Category Archives: solar batteries lithium

24M Unveils ‘Dual Electrolyte’ Battery Tech to Unlock Higher Energy Density – Greentech Media
15 Jun
2:28

24M Unveils ‘Dual Electrolyte’ Battery Tech to Unlock Higher Energy Density – Greentech Media

Battery materials startup 24M revealed Wednesday that it has developed a “dual electrolyte” architecture that could unlock significant gains in battery performance for electric vehicles. The ongoing effort to improve lithium-ion batteries triggers a game of whack-a-mole, where upping one attribute, like energy density, can disrupt a different operating characteristic, […]

IGL extends bid deadline for solar PV system plus battery tender – pv magazine India
15 Jun
2:13

IGL extends bid deadline for solar PV system plus battery tender – pv magazine India

Bidding is now allowed up to June 20. Bidders are required to submit the respective corrigendum along with the bid, duly signed and stamped. May 30, 2019 Uma Gupta The power output of the solar modules under standard test conditions should be a minimum of 1 Wp. Image: Belectric CNG […]

News – Shutting Down Middle and Blue-collar America – The Heartland Institute
15 Jun
2:00

News – Shutting Down Middle and Blue-collar America – The Heartland Institute

Vocal activists increasingly drive Democrat Party positions across the public policy spectrum. Print, television, social and click-bait media generally support them, while permitting little debate on liberal proposals or their potential ramifications. Even semi-moderate Joe Biden has been pressured into shifting or flipping his positions on abortion, energy, climate change […]

Biden’s Climate Plan Requires a Savvy Response – American Greatness
15 Jun
1:42

Biden’s Climate Plan Requires a Savvy Response – American Greatness

Front running 2020 presidential contender Joe Biden has just released his climate “plan,” claiming that with a $1.7 trillion federal investment, U.S. carbon emissions will reach zero within 30 years. You can say this for Biden—the canny old campaigner isn’t highlighting his climate plan as a cure-all for social injustice. […]

Batteries Not Included – Trade Only Today
15 Jun
12:56

Batteries Not Included – Trade Only Today

Peter Weil on his new Torqeedo-powered catamaran Many owners want dream boats, but few are as determined as Peter Weil. The Tampa, Fla.-based financial planner had been living on a sailing catamaran for years — until two years ago, when an Aquila 44 power cat pulled into a slip beside […]

The long read: China’s battery boom – pv magazine India
15 Jun
12:56

The long read: China’s battery boom – pv magazine India

From the June edition of pv magazine Just as reports are emerging that Tesla and Panasonic may scale back their plans to ramp up output at Gigafactory 1 in Nevada, other manufacturers in East Asia are racing to expand production. Of course, Tesla is not resting on its laurels, as […]

An abandoned mine near Joshua Tree could host a massive hydropower project – Los Angeles Times
14 Jun
1:51

An abandoned mine near Joshua Tree could host a massive hydropower project – Los Angeles Times

When cheap renewable energy floods the power grid — during the middle of the day, for instance, when the sun is shining and electricity demand is low — the companies would pump the water uphill to another mining pit, effectively storing the clean power. Then in the evening, when the […]

To Boost Lithium-Ion Battery Capacity by up to 70%, Add Silicon – IEEE Spectrum
14 Jun
1:17

To Boost Lithium-Ion Battery Capacity by up to 70%, Add Silicon – IEEE Spectrum

Advertisement Editor’s Picks Photo-Illustration: Edmon de Haro There was a time when budding inventors were advised to build a better mousetrap. Nowadays, they’d do rather well to build a better lithium-ion battery. These are what power our phones, laptops, portable power tools, an increasing number of cars, even homes. Some […]

Sungrow to Demonstrate Latest Update of ESS Solutions Portfolio at Australian Energy Storage 2019 – EnerCom Inc.
14 Jun
1:04

Sungrow to Demonstrate Latest Update of ESS Solutions Portfolio at Australian Energy Storage 2019 – EnerCom Inc.

SYDNEY, June 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — As energy storage continues to expand in Australia, the global leading inverter solution supplier for renewables, Sungrow, demonstrated the latest updates to its Energy Storage System (“ESS”) family at Australian Energy Storage 2019 in Sydney, Australia. The Australian energy storage market is estimated to […]

5 Predictions for the Global Energy Storage Market in 2019 – Greentech Media
14 Jun
1:02

5 Predictions for the Global Energy Storage Market in 2019 – Greentech Media

2018 has been a big, yet bumpy, year for the U.S. energy storage market. We’ve seen huge increases in behind-the-meter installations in homes and businesses, but also supply bottlenecks and policy uncertainties that restrained larger-scale battery installations.  How are these trends likely to play out next year?  That’s the topic […]