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Lead acid and Li ion projects shortlisted for top energy storage award Energy Storage Journal

Lead acid and Li ion projects shortlisted for top energy storage award

  Two eye-catching finalists in this year’s Outstanding Project category of the Intersolar Europe Smarter E Award announced on May 11 were a deep-cycle lead acid microgrid in Africa and…

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Name change signals vertical integration goal after VRFB buy out Energy Storage Journal

Name change signals vertical integration goal after VRFB buy out

  Battery materials and electrolyte producer Stina Resources announced on May 1 it had completed the purchase of all the outstanding assets of vanadium redox flow battery maker Gildemeister Energy Storage,…

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New mini-grid association sets goal of 100% electrification of Africa Energy Storage Journal

New mini-grid association sets goal of 100% electrification of Africa

  The Africa Mini-grid Developers Association, the continent’s first trade association dedicated to microgrids, was officially established on April 13 in Kenya. The association aims to provide a unified voice…

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Battery storage will struggle to meet all low carbon future demands Energy Storage Journal

Battery storage will struggle to meet all low carbon future demands

  Electrochemical storage will have a vital role to play in the future low carbon economy in behind the meter and renewable energy integration applications, Nigel Holmes, CEO of the…

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Confidence grows in energy storage as VC funding hits $299 million in Q1 Energy Storage Journal

Confidence grows in energy storage as VC funding hits $299 million in Q1

Investment in battery storage companies rose more than 400% in the first quarter of the year compared to the same time last year, according to clean energy communications and consulting…

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NEC to supply 20MW ESS to Ørsted for grid stabilization Energy Storage Journal

NEC to supply 20MW ESS to Ørsted for grid stabilization

Danish renewable energy firm Ørsted, formally known as Dong Energy, announced on April 25 it is to install a 20MW lithium ion energy storage system in the UK after signing…

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