Energy Storage Update 2018


Battery energy storage is the most significant development for the electric grid since the explosive growth in renewables deployment over the past decade. Efforts to promote energy storage are moving rapidly throughout the U.S., presenting significant opportunity for market participants, including developers, utilities, lenders, investors, contractors and equipment vendors.

Orrick’s Energy Storage Update 2018 provides an in-depth analysis of these opportunities and the unique set of commercial and legal issues and challenges that these opportunities present, including:

  • Commercial Factors for Project Viability and Financeability
  • Battery Storage Contract Structures and Issues
  • Regulatory Developments
  • ITC and Tax Issues
  • State Procurement Developments
  • Current Storage Market in the United Kingdom