Energy Storage


The Crucial Key to the Industry’s Fastest Growing Battery Chemistry

If you follow the renewable energy storage industry even casually, then you have probably heard of at least one lithium battery company making waves. With market demand on the rise, lithium ion batteries are here to stay. It’s up to industry...

Thermal Energy Storage for a Low-Carbon Future

Buildings are responsible for 47 percent of global greenhouse gas emissions and, according to Navigant Research, the global building stock is expected to grow by 13 percent from 2014 to 2024.[1]However, the...

Hurricane-Proof Energy Resiliency

The damage from extreme weather in 2017 put energy resiliency at the forefront of national conversation. Many coastal and island communities who hoped their renewable energy assets would sustain them during and after last year’s hurricanes,...

The Facts of LiFe For Energy Storage: lithium-ion versus flooded lead-acid batteries

While lithium-ion batteries have been proven safe, reliable and economical for small electronic devices, the push for their use in energy storage has sparked debate on their actual cost and performance. Many advocates claim that lithium-ion...

The 2017 Energy Storage Market, In Review

The energy storage market is in a constant state of change due to a continuous stream of updates to technology. One of the greatest opportunities in storage technology development today is the manufacturing scale that it derives from the automotive...

What You May Not Know About Thermal Management

As Lithium Ion-based Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESS) continue to be developed and deployed, the demand for high performance, high precision thermal management systems is increasing - especially for designs that are economical, practical,...

Hydrogen Electrolysis as a Viable Solution for Large Scale Renewable Energy Storage

The global demand for power is increasing. This has caused power grids, energy resources, and the environment to face a variety of challenges that often result in high levels of pollution, greenhouse gas emissions and elevated indirect costs on...

Cold Cash: How Thermal Energy Storage Can Cut the Cost of Commercial Refrigeration

Implementing thermal energy storage in commercial refrigeration and cold chain operations can save energy, time and money The cold storage, refrigeration, and process cooling industries are often plagued with excessive operational expenses in...

Storage Investments: Paying Off & Paying Back

As more renewable and sustainable energy capture facilities come on line, the need for energy storage solutions multiplies. Not surprisingly, according to a recent report by GTM research and the Energy Storage Association, the

Find the Battery You Need

Batteries are the backbone of renewable energy (RE) systems, enduring constant charging and discharging (deep cycling) for years. There is no perfect, one-size-fits-all battery for RE. But there is a best battery technology for your system -- and...

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