REA Reaction to EU Referendum Leave Vote.

REA Reaction to EU Referendum Leave Vote.

Dr Nina Skorupska CBE said: “This result raises serious questions for investor certainty, energy security and much needed investment in the UK energy infrastructure. “Energy policy must be a priority for the Government now, with industry needing reassurance and ministerial clarity on priorities. The first in this list must be confirmation of the 5th carbon […]

Brenmiller teams with Isolux on South Africa solar project.

Brenmiller teams with Isolux on South Africa solar project.

Brenmiller Energy, a developer of advanced energy storage systems, will cooperate with Spanish company Isolux in a tender for construction of a 150-megawatt solar power station in South Africa. Isolux operates in 40 countries. Its 2015 revenue totaled €2.18 billion, and its orders backlog was €6.8 billion. The company has erected 60 solar power stations […]

Battery energy storage solution from Gexpro approved by Hawaiian Electric.

Battery energy storage solution from Gexpro approved by Hawaiian Electric.

Power IQ 30 battery energy storage solution from Gexpro, a worldwide electrical distributor and solutions provider and a subsidiary of Rexel, is now approved by Hawaiian Electric Company (Hawaiian Electric) for the customer grid and self-supply distributed resource programs. This key certification from Hawaiian Electric will allow customers of the Hawaiian utility to interconnect commercial […]

Tesvolt awarded a contract to supply the world’s largest off-grid storage system.

Tesvolt awarded a contract to supply the world’s largest off-grid storage system.

German commercial storage system manufacturer Tesvolt has been awarded a contract to supply the world’s largest Tesvolt has been awarded a contract to supply the world’s largest decentralized off-grid storage system off-grid storage system, which acts as a mini-grid during power cuts. The company is to deliver a lithium storage system with a total capacity of 2.68 megawatt-hours which will provide […]

Sunverge Energy names ABB software veteran to Lead Product.

Sunverge Energy names ABB software veteran to Lead Product.

Energy storage leader Sunverge Energy named Clinton Davis as its Senior Vice President of Product and Program Management. Davis will be responsible for continuing the rapid expansion of Sunverge’s hardware and software offerings that enable dynamic, automated and cost-effective management of the distribution grid. He also will direct the enhancement of the innovative services the […]

Constellation Technology Ventures invests in Qnovo battery solutions.

Constellation Technology Ventures invests in Qnovo battery solutions.

Qnovo, the leading provider of solutions to enhance lithium-ion battery performance, today announced that Constellation Technology Ventures (CTV) has made an investment in the company as part of its latest Series B financing. CTV is the venture investing arm of Exelon Corporation, the nation’s leading competitive energy supplier. Qnovo will leverage Exelon’s deep knowledge within the energy sector […]

SA Power Networks to conduct trial of combined solar and batteries.

SA Power Networks to conduct trial of combined solar and batteries.

SA Power Networks will deploy about 100 Tesla Energy and Samsung batteries in Salisbury in Australia’s largest trial of combined solar and energy storage in an established suburb. The unique trial will get underway in June and will test the benefits of combining solar and battery storage to avoid the need to build additional network […]

Variable speed Pumped Storage offer a new era of energy management.

Variable speed Pumped Storage offer a new era of energy management.

Variable speed Pumped Storage Hydro Plants offer a new era of smarter energy management. The EU-funded ESTORAGE project has presented a range of options for increasing energy storage capacity across Europe, whilst also building flexibility into grids to better integrate renewables. The project recently made some of its first results public, identifying an impressive 2291 […]