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 […]

California needs solar battery storage to complete PV programme.

A recently passed law calls for spending as much as $1 billion to put rooftop solar systems on affordable housing sites across California but a number of clean-energy groups say the program won’t be complete unless battery storage technology is included. “Storage should be considered under this huge, billion-dollar, 10-year program,” said Seth Mullendore, program manager […]

Viking Cold Solutions delivers energy saving technology in San Diego.

Viking Cold Solutions delivers energy saving technology in San Diego.

Viking Cold Solutions has completed another energy efficiency installation, helping the San Diego Food Bank-the largest hunger relief organization in San Diego County-reduce costs and feed over 100,000 meals to hungry San Diegans. Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank has installed Viking Cold’s patented Solar Thermal Energy Storage System that leverages rooftop photovoltaic during […]

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 […]

Coal-free South Australia and batteries could fill the energy gap.

South Australia’s last coal-fired power station closed on Monday this week, leaving the state with only gas and wind power generators. The Northern Power Station, in Port Augusta on the northern end of the Spencer Gulf, has joined Playford B – the state’s other coal-fired power station which has already been retired. The coal mine […]