Energy Storage


Utility-Scale Batteries Give Renewables a Big Lift in U.S. while Undercutting Coal and Challenging Fracked Gas

Momentum is gaining around an industry shift toward utility-scale battery storage systems nationally, finds a report published by the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA). The report – 

ADS-TEC Battery Technology Successfully in Use: "Allgaeu DESS" (Distributed Energy Storage System) in Kempten Expanded to Three Megawatts with the Addition of a Sixth Station

In partnership with ADS-TEC, egrid applications & consulting GmbH implemented the "Allgaeu DESS" project in 2017 on behalf of the Allgaeu regional utility company Allgaeuer Ueberlandwerk GmbH. The Nuertingen-based capacitor specialist had...

Lead Batteries Poised to Support Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Plans to introduce lead battery-supported electric vehicle (EV) charging stations have moved a step closer thanks to funding through a competitive grant awarded by the U.S. state of Missouri, made possible by funds from the U.S. Department of Energy...

Natron Energy Awarded California Energy Commission Grant to Pair Energy Storage with EV Fast Charging

Natron Energy, a provider of battery products using Prussian Blue chemistry, has been awarded a $3 million grant by the California Energy Commission (CEC) for “Advanced Energy Storage for Electric Vehicle Charging Support.” Natron will utilize...

Natron Energy Awarded California Energy Commission Grant to Pair Energy Storage with EV Fast Charging

Natron Energy, a provider of battery products using Prussian Blue chemistry, has been awarded a $3 million grant by the California Energy Commission (CEC) for "Advanced Energy Storage for Electric Vehicle Charging Support." Natron will...

WEX, ChargePoint Boost EV Charging for Fleets Nationwide

WEX (NYSE: WEX), a leading financial technology service provider, and ChargePoint, the world’s largest electric vehicle (EV) charging network, have signed a deal to expand electric vehicle charging to fleets throughout the...

World First: Siemens Gamesa Begins Operation of its Innovative Electrothermal Energy Storage System

In a world first, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has today begun operation of its electric thermal energy storage system (ETES). During the opening ceremony, Energy State Secretary Andreas Feicht, Hamburg's First Mayor Peter Tschentscher,...

SW/TCH Maritime Funds the Construction of the First Zero-Emissions e-Ferry in the US, Powered by Hydrogen Fuel Cell

SW/TCH Maritime (SW/TCH), an impact investment platform building the first fleet of zero-emissions maritime vessels in the US, announced its investment to construct and own the ‘Water Go Round’ e-ferry in collaboration with Golden Gate Zero...

NEC Introduces Unique, Adaptive Energy Warranty to Optimize Value for Energy Storage Customers

NEC Energy Solutions (NEC ES), announced the introduction of its unique, Adaptive Energy Warranty which uses energy storage system usage data to adapt a system’s energy capacity warranty to fit a customer’s use profile. NEC’s proprietary,...

Plug-In Hybrids: More Models but No Future, Says IDTechEx Research

Something strange is happening. Car manufacturers are issuing a flood of plug-in hybrid cars. You are spoiled for choice with Mini, BMW, Skoda, Volvo, Porsche, Mercedes and others joining in. Those offering the most desirable, pure electric cars –...

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Eos Energy Storage Raises $23 Million to Support Manufacturing of Grid-Scale Batteries and Fulfillment of 3,000 MWh of Qualified Pre-Orders

Eos Energy Storage announced a final closing of a $23 million Round C equity financing, supporting commercial launch...

Worldwide Capacity of Distributed Energy Storage Systems is Expected to Increase Nearly 10-Fold in the Next 3 Years

A recent report from Navigant Research analyzes the global market for distributed energy storage systems (DESSs),...

Amid Caribbean Water and Energy Crisis, Inovateus Solar and GE Install Off-Grid Solar System for CuisinArt Resort

Inovateus Solar announced that it has completed the installation of a 1.0-megawatt (MW) solar power generation plant...

Thermal Storage in Hydronic Systems

Because of the excellent heat storage characteristics of water, adding thermal storage to a hydronic system lends...

Green Charge + Flextronics Partnering To Deploy GreenStation Intelligent Energy Storage

Green Charge Networks has partnered with Flextronics to provide “on-demand” manufacturing of Green...

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