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9th of September 2024

11th IBESA U.S. Energy Storage Day

Date: September 9,  2024
Venue: Anaheim Convention Center

08:00 AM – 12:00 PM

101: Doing Successful Energy Storage Business in the United States: Latest Trends and Market Opportunities

This engaging and interactive 4-hour workshop session will bring participants up to speed on the latest dynamics driving energy storage market growth in the United States. Discover how U.S. battery storage capacity has experienced exponential growth since 2021, poised to surge by an impressive 89% by the close of 2024, provided developers execute their planned energy storage projects on schedule. With ambitions to expand battery capacity to over 30 gigawatts (GW) by 2024, the sector is on track to surpass traditional energy sources.

Join us as we explore the drivers behind this remarkable growth, the challenges and opportunities it presents, and the implications for the broader energy landscape. The workshop’s content is specifically tailored towards the needs of installers, developers, utilities, technology providers, policy makers, and key storage stakeholders on both domestic and international level.

 

12:30 – 04:30 PM

201: Advanced Topics in Energy Storage: Innovative Business Models, Technological Breakthroughs and System Intelligence

Geared towards professionals engaged in energy storage across diverse sectors, this comprehensive workshop delves into the latest trends in business innovation, technological advancements, and the integration of intelligent systems. Participants will gain a holistic understanding of how emerging business models and breakthrough technologies are shaping the U.S. energy storage landscape. Through case studies and real-world examples, attendees will explore the environmental impact of storage solutions and the nuanced effects of different configurations and operational approaches on decarbonization efforts.

Additionally, experts will analyze sustainable revenue generation tactics, spotlight new applications and technologies in residential and commercial sectors, and underscore the importance of coordination and control software in optimizing storage systems. Interactive panel sessions ensure that attendees can directly engage with experts to address specific queries and concerns.

 

 

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101: Doing Successful Energy Storage Business in the United States: Latest Trends & Market Opportunities 

Date: September 9, 2024 | 08:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Venue: Anaheim Convention Centre

AGENDA

08:00 AM | The U.S. Energy Storage Landscape: Market Segmentation & Business Opportunities in the Residential Segment 

Speaker: Markus A.W. Hoehner, President & CEO, International Battery & Energy Storage Alliance – IBESA

08:20 AM | Building a Sustainable US Gigafactory – Key Differences and Solutions for US Factories vs. SE Asia 

Speaker: Mark Hagedorn, Vice President, Manufacturing Services, Clean Energy Associates, LLC

08:40 AM | TBC

Speaker: Oscar Araujo, General Manager, North America MSS Business Unit, Canadian Solar (USA) Inc.

09:00 AM | Battery Virtual Power Plant Opportunities and Obstacles in California

Speaker: Kate Unger, Senior Policy Advisor, California Solar & Storage Association (CALSSA)

09:20 AM | TBA

09:40 AM | Networking Break

10:20 AM | Closing Financing Gaps in Energy Storage

Speaker: Trond Rokholt, Managing Director, New York Green Bank

10:40 AM | What’s Next for Battery Storage in the US: Growth, Long-Duration Trends, and Tariff Challenges

Speaker: Michael Sheppard, CEO, Power Technology Research (PTR)

11:00 AM | Fully Evolved Energy Storage Solutions for Both Residential and Commercial Segments

Speaker: Winnie Wei, Business Development Manager, Pylon Technologies

11:20 AM | Emerging Markets and Applications for Long Duration Energy Storage

Speaker: Mark Higgins, Chief Commercial Officer & President North America, Redflow LLC

11:40 AM | Long-duration Stationary Energy Storage as an Essential Building Block for Energy Transition

Speaker: Dr. Caroline Brannock, Senior Sales Manager, BASF

12:00 PM | Closing 

 

201: Advanced Topics in Energy Storage: Innovative Business Models, Technological Breakthroughs and System Intelligence

Date: September 9, 2024 | 12:30 PM – 04:30 PM

Venue: Anaheim Convention Centre

AGENDA

12:30 PM | Battery Supply Chains in Flux: Navigating a New Era

Speaker: Helen Kou, Associate, Energy Storage, BloombergNEF

12:50 PM | Strategic Distribution of Storage Systems to Maximize Distributed PV (DPV) Hosting Capacity, While Enabling Firm 24/365 Renewable Power Generation on Regional Grids

Speaker: Jeff Ressler, Chief Executive Officer, Clean Power Research

01:10 PM | TBC

Speaker: Fouad Dagher, Director, Clean Energy Development, National Grid USA

01:30 PM | The Energy Transition for Local Governments: A Los Angeles County Perspective

Speaker: Minh Le, GM, Energy and Environmental Services, Los Angeles County International Service Department

01:50 PM | Residential Storage Virtual Power Plants – Distributed Resource Success Stories

Speaker: Kevin Joyce, Global Lead for Retail Electricity and Virtual Power Plants, Tesla

02:00 PM | Networking Break

02:40 PM | Unexplored Benefits of Long Duration Energy Storage: Futuristic Opportunities to Maximize the Return of Investment (ROI) Given the Levelized Cost of Storage (LCOS) Target

Speaker: Salam Baniahmed, Director, Energy Storage, Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA)

03:00 PM |Maximizing Impact: Leveraging Global Manufacturing and Technical Innovation for Full-Service Solutions

Speaker: Barry Meng, General Manager, North America, ACE Battery

03:20 PM | Discovering the Importance of Long Duration Energy Storage (LDES)

Speaker: Eren Engur, Managing Director, Malta Inc.

03:40 PM |Charged for Stability: Harnessing EV-Battery Know-How for Large Scale Energy Storage

Speaker: Hakki Karacaoglan, Founder & CEO, Whathours Inc.

04:00 PM | TBA 

04:30 PM Closing

101: Doing Successful Energy Storage Business in the United States: Latest Trends & Market Opportunities 

Date: September 9, 2024 | 08:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Venue: Anaheim Convention Centre

AGENDA

08:00 AM | The U.S. Energy Storage Landscape: Market Segmentation & Business Opportunities in the Residential Segment 

Speaker: Markus A.W. Hoehner, President & CEO, International Battery & Energy Storage Alliance – IBESA

08:20 AM | Building a Sustainable US Gigafactory – Key Differences and Solutions for US Factories vs. SE Asia 

Speaker: Mark Hagedorn, Vice President, Manufacturing Services, Clean Energy Associates, LLC

08:40 AM | TBC

Speaker: Oscar Araujo, General Manager, North America MSS Business Unit, Canadian Solar (USA) Inc.

09:00 AM | Battery Virtual Power Plant Opportunities and Obstacles in California

Speaker: Kate Unger, Senior Policy Advisor, California Solar & Storage Association (CALSSA)

09:20 AM | TBA

09:40 AM | Networking Break

10:20 AM | Closing Financing Gaps in Energy Storage

Speaker: Trond Rokholt, Managing Director, New York Green Bank

10:40 AM | What’s Next for Battery Storage in the US: Growth, Long-Duration Trends, and Tariff Challenges

Speaker: Michael Sheppard, CEO, Power Technology Research (PTR)

11:00 AM | Fully Evolved Energy Storage Solutions for Both Residential and Commercial Segments

Speaker: Winnie Wei, Business Development Manager, Pylon Technologies

11:20 AM | Emerging Markets and Applications for Long Duration Energy Storage

Speaker: Mark Higgins, Chief Commercial Officer & President North America, Redflow LLC

11:40 AM | Long-duration Stationary Energy Storage as an Essential Building Block for Energy Transition

Speaker: Dr. Caroline Brannock, Senior Sales Manager, BASF

12:00 PM | Closing 

 

201: Advanced Topics in Energy Storage: Innovative Business Models, Technological Breakthroughs and System Intelligence

Date: September 9, 2024 | 12:30 PM – 04:30 PM

Venue: Anaheim Convention Centre

AGENDA

12:30 PM | Battery Supply Chains in Flux: Navigating a New Era

Speaker: Helen Kou, Associate, Energy Storage, BloombergNEF

12:50 PM | Strategic Distribution of Storage Systems to Maximize Distributed PV (DPV) Hosting Capacity, While Enabling Firm 24/365 Renewable Power Generation on Regional Grids

Speaker: Jeff Ressler, Chief Executive Officer, Clean Power Research

01:10 PM | TBC

Speaker: Fouad Dagher, Director, Clean Energy Development, National Grid USA

01:30 PM | The Energy Transition for Local Governments: A Los Angeles County Perspective

Speaker: Minh Le, GM, Energy and Environmental Services, Los Angeles County International Service Department

01:50 PM | Residential Storage Virtual Power Plants – Distributed Resource Success Stories

Speaker: Kevin Joyce, Global Lead for Retail Electricity and Virtual Power Plants, Tesla

02:00 PM | Networking Break

02:40 PM | Unexplored Benefits of Long Duration Energy Storage: Futuristic Opportunities to Maximize the Return of Investment (ROI) Given the Levelized Cost of Storage (LCOS) Target

Speaker: Salam Baniahmed, Director, Energy Storage, Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA)

03:00 PM |Maximizing Impact: Leveraging Global Manufacturing and Technical Innovation for Full-Service Solutions

Speaker: Barry Meng, General Manager, North America, ACE Battery

03:20 PM | Discovering the Importance of Long Duration Energy Storage (LDES)

Speaker: Eren Engur, Managing Director, Malta Inc.

03:40 PM |Charged for Stability: Harnessing EV-Battery Know-How for Large Scale Energy Storage

Speaker: Hakki Karacaoglan, Founder & CEO, Whathours Inc.

04:00 PM | TBA 

04:30 PM Closing

Speakers

Markus A.W. Hoehner

International Battery & Energy Storage Alliance - IBESA

Mark Hagedorn

Clean Energy Associates, LLC

Oscar Araujo

Canadian Solar (USA) Inc.

Kate Unger

California Solar & Storage Association (CALSSA)

Trond Rokholt

New York Green Bank

Michael Sheppard

Power Technology Research (PTR)

Winnie Wei

Pylon Technologies

Mark Higgins

Redflow LLC

Dr. Caroline Brannock

BASF

Helen Kou

BloombergNEF

Jeff Ressler

Clean Power Research

Fouad Dagher

National Grid USA

Minh Le

Los Angeles County Internal Services Department

Kevin Joyce

Tesla

Salam Baniahmed

Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA)

Barry Meng

ACE Battery

Eren Engur

Malta Inc.

Hakki Karacaoglan

Whathours Inc.