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GreenBattery replaces dirty generators

[caption id="attachment_12347" align="alignleft" width="282"] Per battery system we decrease the consumption of 62,000 liters of diesel and 159,000 kg of CO2-emissions per year![/caption] Is the GreenBattery of replacing the polluting and noisy (diesel) generators at festivals and construction...

Ice Battery integrates with building cooling system

[caption id="attachment_12305" align="alignleft" width="350"] Ice Battery storage is a commercially-proven and reliable technology. Each ice battery is designed to last 20 years and requires minimal maintenance.[/caption] Over heard about the Ice Battery? This promising energy storage system...

California tests battery sites

[caption id="attachment_12278" align="alignleft" width="350"] One of many battery-system components that, it is hoped, will help California bolster its power grid.[/caption] Utilities have been studying batteries nationwide. But none have moved ahead with the gusto of those in Southern...

Battolyser: the super battery

[caption id="attachment_10795" align="alignleft" width="300"] If this large-scale storage of renewable energy in liquid ammonia succeeds, communities can cover long low wind and solar energy periods[/caption] The Battolyser, which will be used as a super battery in a gas power plant, is becoming...

The Gravity Battery Concept

[caption id="attachment_5718" align="alignleft" width="300"] Green power: Global investments reached USD 300 billion. A relatively large proportion of these billions has been done by emerging countries such as Burundi, Kenya, Honduras, Jordan and Uruguay.[/caption] A gravity battery could be...

Battery 2nd Life project

[caption id="attachment_11976" align="alignleft" width="350"] Vattenfall: Our stated goal is to integrate this battery storage facility into the energy system and to give a large number of similar small local facilities access to the market through electricity trading[/caption] 2nd Life project...

5 trends battery technology

These home battery trends can make our energy future green. We need battery technology to transform fully into a solar economy. The good news is that battery technology and energy storage are also hitting an inflection point. Here are 5 trends shaping the future of battery technology and...

Loss-free Solar Heat Battery

[caption id="attachment_11800" align="alignleft" width="300"] A chemical reaction transfers the absorbed heat into a special system, where it is stored. This system consists of a container that is mostly filled with salt, and a little water.[/caption] Until now, solar heat couldn't be stored...

Orison plug and play home battery system

[caption id="attachment_11634" align="alignleft" width="217"] Orison’s plug in home battery could help homeowners ditch the grid by connecting to an alternative energy source like solar or wind and saving money because of low rate energy prices[/caption] The new Orison plug and play home battery...

Blue Ion Continuum – powerfull home battery

[caption id="attachment_11629" align="alignleft" width="300"] The 8 kWh Blue Ion Continuum battery is a potential game changer: it stores more energy than the 6.4 kilowatt-hour Powerwall and it’s made of better materials[/caption] The new Blue Ion Continuum battery stores more solar energy than...

40% cheaper home battery

[caption id="attachment_11483" align="alignleft" width="300"] Peak shaving software is built-in to the sonnenBatterie pro, adjusting to your usage and rate tariff using self-learning software for optimal results in any facility without changing the way you do business.[/caption] With a home...

Merits Heat Battery Tested

[caption id="attachment_11387" align="alignleft" width="300"] The thermal energy can be stored with a high density while limiting the energy losses to the ambient[/caption] Since May 2016, the Merits prototype of a compact rechargeable heat battery is tested. The test will take the whole...

New German battery: Tesvolt

[caption id="attachment_11204" align="alignleft" width="300"] The Tesvolt storage system is available in six different versions from 10 to 120 kWh which can be combined. For a large-scale storage system with a capacity of 1 MWh, a ready-made container is available at Tesvolt[/caption] The German...

Saltwater Battery gets $ 33 mln

[caption id="attachment_11001" align="alignleft" width="300"] Aquion did come up with a breakthrough saltwater battery. It is environmentally friendly, cost effective and has a life cycle way beyond any other battery: up to 5,000 cycles.[/caption] The development of sustainable saltwater...

LFP or NMC battery?

[caption id="attachment_9030" align="alignleft" width="300"] The LFP battery is still preferred because of its low energy density. But, NMC batteries are slowly taken over because of their higher energy density.[/caption] Batteries are booming business. In the energy world, the Lithium-Iron...

Battery for floating wind park

[caption id="attachment_10777" align="alignleft" width="300"] Battery Batwind stores energy floating wind park[/caption] The world’s first floating wind park, Hywind, offshore Peterhead in Aberdeenshire, after Scotland, will store it's renewable energy in a 1MWh lithium battery. In 2018,...

Please Help these guys making worlds most 'green Blue Battery'

The Blue Battery is an innovative energy storage system that uses only water and table salt to run. It is the cleanest, cheapest and safest battery in the world. Storing electricity from technologies using renewable sources has never been so attractive. Watch the...

Elestor introduces cheap hydrogen bromide flow battery

[caption id="attachment_9530" align="alignleft" width="300"] the working proces of the hydrogen bromine flow battery[/caption] In November 2015, a field trial with local energy storage will start. The hydrogen bromide flow battery (HBr) is a financially attractive battery for the temporary...

Apple is working on a battery that can last for weeks

[caption id="attachment_5797" align="alignleft" width="270"] The patent mentions that the energy could come from "a fuel cartridge which is detachably affixed to the fuel cell system".[/caption] Batteries are the weak point in portable computers and mobile phones. And although batteries have...

Solar flow battery outperforms lithium-iodine batteries +20%

[caption id="attachment_8925" align="alignleft" width="300"] The 20 per cent comes from sunlight, which is captured by a unique solar panel on top of the battery, said Yiying Wu, professor at Ohio State.[/caption] The scientists that revealed the 'world's first solar battery' last year are now,...

Aluminum battery loads in 1 Minute

[caption id="attachment_7242" align="alignleft" width="300"] The aluminium battery can be charged and discharged 7,500 times, without hardly any loss of capacity.[/caption] Researchers at Stanford University have invented an Aluminum Battery that can be recharged in one minute. More...

Green Battery Using Hydro-Pneumatics

[caption id="attachment_7130" align="alignleft" width="300"] The unit efficiently reconverts this compressed air into electricity to provide power or feed the electricity grid.[/caption] The HYPES Battery system developed uses water, air and eco-friendly materials to store, manage and convert,...

Smart Grid Battery: Compressed Air

[caption id="attachment_6358" align="alignleft" width="300"] Adiabatic storage (CAES AA) not only saves electricity but also heat. This would lead up to 70% efficiency[/caption] Have you already heard of Compressed Air to store renewable energy?  Compressed air technology compresses air at...

Smart Grid Battery: Redox Flow Battery

[caption id="attachment_6342" align="alignleft" width="300"] In the redox flow battery, two electrolytes are pumped through a flow reactor[/caption] This article is about the Redox Flow Battery.  In the Redox Flow Battery, two electrolytes are pumped through a flow reactor. The redox-active...

Smart Grid Battery: Lithium-ion Battery

[caption id="attachment_6337" align="alignleft" width="300"] A lot of research has been done trying to improve the performance by new Li-ion anode-cathode combinations that are increasing 2.5 times the energy density[/caption] The energy storage market is blossoming. Because we need renewable...