Tesla gets gig to build world’s largest lithium ESS project

Tesla gets gig to build world’s largest lithium ESS project Energy Storage Journal

  North American firm Tesla confirmed on July 6 that it will manufacturer the powerpacks for the world’s biggest lithium-ion energy storage system, which will be built in Australia, at…

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Residential storage plus solar to match grid power within a decade

Residential storage plus solar to match grid power within a decade Energy Storage Journal

  A study by researchers at Imperial College London published on July 10 found that residential storage connected to PV will be financially comparable to grid-supplied power by 2030. The…

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Leclanché overcomes rocky patch with new board members and growth strategy

Leclanché overcomes rocky patch with new board members and growth strategy Energy Storage Journal

  Leclanché, the Swiss-based energy storage company, announced a new growth plan and the appointment of three new members to its board of directors during its annual general meeting on…

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Gulf Power launches battery storage research project

Gulf Power launches battery storage research project Energy Storage Journal

  Gulf Power launched a new research project to evaluate a 250 kW/1MW/h Tesla Powerpack lithium-ion industrial energy storage system on July 12. Through its parent company, Southern Company, Gulf…

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European and US firms create global energy storage joint venture

European and US firms create global energy storage joint venture Energy Storage Journal

July 28, 2017: A joint venture between two of the world’s leading energy storage integrators — AES’ Advancion and Siemen’s Siestorage — will create a global technology and services company…

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China finally recognizes energy storage as a key future strategy

China finally recognizes energy storage as a key future strategy Energy Storage Journal

  Lithium-ion and lead-acid will form the backbone of China’s energy storage market growth, according to a white paper by the not-for profit China Energy Storage Alliance in July. For…

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Black & Veatch microgrid to deliver US technology centre

Black & Veatch microgrid to deliver US technology centre Energy Storage Journal

              Microgrid firm Black & Veatch announced on July 13 it had been charged with delivering a hybrid system for the Shell Technology Center…

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Aggreko bids to leapfrog ESS competitors with £40 million Younicos buy-out

Aggreko bids to leapfrog ESS competitors with £40 million Younicos buy-out Energy Storage Journal

Aggreko, the UK power generation supply company, is aiming to leapfrog its competitors in the energy storage sector with the buy-out of German energy storage company Younicos on July 3.…

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