Conferences and publications

Published papers

A simple, fast and accurate in-situ method to measure the rate of transport of redox species through membranes for lithium batteries. Nina Meddings, John R Owen, Nuria Garcia-Araez, Chemistry, University of Southampton. August 2017. doi:

Comparative analysis of domestic and feeder connected batteries for low voltage networks with high photovoltaic penetration. George Hilton and Andrew Cruden, Faculty of Engineering and the Environment, University of Southampton, and Jeremy Kent, Swanbarton Limited, The Old Cake House, The Dairy Farm, Pinkney, Wiltshire SN16 0NX. July 2017. doi:

Published reports and conference presentations

A review of post-lithium-ion batteries (PDF, 339KB)
L Middlemiss and A Holland

Powering high rate EV chargers with renewable energy utilising energy storage (PDF, 1.8MB)
G Hilton

Off-vehicle energy store selection for high rate EV charging station (PDF, 806KB)
T S Bryden, A J Cruden, G Hilton, B H Dimitrov, C Ponce de León, A Mortimer

What are smart grid optimised buildings? (PDF, 2.1MB)
A D Georgakarakos, M Mayfield, A H Buckman, S A Jubb, C Wooton

Smart grid optimised buildings with energy storage (PDF, 674KB)
A D Georgakarakos, M Mayfield, A H Buckmanb, S A Jubb, C Wootton

Slide decks (industrial board)

Securing the future: energy storage (PDF, 1.8MB)
Jill Cainey, Director, Electricity Storage Network

Energy storage beyond Li-ion (PDF, 1MB)
Tim Hughes, Siemens Corporate Technology

Innovation: the scaling challenge (PDF, 1.1MB)
Sandy Gunn, Business Development Manager, Printable Electronics

Balancing supply and demand in the energy system (PDF, 1.3MB)
Alex Buckman and Liam Lidstone, Energy Technologies Institute

Energy storage – can Li-ion batteries meet grid requirements? (PDF, 2.5MB)
Katherine Jackson and Josep Morato, Parsons Brinckerhoff

Centre for Urban Energy, Ryerson University (PDF, 3.4MB)
Bala Venkatesh, Professor and Director, Ryerson University

Energy storage For Gigha (PDF, 1.5MB)
Esther Dudek, EA Technology

Enabling renewable electricity by developing the lowest cost, grid-level energy storage battery (PDF, 740KB)
Nick Kitchin, CEO, Cumulus Energy Storage

Catching the wind in a grid (PDF, 2.3MB)
David Lenaghan, National Grid

General energy storage reports

Electricity storage and renewables: costs and markets to 2030 (PDF, 5.2MB)
Irena International Renewable Energy Agency

An analysis of electricity system flexibility for Great Britain (PDF, 3.2MB)
Carbon Trust and Imperial College London

Grid-connected aqueous based batteries: status and research assessment (PDF, 375KB)
Universities of Sheffield and Swansea

UK research needs in grid scale energy storage technologies (PDF, 4.1MB)
Various contributors

Capturing the energy storage, academic research landscape (PDF, 6.5MB)
Energy Superstore

2MW grid storage battery: giant UK battery launched to tackle challenges in energy storage (video)
University of Sheffield

Carbon Trust Report (PDF, 21MB)

Smart Power (PDF, 3.1MB)
National Infrastructure Commission

A good practice guide on electrical energy storage (PDF, 14.8MB)
Energy Storage Operators Forum

Delivering future-proof energy infrastructure: report for National Infrastructure Commission (PDF, 1.2MB)
University of Cambridge and Imperial College London

Development of decentralised energy and storage systems in the UK (PDF, 874KB)
KPMG and Renewable Energy Association

Our guide to batteries (PDF, 856KB)
Johnson Matthey

Energy storage: the missing link in the UK’s energy commitments
Institute of Mechanical Engineers

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