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20MW/80MWh more battery storage scheduled for California 150 150 Energy Storage Journal

20MW/80MWh more battery storage scheduled for California

August 6, 2020: Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems has been awarded a 20MW/80MWh battery storage project in California by energy storage joint venture Hecate Grid, the company said on July 29.…

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Clarios names Mark Wallace as president and CEO 150 150 Energy Storage Journal

Clarios names Mark Wallace as president and CEO

May 28, 2020: Clarios, the largest lead battery maker in the world, named Mark Wallace as its new CEO and president on May 18. Wallace has joined from Dana Incorporated,…

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Vistra plans addition to Moss Landing in ‘largest battery of its kind in the world’ 150 150 Energy Storage Journal

Vistra plans addition to Moss Landing in ‘largest battery of its kind in the world’

May 28, 2020: Vistra announced on May 19 that it plans to expand the size of the battery energy storage systems at its power plant site in Moss Landing, California.…

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Largest V2G project in world starts in Italy 150 150 Energy Storage Journal

Largest V2G project in world starts in Italy

May 28, 2020: Work has begun in Turin, Italy on the largest vehicle-to-grid project in the world, partners Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) and Engie EPS said on May 20. The…

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Trump executive order seen as potential setback for energy storage industry 150 150 Energy Storage Journal

Trump executive order seen as potential setback for energy storage industry

May 28, 2020: An executive order signed by US president Donald Trump on May 1 paving the way for a ban on the import or acquisition of ‘bulk-power system electric…

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Vattenfall and Northvolt test new storage system 150 150 Energy Storage Journal

Vattenfall and Northvolt test new storage system

May 28. 2020: Swedish power firm Vattenfall and battery cell and systems maker Northvolt are to trial a new mobile storage system by Northvolt before launching it on the market,…

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Key Capture Energy adds three new staff, takes on four interns 150 150 Energy Storage Journal

Key Capture Energy adds three new staff, takes on four interns

May 28, 2020: Energy storage provider Key Capture Energy on May 27 announced it had appointed Ken Rush as director of technology, Emma Johnson manager of market analysis and Andrew…

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Bill Johnson retires as CEO of PG&E as Corporation resolves Chapter 11 150 150 Energy Storage Journal

Bill Johnson retires as CEO of PG&E as Corporation resolves Chapter 11

May 28, 2020: Pacific Gas & Electric announced mid-May that its chief executive officer and president, Bill Johnson, was to retire on June 30. This is likely to be after…

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End of line for coal generation in Hawaii when KES project comes on line 150 150 Energy Storage Journal

End of line for coal generation in Hawaii when KES project comes on line

May 28, 2020: Plus Power, a developer of utility-scale battery storage projects, announced on May 26 that its 185MW/565MWh Kapolei Energy Storage project had been selected by the Hawaiian Electric…

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Exide up for sale as North American business enters third Chapter 11 150 150 Energy Storage Journal

Exide up for sale as North American business enters third Chapter 11

May 28, 2020: Exide Technologies announced on May 19 that it is to be split up. The North American business will be separated from its EMEA/Asia-Pacific operation and each are…

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