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Environmental-justice activists in California fight off a new gas plant, get a giant Tesla battery instead

OXNARD, Calif. — What hits you first is how humble it looks. A series of white metal boxes on two dusty acres across the street from farmland. It emits no fumes and makes barely a murmur. It's one of…

'Wave of the future:' Oxnard battery storage system up and running

A 100-megawatt battery storage system in Oxnard set to power tens of thousands of homes and businesses for hours "will be the wave of the future." "This is the solution," said John Breckenridge, a…

Strata Clean Energy Partners with Blackstone to Fund Utility Scale Solar and Battery Storage Development

Durham, N.C. - Strata Clean Energy(Strata) announced that it has entered into an agreement with Blackstone (NYSE:BX) through Blackstone Credit and its affiliates to provide Strata with $150 million…

Largest Battery Energy Storage Project in Southern California Starts Construction

100-Megawatt Ventura Energy Storage on the Way to Helping California Grid   Ventura, CA / Durham, NC / New York, NY: SEPTEMBER 2, 2020 – The 100 megawatt / 400 megawatt hour Ventura Energy Storage…

Battery storage project slated near Oxnard will be among the nation's biggest

Construction is ready to begin on Ventura Energy Storage, a battery project near Oxnard that will be among the biggest in the country.  The project from North Carolina-based Strata Solar is a 100-…

Strata Blazes Ahead With California Gas Peaker Replacement Battery, Taps Tesla

Tesla will install Megapacks at the huge facility, which will be a test case for grid alternatives to fossil fuel infrastructure. Another of the world’s largest battery projects is moving forward…

Strata Solar Announces One of Nation’s Largest Battery Energy Storage Projects is Ready for Construction

100-Megawatt Ventura Energy Storage Facility Replaces Need for New Natural Gas Powered Generation in Constrained Southern California Region Ventura, CA / Durham, NC, May 11, 2020 - Strata Solar…

Strata Talks Storage at Intersolar Conference

Joshua Rogol Represents Strata on Panel The future of energy storage is here. Join us at this year's Intersolar Conference. Strata's Head of Energy Storage, Joshua Rogol, will be talking about the…

ESA Energy Storage Conference

Join us in Boston for the 28th annual energy storage conference and expo, held by the Energy Storage Association.  Register Back to Events >>