Solar Energy Storage and Battery News

A redox flow battery for MW-sized solar-plus-storage
Matt Harper, primary business police officer of newly-merged British-Canadian vanadium redox circulation battery company Invinity Energy Systems has actually talked to pv magazine concerning the VS3-022 Battery Unit it is marketing for grid range solar-plus-storage projects as well as why it might be a much better wager than lithium-ion.
Apr 29, 2020 // Storage, California, USA, Canada, Germany, United Kingdom, Australia, Europe, Asia, eastern europe, solar-plus-storage, Oceania, lithium-ion, vanadium redox flow battery, North America, SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA, Matt Harper, Avalon Battery Corp
Australian scientists radiate light on prospective storage option
Scientists at the Queensland University of Technology have actually suggested a brand-new style for a ruby nanothread package that might lead the way for a brand-new type of mechanical storage space. Pound-for-pound, the technology could be 3 times extra effective than lithium-ion batteries.
Apr 29, 2020 // Technology, Storage, Lithium-ion batteries, Australia, Oceania, Queensland University of Technology’s, Haifei Zhan
Entergy obtains authorization for 100-MW solar + storage space project in Arkansas
The Arkansas Public Service Commission has actually authorized a brand-new utility-scale solar project that will certainly offer Entergy Arkansas clients with 100 MW of solar energy and also 10 MW of battery storage space for when the sunlight isn't radiating.
Apr 28, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Storage, USA, pv power plants, North America, Laura Landreaux, Sen. Jonathan Dismang
Great Britain establishes no-coal document as pandemic decreases need
Excellent Britain climaxed for the lengthiest duration of power generation without coal, according to power information expert EnAppSys.
Apr 28, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Storage, UK, Europe, Chris Hewett, covid-19, EnAppSys
70MW solar-plus-storage website encountering feasible hold-ups over preservation issues
A 70MW solar ranch recommended by Irish utility ESB and also Bord na Móna has had its preparation application postponed over issues bordering butterfly preservation.
Apr 28, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Storage, storage, Ireland, Europe, Bord na Móna, utility scale, Esb
ADB Approves $100 mn Loan for Development of Advanced BESS in Mongolia
ADB has actually authorized a USD 100 million car loan to assist provide RE to Mongolia by mounting its very first large innovative battery power storage space system (BESS).
Apr 27, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Storage, storage, ADB, Asia, BESS, Mongolia, International, loan, James Lynch
New white paper vouches for Tasmania's deep storage space capacity
Brand-new evaluation highlights the demand of, and also Tasmania's capacity for, deep storage space to support Australia's future power market. Tasmania is figured out to come to be the Battery of the Nation.
Apr 24, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, Australia, Oceania, Steve Davy, Guy Barnett
Fluence reveals brand-new Chief Executive Officer to drive following stage of development
As power storage space business Fluence wants to relocate right into its following phase of development, it has actually revealed that Manuel Perez Dubuc is taking control of as CEO.
Apr 24, 2020 // Storage, UK, Europe, AES, Siemens, Fluence, Manuel Perez Dubuc
UK based Faradion to begin sodium-ion battery production in India
The sodium-ion battery modern technology developer has actually nabbed its very first order from ICM Australia as well as is checking out India as the following location for making with the preliminary target established as 1 GWh.
Apr 24, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Storage, UK, India, Europe, Asia, sodium-ion battery, Faradion, James Quinn
New hybrid product enhances the efficiency of silicon in Li-ion batteries
Scientists at the University of Eastern Finland have actually established a brand-new crossbreed product of mesoporous silicon microparticles and also carbon nanotubes that can enhance the efficiency of silicon in Li-ion batteries. Advancements in battery innovation are crucial for lasting advancement and also for attaining environment nonpartisanship.
Apr 22, 2020 // Technology, Storage, Li-ion batteries, Europe, Finland, Vesa-Pekka Lehto
Immediate battery electrodes-- simply 2 mins in the microwave
Researchers in the United States have actually made use of microwaves to transform common plastic product packaging product polyethylene terephthalate right into a battery electrode part. The scientists claim anodes based upon the product could be ideal for both lithium-ion as well as sodium-ion gadgets.
Apr 22, 2020 // Technology, Storage, USA, lithium-ion, North America, sodium-ion
A low-priced bio-inspired electrocatalyst for rechargeable metal-air battery
Indian researchers have actually created an affordable electrocatalyst based upon iron, manganese as well as N-doped carbon originated from fish gills (Fe/Mn/N-FGC) that boosted the efficiency of a homemade rechargeable zinc-air battery when utilized as the air cathode. The Fe/Mn/N-FGC cathode based battery accomplished open-circuit voltage of 1.41 V as well as a huge power thickness of 220 mW/cm2 at 260 mA/cm2 present thickness-- contrasted to industrial platinum/carbon based battery's 1.40 V and also 158 mW/cm2-- with virtually steady charge-discharge voltage plateaus at high present thickness.
Apr 22, 2020 // Storage, India, Asia
La Réunion stadium hosts 1.25 MW/1.33 MWh of solar-plus-storage
The project was picked in a tender for storage space implementation in non landmass grid adjoined locations that was wrapped up by France's Energy Regulatory Commission in 2016.
Apr 21, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Storage, Rooftop PV, France, Europe, solar-plus-storage, Réunion, Albioma, Frédéric Moyne
Fish Gills Utilized to Establish Rechargeable Metal-Air Battery
Researchers at INST, Mohali, under DST have actually developed a reliable, inexpensive electro-catalyst from fish gills that can aid establish rechargeable batteries
Apr 21, 2020 // Technology, Storage, storage, India, Asia, Innovation, DST, Fish Gills, INST Mohali, Rechargeable Batteries, Ramendra Sundar Dey
Azelio Signs MoU in Chile for Energy Storage Supply to Mining Industry
Azelio has actually authorized an MoU with the Chilean business Industria Mecánica VOGT to evaluate power storage space projects for the mining market in Latin America.
Apr 21, 2020 // Storage, ENERGY STORAGE, Chile, South america, MoU, azelio, VOGT, Jonas Eklind, Alberto Campos