to understand the market dynamics, key drivers, and technologies and as an important data tool providing the cathode demand for grid scale and behind the meter BESS based on use case, economic and regional analysis

The Battery Energy Stationary Storage Monthly Assessment provides you with a regular update of the developments in the Battery ESS market, tracking both key market and technology news and an analysis into the roll-out and development of grid-scale projects, and those currently in the pipeline.

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