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Utah utility reveals largest battery demand response system in the US 150 150 Energy Storage Journal

Utah utility reveals largest battery demand response system in the US

September 6, 2019: US utility Rocky Mountain Power revealed what it says is the largest residential battery demand response solution in the US on August 28, a solar-powered storage system…

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Cummins and UC San Diego work on lithium second-life 150 150 Energy Storage Journal

Cummins and UC San Diego work on lithium second-life

September 6, 2019: Cummins, the power and energy provider, announced on August 27 in a multi-year partnership with the University of California San Diego and its battery validation lab to analyze…

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Westwater Resources announces milestone achievement in battery graphite 150 150 Energy Storage Journal

Westwater Resources announces milestone achievement in battery graphite

September 6, 2019: Westwater Resources, an energy materials development company, announced in early August that testing of its ULTRA-PMG (purified micronized graphite) product by a major battery manufacturer has resulted in…

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Faraday Institution awards a further £55m for energy storage research 150 150 Energy Storage Journal

Faraday Institution awards a further £55m for energy storage research

September 6, 2019: The Faraday Institution announced on September 4 that it will award up to £55 million ($68 million) to five UK-based consortia to conduct research to make step…

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Asia-Pacific set to be largest market for ESS software platforms 150 150 Energy Storage Journal

Asia-Pacific set to be largest market for ESS software platforms

September 6, 2019: The Asia-Pacific region is set to be the largest market for energy storage software platforms in the next decade, worth $10.7 billion, a report released on August…

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East Penn buys lithium battery manufacturer Navitas Systems 150 150 Energy Storage Journal

East Penn buys lithium battery manufacturer Navitas Systems

August 22, 2019: Lead battery manufacturing giant East Penn announced on August 16 it had bought a majority interest in lithium battery firm Navitas Systems. East Penn says the move…

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NEC to install more than 20MW in six energy storage projects 150 150 Energy Storage Journal

NEC to install more than 20MW in six energy storage projects

August 22, 2019: NEC will install more than 20MW in six municipal energy storage projects in New England, the energy storage company announced on August 19. The projects follow the…

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SolarEdge hires new COO and acting CEO 150 150 Energy Storage Journal

SolarEdge hires new COO and acting CEO

August 22, 2019: Global energy firm SolarEdge appointed Uri Bechor as chief operating officer on August 20,  Uri Bechor joined from Flextronics International, where as senior vice president global operations,…

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PowerGen buys Rafiki Power to boost micro-grid offering in Africa 150 150 Energy Storage Journal

PowerGen buys Rafiki Power to boost micro-grid offering in Africa

August 22, 2019: Micro utility developer PowerGen Renewable Energy bought Rafiki Power, the off-grid specialist arm of European energy giant E.On, on August 19. The acquisition combines two leading micro-grid…

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Syncarpha and ENGIE in unique project financing arrangement 150 150 Energy Storage Journal

Syncarpha and ENGIE in unique project financing arrangement

August 22, 2019: Energy giant ENGIE Storage is to supply and operate a 19MW/38MWh combined solar-plus-storage portfolio comprising six sites in Massachusetts, the firm announced on July 30. The portfolio…

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