Solar Energy Storage and Battery News

KiloVault releases new line of 1.2-kWh lithium batteries
KiloVault has actually released 2 brand-new 1.2-kWh lithium batteries. The 1200 HLX and also 1200 CHLX can deal with 80 A of continuous billing existing and 100 A of constant discharging present. Their smaller sized weight make them ideally fit for off-grid power storage space, to name a few applications.
Jan 28, 2021 // Storage, lithium batteries, KiloVault
With 120 MWh Storage Win, Israel's Augwind Challenges Lithium-ion Storage
Yakum, Israel-based Augwind has been claiming that its Air Battery energy storage space system will certainly be superior to Lithium battery storage.
Jan 27, 2021 // Storage, Asia, Israel, lithium-ion storage, EDF Renewables, Augwind, air battery, israel solar target, Yakum
Scientist Propose Zinc Based, Low-Cost Anode Free Batteries
The researchers, Yunpei Zhu, Yi Cui, and also Husam N. Alshareef from ACS' Nano Letters, determined to make a battery in which a zinc-rich cathode is a sole source for zinc plating onto a copper present enthusiast, for energy storage space systems.
Jan 27, 2021 // Storage, Yi Cui, ACS' Nano Letters, Zinc based battery, Yunpei Zhu, Husam N. Alshareef
Salient Energy gets $1.5 million in The golden state financing for zinc-ion battery growth
Salient Energy, a business developing zinc-ion batteries, has actually gotten a $1.5 million give from the California Energy Commission (CEC) to sustain the style and setting up of its zinc-ion domestic energy storage space systems.
Jan 26, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, USA, North America, Salient Energy, Ryan Brown, Vice Chair Janea Scott
Wärtsilä to mount new energy storage space system at Shetland's most significant power plant
Innovation team Wärtsilä is to provide an 8MW/6MWh energy storage system on the Shetland Islands in Scotland.
Jan 26, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Storage, UK, Europe, Wärtsilä, SSEN, Darren Hitchin, Gridsolv Max
Britishvolt employs CFO to lead 'following phase of growth and also success'
Britishvolt has revealed a brand-new senior hire, with William Reynolds signing up with as primary financial officer.
Jan 26, 2021 // Storage, Lithium-ion batteries, UK, Europe, Britishvolt, Orral Nadjari, Allan Paterson
New House Hydrogen Battery Shop 3x Energy of Tesla's Powerwall 2
Normally, individuals trying to live off the grid use lithium-ion battery systems-- such as Tesla's Powerwall 2-- to save the Sun's power so it can be made use of when it's most required.
Jan 26, 2021 // Storage, TESLA, Australia, Oceania, lithium-ion battery, Lavo, New Atlas, Powerwall 2, home hydrogen battery
Carmakers' Solid-State Battery Bet Benefits Long-range EVs
Solid-state battery growth varies by automaker. Cell energy density can increase by 45% with solid-state.
Jan 26, 2021 // Storage, Transport, Market Research, BNEF, Nissan Motor, Toyota Motor, Volkswagen AG, QingTao Energy Development Co
Eelpower JV to increase UK battery storage space
Contract with SUSI to construct as well as run a pipeline of possessions
Jan 25, 2021 // Storage, UK, Europe, Eelpower, Mark Simon
Extremely reliable grid-scale power storage at 5th of cost
Researchers in WMG at the University of Warwick, in cooperation with Imperial College London, have located a means to boost crossbreed flow batteries as well as their commercial use. The brand-new strategy can save power in these batteries for long periods for concerning a 5th the rate of present innovations, with very little place restraints and also absolutely no discharges.
Jan 25, 2021 // Technology, Storage, Lithium-ion batteries, UK, Europe, University of Warwick, redox flow battery, Barun Chakrabarti
Chinese clothing supplies Texas storage space
Sungrow will supply a fully-integrated system for the 100MW Chisholm Grid project
Jan 22, 2021 // Storage, USA, China, Asia, North America, Aaron Zubaty, Mizhi Zhang
BNEF: As Much As 194GW of solar could be installed in 2021 as investments rise
As high as 194GW of solar PV could be set up worldwide this year, new estimates by BloombergNEF have actually anticipated, with the asset course leading a jump in energy transition financial investments throughout 2020.
Jan 20, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, Market Research, BNEF, solar-plus-storage, bloomberg nef, solar investment, Jon Moore, Albert Cheung
Generac doubles down on United States energy storage space with reorganised energy technology department
US power item provider Generac is to unite a variety of recently-acquired companies to develop a brand-new power storage space service arm.
Jan 20, 2021 // Residential, Storage, USA, battery, North America, Battery Energy Storage, Lithium ion, generac, residential solar-plus-storage
GIG backs US storage player
Financial investment will certainly sustain EsVolta's growth and also fund its 600MWh portfolio of acquired projects
Jan 19, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, USA, North America, Green Investment Group, GIG, EsVolta, Greg Callman, Randolph Mann
e-Zinc Raises $2.3 Mn to Accelerate Commercialization of its Energy Storage Tech
e-Zinc, a Toronto-based power storage innovator, revealed today it has actually increased $2.3 million in a closed round led by BDC Capital's Cleantech Practice.
Jan 19, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, Canada, North America, James Larsen, e-Zinc, BDC Capital, Seamus O’Regan, Jérôme Nycz