Solar Energy Storage and Battery News

Supplementing your photovoltaic station with battery storage will make your system more flexible and you will be independent from the power grid as well as weather conditions. Top news on energy storage technologies and solar batteries. Best battery manufacturers, advanced solar-plus-storage solutions, latest R&D in the field.

Australian scientists make lithium removal innovation
Scientists led by Monash University have actually made an exploration that will considerably lower lithium-from-brine removal times. The cutting-edge advancement is as easy as a screen.
Mar 27, 2020 // Technology, Storage, Australia, oceania, lithium, Monash University, Matthew Hill, Teague Egan, CSIRO
Swansea University to set up Redflow battery at its solar class
The British college will certainly make use of Redflow zinc-bromine circulation batteries at its Active Building demonstrator-- a prize-winning class that produces, launches and also shops solar power at the point of usage.
Mar 27, 2020 // Technology, Storage, UK, Europe, Redflow, Tim Harris
Gambia keeps solar passion
The nation's power utility has actually finished the pre-selection procedure to look for designers for a 20 MW solar project in the Banjul area. The project will certainly include as much as 4 PV plants and also will certainly be established under the nationwide Electricity Restoration and also Modernization Project.
Mar 26, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Storage, Policy, PV plants, Africa, Gambia, NAWEC
European Commission exposes round economic situation strategy amidst Covid-19 tornado
The trading bloc's politicians could be commended for understanding the nettle to change production in a post-Covid-19 globe or implicated of hiding an additional multitude of bureaucracy whilst participant states are sidetracked, relying on your viewpoint.
Mar 25, 2020 // Storage, Policy, Europe, covid-19
A secure potassium-ion storage space with brand-new cathode product
Researchers in China case to have actually determined an unique cathode product that could be used in even more secure potassium-ion storage space systems. According to the team, this brand-new product can make it possible for the advancement of storage space systems able to preserve 94% of their ability after 2000 cycles, with 0.003% capability discolor per cycle.
Mar 25, 2020 // Technology, Storage, China, Asia, cathode
US-Based XNRGI Opens Lithium-Ion Battery Factory in Gurugram
The establishment can generate 240 MWh of battery storage space each year
Mar 23, 2020 // Storage, USA, India, Asia, North America, XNRGI
'Landmark' 100MW UK battery project can see 50MW expansion
A 100MW UK power storage space website being established in England by Penso Power looks readied to obtain a 50MW development.
Mar 23, 2020 // Storage, UK, China, Europe, Asia, Penso Power, Huaneng Group, Richard Thwaites
Panasonic puts on hold operate at Tesla's Nevada fab as carmaker's California as well as New York gigafactories time out
Tesla's Nevada procedure is still open for company, however. The EV as well as battery manufacturer has actually ensured the marketplace its money placement is solid sufficient to weather an "prolonged duration of unpredictability".
Mar 23, 2020 // Manufacturing, Markets & Finance, Storage, California, USA, New York, TESLA, Elon Musk, China, Nevada, Panasonic, Asia, North America
ARENA increases moneying for RayGen's "solar hydro" nuclear power plant
The Australian Government and also the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) are readied to money RayGen Resources Pty Ltd (RayGen) to the tune of $3 million towards an usefulness research study for a 4 MW "solar hydro" nuclear power plant in north-western Victoria.
Mar 20, 2020 // Technology, Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance, Storage, Australia, pv power plants, oceania, ARENA, RayGen, Richard Payne, Angus Taylor
Lacuna Raises $50 Mn for Investment in Solar and Storage Development Projects
Lacuna Sustainable Investments has actually revealed that it has actually effectively elevated USD 50 million for financial investment in development-stage solar as well as storage space projects.
Mar 19, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance, Storage, International, Lacuna, David Riester, Patrick McConnell
Beijing Jingneng stories 5GW wind-solar-hydrogen-storage center in Inner Mongolia
Chinese state-owned utility Beijing Jingneng has actually exposed that it will certainly invest CNY23 billion (US$ 3 billion) on a 5GW crossbreed solar, hydrogen, storage space as well as wind center in north China.
Mar 18, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Storage, China, Asia, hybrid power plant, inner mongolia, beijing jingneng, Su Yongjian, Yang Cheng
More affordable circulation batteries with brand-new membrane layer
United States researchers assert to have actually uncovered a membrane layer which might result in more affordable huge range circulation batteries. The product is an ion-selective, aqueous-compatible polymer with innate microporosity called AquaPIM and also is claimed to have tunable density and also high conductivity in liquid electrolytes.
Mar 16, 2020 // Technology, Storage, USA, North America, AquaPIM
Hydrogen is the very first practical choice for seasonal storage space
Pressed hydrogen is "the initial practical alternative" to aid satisfy winter electrical power need in a high-renewables grid, claims DNV GL.
Mar 16, 2020 // Technology, Storage, USA, hydrogen, North America, DNV GL
IESA, C-MET Conducted India's first Li-Ion Cell Manufacture, Battery Screening Workshop
With a goal to start the procedure of beginning Li-Ion battery production in the nation, India Energy Storage Alliance (IESA), India's among the leading partnership on power storage space as well as e-mobility, collectively with Centre for Materials for Electronics Technology (C-MET) has actually arranged India's very first 2-day training workshop for Lithium Ion (Li-Ion) cell manufacture as well as battery screening in Pune.
Mar 13, 2020 // Storage, India, Asia, Li-ion, Bharat Kale, Rahul Walawalkar, Satyajit Phadke
Total to Establish 25 MWh Battery Power Storage Space Project in France
Total has actually revealed that it has actually released a battery power storage space project with a storage space capability of 25 MWh, which will certainly be the biggest in France.
Mar 13, 2020 // Storage, France, Europe, Total, International, Patrick Pouyanné