1. Executive Summary
1.1 Global Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market Overview
1.2 Market Definition
1.3 Methodology
1.4 Why You Should Read This Report
1.5 Benefits of the Report
1.6 Structure of This Report
1.7 Key Questions Answered by This Analytical Report Include
1.8 Who is This Report For?
1.9 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

2. Introduction to the Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market
2.1 A Background to Grid-Scale Battery Storage
2.2 Grid-Scale Battery Storage Submarket Structure Overview
2.3 Applications for Grid-Scale Battery Storage
2.3.1 Power Generation Support – Load Levelling and Peaking
2.3.2 Power Generation Support – Grid Support Services
2.3.3 Renewable Energy Integration
2.3.4 Transmission & Distribution Support
2.3.5 Distributed Power Generation and End-User Support
2.4 A Brief Aside on Batteries
2.5 Overview of the Leading Grid-Scale Battery Technologies
2.5.1 Lithium-Ion Batteries
2.5.2 Sodium-Based Batteries
2.5.3 Flow Batteries
2.5.4 Advanced Lead Acid Batteries
2.5.5 Other Battery Designs

3. Global Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market 2016-2026
3.1 Global Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market Forecast 2016-2026
3.1.1 Global Grid-Scale Battery Storage Drivers & Restraints
3.2 The Factors that Will Drive the Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market
3.2.1 How Rising Energy Prices Indirectly Incentivise Grid-Scale Battery Storage
3.2.2 Investments in Research, Development and Demonstration Projects
3.2.3 The Importance of Renewable Energy Integration
3.2.4 Smart Grids and Distributed Power Generation Systems
3.2.5 How Expanding Electricity Demand Can Drive Demand for Grid-Scale Battery Storage
3.2.6 The Developing Electric Vehicle Market as a Growth Factor
3.2.7 The Role of Changing National Policies Towards Energy Storage
3.2.8 The Potential of Deregulating the Electric Utility Markets
3.2.9 Growing Experience Monetising Storage
3.3.10 Ancillary Services Issues
3.3 The Factors that Will Restrain the Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market
3.3.1 Long-Standing High Upfront Capital Costs
3.3.2 How Conservatism in the Utility Industry May Hinder Growth
3.3.3 The Policy and Regulatory Challenges Ahead
3.3.4 The Impact of Weak Market Demand for Grid-Scale Battery Storage
3.3.5 Competition from Other Energy Storage Technologies
3.3.6 Limited Cost Recovery Opportunities

4. Grid-Scale Battery Storage Submarket Forecasts 2016-2026
4.1 Lithium-Ion Battery Market Forecast 2016-2026
4.1.1 Lithium-Ion Battery Storage Market Analysis
4.1.2 Impact of Electric Vehicle Development on Li-Ion Batteries
4.1.3 Lithium-Ion Battery Storage Market Drivers and Restraints
4.2 Sodium-Based Battery Storage Market Forecast 2016-2026
4.2.1 Sodium-Based Battery Storage Market Analysis
4.2.2 Sodium-Based Battery Storage Market Drivers and Restraints
4.3 Flow Battery Storage Market Forecast 2016-2026
4.3.1 Flow Battery Storage Market Analysis
4.3.2 Flow Battery Storage Market Drivers and Restraints
4.4 Advanced Lead Acid Battery Storage Market Forecast 2016-2026
4.4.1 Advanced Lead Acid Battery Storage Market Analysis
4.4.2 Advanced Lead Acid Battery Storage Market Drivers and Restraints
4.5 Other Battery Storage Technologies Market Forecast 2016-2026
4.5.1 Other Battery Storage Technologies Market Analysis
4.5.2 Other Battery Storage Market Drivers and Restraints

5. Leading National Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market Forecasts 2016-2026
5.1 Leading National Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market Share Forecasts 2016-2026
5.2 Barriers to Entry Analysis
5.3 The US Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market Forecasts 2016-2026
5.3.1 Why the US is the World’s Largest Grid-Scale Battery Market
5.3.2 California: The impact of the 1.3GW Mandate
5.3.3 New York
5.3.4 Texas (ERCOT)
5.3.5 Hawaii
5.3.6 PJM
5.3.7 Other Grids
5.4 The Japanese Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market Forecasts 2016- 2026
5.4.1 The Market State of Affairs in the Early Adopter Japan
5.5 The Chinese Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market Forecasts 2016-2026
5.5.1 The Outlook of a Promising Grid-Scale Battery Market
5.6 The Italian Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market Forecasts 2016-2026
5.6.1 Future Developments in the $28m Italian Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market
5.7 The German Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market Forecasts 2016-2026
5.7.1 The Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market Opportunities in Germany
5.8 The South Korean Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market Forecasts 2016-2026
5.8.1 Developments in the South Korean Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market
5.9 The UK Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market Forecasts 2016-2026
5.9.1 Strengths and Weaknesses of the UK Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market
5.10 Rest of the World Grid-Scale Battery Storage National Market Forecasts 2016-2026
5.10.1 The Outlook for the Australian Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market
5.10.2 The Outlook for the Canadian Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market
5.10.3 The Outlook for the French Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market
5.10.4 The Outlook for the Spanish Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market
5.10.5 The Outlook for the Middle East and African Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market

6. PEST Analysis of the Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market 2016-2026
6.1 Political
6.2 Economic
6.3 Social
6.4 Technological

7. Expert Opinion
7.1 Expert Interview with Imergy
7.1.1 Recent Developments at Imergy
7.1.2 Key Recent Developments in the Grid-Scale Battery Market
7.1.3 Perceptions of the Chinese Grid-Scale Battery Market
7.1.4 Commercial Viability of Different Grid-Scale Battery Technologies
7.1.5 On Vanadium Pricing
7.1.6 Cost Reductions in Grid-Scale Battery Technology
7.1.7 Impact of the Electric Vehicle Market on the Grid-Scale Battery Industry
7.1.8 About Government Support for Grid-Scale Battery Technology
7.1.9 Constraints and Regulatory issues in the Grid-Scale Battery Industry
7.1.10 How Do Utility Companies Perceive Grid-Scale Battery Development?
7.1.11 Impact of Capacity Markets on the Grid-Scale Battery Industry
7.1.12 Other Applicability of Grid-Scale Batteries
7.1.13 Emerging Grid-Scale Battery Tech Developments and Barriers
7.2. Expert Interview with Dario Cicio, ABB Energy Storage
7.2.1 About ABB’s Energy Storage Division
7.2.2 Key Recent Developments in the Grid-Scale Battery Market
7.2.3 Viability of Differing Established and Developing Batteries
7.2.4 Impact of the EV Market on the Grid-Scale Battery Market
7.2.5 Government Support for Grid-Scale Battery Technology
7.2.6 The US Grid-Scale Battery Market and Overall Drivers and Restraints
7.2.7 How Utility Companies Perceive the Grid-Scale Battery Industry
7.2.8 Key National Markets and Barriers to Adoption
7.3 Interview with AES Energy Storage
7.3.1 Recent Developments at AES Energy Storage
7.3.2 Most Important Developments in the Grid-Scale Battery Market
7.3.3 On the Competing Battery Storage Technologies
7.3.4 The Impact of the Electric Vehicle Market on the Grid-Scale Battery Market
7.3.5 Drivers, Restraints, and Government Support for Grid-Scale Battery Technology
7.3.6 Emerging National Markets for Grid-Scale Batteries
7.3.7 Emerging Competition to Grid-Scale Batteries
7.4 Expert Interview with Philip Hiersemenzel, Younicos
7.4.1 Recent Developments at Younicos
7.4.2 Analysts Underestimate Growth in the Storage Sector
7.4.3 Younicos’ Company Development
7.4.4 Recent Projects and Products
7.4.5 Increasing Battery Life Through Software
7.4.6 Key Market Developments
7.4.7 Regulation of Grid-Scale Batteries
7.4.8 On Energy Storage Cost Metrics
7.4.9 The Link Between Renewables and Energy Storage
7.4.10 Government Support for Battery Storage Technology
7.4.11 Perception of Utility Companies Towards Grid Storage
7.4.12 Largest Markets for Grid-Scale Batteries
7.4.13 US Regulation of Grid-Scale Batteries and Barriers to Development
7.4.14 How Electric Vehicles Will Drive The Grid-Scale Battery Market
7.5 Expert Interview with Craig Wilkins, ViZn Energy
7.5.1 Recent Developments at ViZn and in the Grid-Scale Battery Industry
7.5.2 Commercial Viability of Different Grid-Scale Battery Technologies
7.5.3 Cost Reduction in Grid-Scale Battery Technologies
7.5.4 Challenges to the Flow Battery Market
7.5.5 Other Emerging Grid-Scale Battery Technologies
7.5.6 Critical Price Thresholds to the Grid-Scale Battery Industry
7.5.7 Drivers, Constraints and Grid-Scale Battery Regulatory Issues
7.5.8 Emerging National Markets for Grid-Scale Batteries
7.5.9 Technological Barriers to Grid-Scale Battery Expansion
7.6 Expert Interview with Bill Radvak & Brian Beck, American Vanadium
7.6.1 Latest Developments at American Vanadium
7.6.2 Key Markets and Recent Developments in the Grid-Scale Battery Industry
7.6.3 Commercial Viability of Different Grid-Scale Battery Technologies
7.6.4 Areas of Greatest Cost Reduction
7.6.5 Impact of Electric Vehicle Development on the Grid-Scale Battery Industry
7.6.6 Future of Government Support for Grid-Scale Batteries
7.6.7 Drivers, Constraints, and Regulatory Issues Facing the Grid-Scale Battery Industry
7.6.8 Perception of Grid-Scale Batteries by Utility Companies
7.6.9 Key National Markets and Technological Developments
7.6.10 Issues and Opportunities for Flow Batteries
7.7 Expert Interview with S&C Electric
7.7.1 Latest Developments at S&C Electric
7.7.2 Key Recent Developments in the Grid-Scale Battery Market
7.7.3 Commercial Viability of Different Grid-Scale Battery Technologies
7.7.4 Impact of the Electric Vehicle Market on the Grid-Scale Battery Market
7.7.5 Drivers, Restraints, and Government Support for Grid-Scale Batteries
7.7.6 The Attitude of Utility Companies Towards Grid-Scale Batteries
7.7.7 Key National Grid-Scale Battery Markets and Technological Developments
7.8 Expert Interview with Philippe Bouchard, EoS Energy Storage
7.8.1 Latest Developments at EoS Energy Storage
7.8.2 EoS Energy Storage and Next-Generation Battery Chemistries
7.8.3 The Performance Characteristics of Eos Battery Chemistries
7.8.4 The Key Competitors in the Market
7.8.5 The Maturity of the Hybrid Cathode Battery Technology
7.8.6 The Main Patterns of Innovation in the Energy Storage Sector
7.8.7 Key National Markets

8. Leading Grid-Scale Battery Storage Companies
8.1 NGK Insulators Ltd
8.2 BYD Co. Ltd
8.3 Sumitomo Electric Industries Ltd.
8.4 Samsung SDI Co. Ltd
8.5 GE Energy Storage
8.6 Tesla Motors Inc.
8.7 Other Leading Companies in the Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market

9. Conclusions & Recommendations
9.1 Grid-Scale Battery Storage Market Outlook
9.2 Global Grid-Scale Battery Storage Drivers & Restraints
9.3 Key Findings
9.3.1 Global Market
9.3.2 Technology Submarkets
9.3.3 National Markets

10. Glossary