Energy Storage


Grocery Stores Go 'Beyond Batteries' with Thermal Energy Storage
As the energy storage market takes off, many players are quickly realizing that lithium-ion based systems have their limits in terms of what types of applications for which they are best suited. For the industry as a whole to meet forecasts of 29.4 G....
“How Much Power Do I Really Need?” The Truth About Sizing, Depth of Discharge, and Surge Capacity
Properly sized battery banks can deliver reliable electricity for year - and sizing them doesn’t have to be complicated or time-consuming. In this article, you’ll learn how to slash electrical loads and accurately estimate power requirements. ....
Powering a Socially Responsible Clean Energy Future with a New Lithium Resource
While the myriad of impressive technological advances from the past two decades promise to continually improve our lives, we’re largely unaware of the resources and social impacts behind them. Our insatiable desire for the latest smartphones and....
Maximizing Project Revenue with Versatile Batteries That Deliver Energy AND Power Services
The economics of battery energy storage already make sense in many tightly-defined use cases, such as peak shaving in places like California, where the demand charges are significantly high. As a result, most battery storage systems are engineered to....
5 Things To Look For In Your Next Battery
With hundreds of battery types and styles to choose from, how do you sift through spec sheets and marketing to find the right battery for you? Battery technology is key. Many batteries -- commercial, automotive, and UPS -- can’t handle constant ....
When the Energy Storage Market Hits a Tipping Point
It’s inevitable that energy storage will be a huge market opportunity in the future.  Knowing the numerous benefits storage can deliver, it’s easy to envision how batteries will ultimately transform the grid as we know it today. But the mark....
Flow batteries - A disruptive force in energy storage with the industrialization of a new chemistry
Can renewable energy replace fossil fuel or nuclear power plants?  Even if it doesn’t happen overnight, the future of energy will not be limited to just our good old power plants. And it’s not because we’ve suddenly decided to tackle gl....
Net Metering in North America - Allowing energy storage to enter a new era 
The process whereby energy produced at one point in time is captured for use at a later time is known as energy storage. Energy storage technology converts energy from forms that are difficult to store, into more convenient or economical storable for....
Mersen has teamed-up with AgileSwitch and FTCAP to develop two high performance 3-phase SiC and IGBT power stack reference designs. The SiC ....
Fraunhofer UMSICHT developed a 3.2 m²-sized bipolar plate and produced it jointly with SAUERESSIG GmbH + Co. KG. To date, the plate is uniq....
NH Research, Inc. (NHR) has released its 9300 series, which provides a 100kW power module with a software-selectable high voltage range (120....
Ideal Power Inc.’s Stabiliti Series is a grid resilient 30kW advanced power conversion system (PCS) for system integrators and project dev....
JLM Energy’s MicroStorage couples a battery pack directly to a corresponding solar panel. This solution enables the dual supply of power f....
Chroma’s instruments and Automated Test Systems (ATS) address the specialized requirements involved in testing EV’s power electronics du....
EnerSys introduces PowerSafe OGi batteries. The multi-cell design reduces the rack footprint and is ideal for tight space requirements. Powe....
Sirius Integrator announces the first Indiegogo campaign for the new SiriusM3 Monitor. The SiriusM3 Monitor System monitors DC voltage of 12....
Sirius Integrator offers a new fully integrated Horizon Mini 100 (100w) Reformed Methanol fuel cell battery-charging generator. The Mini 100....
Battery Watering Technologies’ new VB-TBU valve is an encapsulated valve offered for commercial applications. The new valve design was ori....
The AESHG technology is a reliable, cost effective, advanced energy storage hydrogen power solution. The technology overcomes the biggest ob....
NH Research, Inc. (NHR) has released its new 9220 Series Low Voltage/High Current Battery Charge/Discharge Test System (Dual Bay). This 9220....
Developed in partnership with solar and energy storage installers to optimize equipment and streamline cost calculations, SimpliPhi Power ha....
Sungrow-Samsung SDI has released new energy storage system solutions which integrates, energy storage inverters and Li-ion batteries and is ....
U.S. Battery has redesigned its US 8VGCE XC2 8-volt deep-cycle battery with more amp-hour performance and improved longevity, to provide....