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UK Energy Storage Industry

Discover the UK’s Energy Storage industry and the companies designing and producing innovative technologies to store electricity. View company data, industry trends, market size, growth stats, financials and download our free sector report today.

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What is Energy Storage?

Energy Storage is the capture of energy to be stored and used at a later date. There are many forms of Energy Storage and different practices used today including hydrogen, thermal, mechanical and battery storage.

With a focus on renewable energy and the modernisation of electric grids, the UK Energy Storage industry is thriving, with companies developing new innovative technologies and methods to store electricity or heat.

Energy Storage sector summary

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Here are the key facts about the Energy Storage sector. The sector has a turnover of £29.4bn currently, has received £3.5bn of investment and the sector is growing at 4.0% per year.


Energy Storage verticals

Our industry data goes deep. See the top verticals and specialisms making waves in the UK Energy Storage industry today.

Our Energy Storage RTIC is made up of 5 individual verticals. The top verticals in this sector include Batteries, and Mechanical. You can find out more about the verticals by downloading our RTIC report, or by signing up for a free trial of The Data City platform.

  • Sector Code Description Records
  • RTIC0013 Energy Storage 2425 companies

    Companies designing and producing innovative technologies to store electricity or heat that has been previously produced.

    • Energy Storage: Batteries

      Companies engaging in the production and development of battery technology.

      2085 companies
    • Energy Storage: Hydrogen

      Companies using hydrogen as a resource for energy storage.

      322 companies
    • Energy Storage: Mechanical

      Companies providing the infrastructure and products that enable mechanical energy storage

      364 companies
    • Energy Storage: Thermal

      Companies providing the infrastructure and products that enable thermal energy storage.

      136 companies
    • Energy Storage: Uninterruptible power supply

      Companies developing the technologies and related products to build infrastructures that allow for uninterrupted energy supply

      288 companies

Energy Storage industry growth

Based on a growth rate of 4.0%, we expect that this sector could be worth £32.1bn by 2024. Below you can see our forecast of the growth of the sector.

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