About Us

Network

Swanbarton is the original energy storage consultancy. Our network of industry contacts and partners can accelerate your business in the GB market.

Associations

Our International Flow Battery Forum brings together storage specialists from around the world. We are founder members of the Electricity Storage Network, the association for UK storage organisations.

Our Team

We are a mix of engineers and analysts with skills in storage technologies, control systems, commercial analysis, energy industry regulation, innovation, product development, planning and project management.

Swanbarton celebrates fifteen years in energy storage

Swanbarton celebrates fifteen years in energy storage

Posted by on Oct 2, 2018 in News

Back in the summer of 2003, only a few people were interested in energy storage.  Batteries were expensive, pumped hydro took a long time to build, the business case for flywheels was hard to find and innovation in the energy sector was all about small-scale on shore and off shore wind.  Solar PV was a […]

Keeping Africa safe when the lights go out

Keeping Africa safe when the lights go out

Posted by on Jan 4, 2018 in News

Energy storage experts Swanbarton are leading a consortium to solve one of the developing world’s most distressing energy problems. Swanbarton is working with the University of Bath, the University of Botswana’s Clean Energy Research Centre and battery supplier Yuasa. The project has been awarded co-funding by the UK’s innovation agency, Innovate UK, and by the […]

The capacity market auctions, Winter 2017 / 2018: certainty or uncertainty in the storage sector?

The capacity market auctions, Winter 2017 / 2018: certainty or uncertainty in the storage sector?

Posted by on Dec 6, 2017 in News

There’s a rigid timetable for the Capacity Market Auctions in GB. Probably, the timetable is the most certain of all the variables in the auction process. Last Friday, ( 1 December 2017), the EMR delivery body published details of the projects and their status in the prequalification phase of the auction. Our interest is in […]

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