Journal Articles

  1. Edward Barbour, Grant Wilson, Peter Hall & Jonathan Radcliffe. “Can negative electricity prices encourage inefficient electrical energy storage devices?”, International Journal of Environmental Studies, 2014. DOI: 10.1080/00207233.2014.966968. Link.
  2. Burnett, D., Barbour, E. and Harrison, G. “The UK Solar Energy Resource and the Impact of Climate Change”, Renewable Energy, vol. 71, November 2014. 10.1016/j.renene.2014.05.034. Link.
  3. Gill, S., Barbour, E., Wilson, I.A.G. and Infield, D., “Maximising revenue for non-firm distributed wind generation with energy storage in an active management scheme,” Renewable Power Generation, IET, vol.7, no.5, pp.., Sept. 2013. Link.
  4. Barbour, E., Wilson, I.A.G., Bryden, I.G., McGregor, P.G., Mulheran, P.A. and Hall, P.J. “Towards an objective method to compare energy storage technologies: development and validation of a model to determine the upper boundary of revenue available from electrical price arbitrage”, Energy Environ. Sci., 2012, 5, 5425-5436. Link.
  5. Barbour, E. and Bryden, I.G.. “Energy storage in association with tidal current generation systems”, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part A: Journal of Power and Energy 2011 225:443. Link.
  6. Barbour, E., Mignard, D., Ding, Y., & Li, Y. (2015). Adiabatic Compressed Air Energy Storage with packed bed thermal energy storage. Applied Energy, 155, 804-815. Link.
  7. E Barbour, IAG Wilson, J Radcliffe, Y Ding, Y Li. (2016). A review of pumped hydro energy storage development in significant international electricity markets. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 61, 421-432. Link.


  1. Radcliffe, J., Taylor, P., Davies, L., Blyth, W. and Barbour, E. “Energy Storage in UK and Korea: Innovation, investment and co-operation.” Centre for Low carbon Futures Report. July 2014. Link.
  2. Brandon et al. (2016). UK Research Needs in Grid Scale Energy Storage. White paper report on key technology options for grid scale energy storage. Link.

Conference Proceedings

  1. Barbour, E. “Energy Storage for Dispatchable Renewable Energy Conversion”, International Network on Offshore Renewable Energy (INORE) Symposium May 2012, poster presentation.
  2. Gill, S., Barbour, E., Wilson, I. A. G., Infield, D. “Maximising revenue for non-firm distributed wind generation with energy storage in an active management scheme”, Renewable Power Generation IET Conference proceedings, pp.275-280, 6-8 Sept. 2011. Link.
  3. Barbour, E. and Wilson, I.A.G. “A Technical and Economic Model of Tidal Current Energy Conversion coupled with a Storage System”, IRES 2010 Conference Proceedings, poster presentation.