Danish researchers explore energy storage options for wind.

Danish researchers explore energy storage options for wind.

The Technical University of Denmark has tested the ability of electrolysis cells to store power generated by wind turbines at a wind farm on the Danish island of Bornholm. Electrolysis cells use electricity to split for example water molecules (H20) to hydrogen (H2) and oxygen (O2). This way, excess electicity from rewnewable energy sources such […]

Enel, ENERTRAG and Leclanché team up to build storage plant in Germany.

Enel, ENERTRAG and Leclanché team up to build storage plant in Germany.

Enel, through its renewables subsidiary Enel Green Power Germany (EGP Germany), has signed an agreement with German wind energy company ENERTRAG AG and Swiss energy storage solutions company Leclanché SA to build and manage a 22 MW lithium-ion battery storage plant in Cremzow, in the German state of Brandenburg. The project is Enel’s first storage […]

FERC to help solar and wind by removing barrier to energy storage.

FERC to help solar and wind by removing barrier to energy storage.

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission unanimously voted Thursday morning to remove long-standing barriers to energy storage in power markets, an emerging technology that can solve renewable energy’s most persistent problem: how to use it when the sun isn’t shining or the wind isn’t blowing. The FERC order requires regional grid operators, the Regional Transmission Organizations […]

SWW Wunsiedel and Siemens open the “House of Future Energy”.

SWW Wunsiedel and Siemens open the “House of Future Energy”.

SWW Wunsiedel GmbH and Siemens are working together as technology partners on innovative ways to shape the decentralized power supply of the future. Their first project is the Siestorage battery storage system, which is expected to stabilize the local power grid with a capacity of 8.4 megawatts. As part of the partnership, SWW Managing Director […]

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 […]

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