Thermal Storage Tanks Make More Efficient Use of the Variable Supply of Wind Energy
September 23, 2013
CALMAC, a leader in energy storage systems, has announced the installation of its IceBank® energy storage tanks at the Dundalk Institute of Technology (DkIT) in Ireland. CALMAC’s tanks are being used to successfully store energy from a large on-campus wind turbine in the form of ice.
Southern California Edison Program Cuts Peak A/C Demand
August 26, 2013
Ice Energy has announced full deployment of a regional energy storage program contributing capacity toward Southern California Edison’s state mandated 50 MW of energy storage.
Program Would Offer Incentives for the Use of Thermal Energy Storage
June 18, 2013
CALMAC, a leader in thermal energy storage systems, congratulated the state of California, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), and all parties involved in issuing Resolution E-4586. Under the new resolution, the three investor-owned utilities are directed to propose a standardized Permanent Load Shifting (PLS) program.
March 15, 2013
In cities and regions where local utilities and governments allow building owners to monetize the value of peak load shifting, energy storage technologies are likely to spread rapidly, according to a new report from Pike Research, a part of Navigant’s Energy Practice. Read More
February 18, 2013
Calmac announced that it is now a member of the Texas Energy Storage Alliance (TESA), a diverse and technology-neutral coalition of energy storage technology products and service companies.
February 6, 2013
Thermal energy storage systems are increasingly seen as an effective means of shifting electricity use from daytime peak periods to off-peak times, saving money and increasing overall system efficiency. According to a report from Pike Research, total revenue from worldwide sales of thermal energy storage will grow steadily, reaching $3.6 billion by 2020.
January 28, 2013
CALMAC, a leader in thermal energy storage systems, announced that it is now a member of the Texas Energy Storage Alliance (TESA), a technology-neutral coalition of energy storage technology product and service companies.
January 7, 2013
CALMAC has announced the installation of its IceBank® thermal energy storage tanks at the California State Lottery Headquarters in Sacramento, Calif. The old, inefficient building was replaced by a new building, which now consists of retail, exhibition, and office space plus a net-zero multi-purpose pavilion.Read More
December 17, 2012
CALMAC announced the installation of its IceBank® thermal energy storage tanks at Sierra College in Rocklin, Calif. The installation of the energy storage system at the outdoor Campus Center resulted not only in efficient cooling and cost savings, but art students use the tanks as a palette for painting their artistic expressions.Read More
August 20, 2012
CALMAC has announced the successful installation of its IceBank® thermal energy storage tanks at McConnell Air Force Base (AFB) in Wichita, Kan. By implementing thermal energy storage, the base is able to reduce the costs associated with round-the-clock cooling and reduce peak demand charges.