by Julian Spector
December 15, 2017

Ain't no party like a storage party.

I didn't have time to fact-check that lede, but it feels right after two days of exuberant storage industry congregation here in San Francisco. GTM's third annual Energy Storage Summit drew more than 600 people, but the chatter in the auditorium and the hallways told the real story: People are excited about this industry.

And this year provided plenty of tangible steps forward to reflect upon. The panel discussions had more projects and larger projects to analyze; there was less "here's a guess at how...