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Articles by month: April 2016

First-of-its-kind rail energy storage project targets role in CAISO ancillary services market

By Ares North America on Apr 30, 2016 at 05:37 PM in ARES News

A California startup is targeting ancillary services as the use for the grid-scale rail storage project

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The train goes up, the train goes down: a simple new way to store energy

By Ares North America on Apr 29, 2016 at 05:57 PM in ARES News

The energy world is full of complicated technologies and regulations, usually expressed in a thicket of off-putting acronyms. It's enough to make your brain hurt.

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First Grid-Scale Rail Energy Storage Project Gets Environmental Approval From BLM

By Ares North America on Apr 29, 2016 at 05:33 PM in ARES News

A "new" technology tackles grid-scale energy storage by mechanical means rather than electrochemistry.

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ARES Gains BLM Approval and the Media Takes Notice

By Ares North America on Apr 04, 2016 at 11:09 PM in ARES News

"Creative solutions like ARES Nevada provide a more reliable and modern electric grid and help create an even cleaner energy future for our citizens" said Angie Dykema, Director of the Nevada Governor's Office of Energy.

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America's First Commercial-Scale Rail Energy Storage Project Receives BLM Approval

By Ares North America on Apr 04, 2016 at 10:45 PM in ARES News

Advanced Rail Energy Storage, LLC (“ARES”) announced that its proposed commercial-scale gravity-based rail energy storage project (“ARES Nevada”) has been granted a right-of-way lease by the Bureau of Land Management (“BLM”).

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The train goes up, the train goes down: a simple new way to store energy

By Ares North America on Apr 01, 2016 at 05:43 PM

The energy world is full of complicated technologies and regulations, usually expressed in a thicket of off-putting acronyms. It's enough to make your brain hurt.

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