Energy Storage: The Way Ahead for Renewables Summary The renewable energy industry faces several hurdles in its path to deployment, such as the intermittent nature of renewable technologies, its inability to support base load demand for power, and the lack of grid infrastructure capable of handling renewable energy technologies. The development of energy storage systems can help to mitigate these obstacles and maintain grid stability by eliminating the intermittent nature of renewable energy sources. There are several different ways of storing excess energy generated for later use, which includes chemical, electrochemical, mechanical, and thermal storage. Scope – The report includes a brief scenario of the problems faced by the renewable power industry. – It details the role of energy storage in the growth of the renewable power industry. – Lists various types of energy storage technologies available today – Details the applications of energy storage – Identifies some of the most popular energy storage companies and their products Reasons to buy – The report can help in understanding the current need for energy storage, applications of energy storage and upcoming technologies by various companies in the renewable energy sector.