Category Archives: solar batteries

Sodium-ion batteries: From materials development to technology innovation – EurekAlert
24 Apr
5:34

Sodium-ion batteries: From materials development to technology innovation – EurekAlert

The driving force of the TRANSITION project is to make a central contribution to a more sustainable energy storage strategy in Germany. The markets for electromobility and stationary energy storage will grow significantly in the course of the energy turnaround and require more energy efficient and powerful storage technologies. Presently, […]

What We Know and Don’t Know About the Fire at an APS Battery Facility – Greentech Media News
24 Apr
5:33

What We Know and Don’t Know About the Fire at an APS Battery Facility – Greentech Media News

No cause has been named for the fire at an Arizona battery facility that sent four firefighters to the hospital Friday. Peoria Fire Department spokesperson Michael Selmer described “an explosion” when the responders tried to check on the battery enclosure, raising questions about whether the batteries or some other equipment […]

Aircraft Battery Market to Witness Growth Acceleration During 2027 – Titan Chronicle
24 Apr
4:02

Aircraft Battery Market to Witness Growth Acceleration During 2027 – Titan Chronicle

The global aviation industry is looking forward towards increasing development of robust and high density aircraft battery that would cater to the airplane battery pack power requirements. Aviation industry is witnessed to make a major shift towards MEA (more electric architecture) for improved and sustainable batteries, which in turn fuels […]

Fastest electric car chargers are waiting for batteries to catch up – The Union Leader
24 Apr
3:20

Fastest electric car chargers are waiting for batteries to catch up – The Union Leader

The viability of electric vehicles depends in part on a manufacturing plant in eastern Australia, where gleaming white cabinets the size of large refrigerators are loaded onto shipping crates. They’re among the most advanced car chargers available, promising to deliver a full tank of juice in minutes. […]

‘Reasons that are still unknown’: Team of 30 experts investigates Surprise battery explosion that injured 9 – AZCentral
24 Apr
3:19

‘Reasons that are still unknown’: Team of 30 experts investigates Surprise battery explosion that injured 9 – AZCentral

Ryan Randazzo Arizona Republic Published 8:58 PM EDT Apr 23, 2019 A team of about 30 experts is investigating the Friday night explosion at a large battery owned by Arizona Public Service Co. that sent eight firefighters and one police officer to hospitals, officials said Tuesday. APS officials answered questions […]

NSW Empowering Homes: Election result means battery loan program win – Energy Matters
23 Apr
11:23

NSW Empowering Homes: Election result means battery loan program win – Energy Matters

Gladys Berejiklian’s Liberal-National Party coalition NSW election triumph on Saturday means the NSW Empowering Homes program will soon offer help to install solar panels and home batteries. No-interest loans of up to $9,000 for battery systems and up to $14,000 for solar-battery systems will be available under the program. Up […]

Storing solar energy with cheaper option to lithium-ion – pvbuzz media
23 Apr
5:55

Storing solar energy with cheaper option to lithium-ion – pvbuzz media

The problem with lithium is that it’s an extremely limited resource, making up less than 0.002 percent of the Earth’s crust. Lithium’s scarcity makes it expensive, and the price will probably go even higher as the global demand for storage keeps rising. Enter sodium. One of the two elements in […]

Vanadium Redox Flow Batteries (VRFB) Market Value chain and stakeholder analysis By 2025 – New Daily Herald
23 Apr
5:53

Vanadium Redox Flow Batteries (VRFB) Market Value chain and stakeholder analysis By 2025 – New Daily Herald

VRFBs store energy by employing vanadium redox (oxidation state) couples, V2+/V3+ in the negative, and V4+/V5+ in the positive half-cells. Vanadium redox couple is chemically active; it gets dissolved in sulfur acid electrolyte solution. The energy and power rating of VRFB are independent of each other. This is a significant […]

GE announces first solar+storage projects since renewable business restructuring – Utility Dive
23 Apr
5:53

GE announces first solar+storage projects since renewable business restructuring – Utility Dive

Dive Brief: GE Renewable Energy announced on April 15 that it reached an agreement with Helios Energy to develop two energy storage systems as part of the Lenox Solar/Energy Storage project in upstate New York.  The hybrid system in Lenox, New York will be installed at the end of the […]

Hochul, Maisel Launch Solar Power & Battery Backup Power Program – Kings County Politics
23 Apr
5:52

Hochul, Maisel Launch Solar Power & Battery Backup Power Program – Kings County Politics

Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Office of Storm Recovery (GOSR) and City Council Member Alan Maisel (D-Bergen Beach, Canarsie, Flatlands, Georgetown, Gerritsen Beach, Marine Park, Mill Basin, Mill Island, Sheepshead Bay) were on hand at the Flatlands Volunteer Ambulance Center in Brooklyn as they announced the launch of the Solar Power and […]