by Julian Spector
October 27, 2016

We write a lot here at GTM about energy storage in the U.S. and Germany, and we recently covered Australia's small but booming market for storage-plus solutions. Japan is a major storage market that hasn't gotten much ink here recently -- so this week we're turning to that country.

Japan ranks in the top five countries for deployed storage, and that alone makes it significant. Moreover, Japan hosts many of the biggest and best-capitalized storage producers -- long-time electronics giants that branched into batteries. Many of these...