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There is no doubt that Australia is going to be at the leading edge of battery storage, due to the huge number of solar panels already on household rooftops, high electricity costs (particularly network charges), and excellent solar resources.
Date: 06/05/2015
Type: News
Technologies: Energy Storage
Kodiak Island in southern Alaska is powered 99.7 percent by hydro and wind.
Date: 05/26/2015
Type: News
Technologies: Energy Storage
Axiom Exergy has created the Refrigeration Battery, which enables facilities to store cooling for later use, thereby transforming their refrigeration systems into large-scale, cloud-connected, smart energy-storage resources.
Date: 04/27/2015
Type: News
Technologies: Energy Storage
Global installed revenue for the energy storage enabling technology (ESET) market is expected to grow from $605.8 million in 2015 to $21.5 billion in 2024, according to Navigant Research.
Date: 04/02/2015
Type: News
Technologies: Energy Storage
California's electrical grid has a problem -- a nice problem, but a problem nonetheless: The state often has too much power.
Date: 03/31/2015
Type: Article
Technologies: Energy Storage
In partnership with the Société d'Exploitation de la Tour Eiffel, UGE International Ltd. has installed two on-site wind turbines at the Eiffel Tower as part of a high-profile renovation and upgrade to the first floor of the monument.
Date: 02/25/2015
Type: News
Technologies: Energy Storage
At this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, the big theme was the "Internet of things" -- the idea that everything in the human environment could be equipped with sensors and processors that can exchange data.
Date: 02/23/2015
Type: News
Technologies: Energy Storage
A new HVDC line will let Europe store more wind energy in Norway’s hydropower system
Date: 10/28/2014
Type: Article
Technologies: Energy Storage
Amprius, a startup working on a new type of long-lasting lithium-ion batteries for laptops and electric vehicles, has started to sell its batteries for use in portable electronics.
Date: 01/10/2014
Type: News
Technologies: Batteries, Energy Storage
Hydrobee Lets You Charge A Battery From A Fast-Flowing River To Juice Up USB Devices Off-Grid.
Date: 11/22/2013
Type: News

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