Energy Storage Policy Working Papers

Energy Transition in Denmark

Adam Jones

This paper examines and tries to understand the methods that Denmark has employed to utilize energy storage technologies in its transition to an energy system based on renewable resources.

Germany's Energy Transition

Adam Jones

This paper provides a description of the German energy system with a focus on the sectors which have been identified by the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) as targets for further reform, an explanation of the drivers for the application of energy storage, descriptions of existing energy storage systems in Germany, and analysis of policies which have been undertaken and those which are in the development stages.