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LG home battery

[caption id="attachment_14881" align="alignleft" width="300"] Customers can now enhance the benefits of their residential solar systems by using our batteries to maximize consumption of solar energy, and to use the batteries as a dependable source of energy during grid...

Piko Home Battery System

[caption id="attachment_12727" align="alignleft" width="350"] The complete sys­tem con­sists a bat­tery in­verter (PIKO BA) the bat­tery (PIKO Bat­tery) and accessoires (PIKO BA Sen­sor and PIKO BA Backup Unit).[/caption] The Piko Home Battery System is not new. But its approved, smart and it...

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 – powerful 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...

Proton battery runs on carbon and water

[caption id="attachment_14922" align="alignleft" width="300"] RMIT research Proton Battery[/caption] Most of your everyday electronics run off of lithium batteries — you know, the ones that you can never seem to find in your drawer when the remote is dead? Yet the days of the double-A may be...

IKEA sells home batteries

[caption id="attachment_13731" align="alignleft" width="350"] Ikea partner Solarcentury has an online calculator that gives savings estimate based on your postcode[/caption] IKEA has been started selling home batteries through its home warehouses in the UK. For this purpose, the company...

IceBattery integrates with building cooling system

[caption id="attachment_13740" align="alignleft" width="270"] IceBattery 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 IceBattery? California-based Ice Energy inked an...

Harvard new nontoxic Battery

[caption id="attachment_12733" align="alignleft" width="350"] By modifying the structures of molecules used in the positive and negative electrolyte solutions, and making them water soluble, the Harvard team was able to engineer a battery that loses only one percent of its capacity per 1000...

Stanford: Cheap Battery with Urine

[caption id="attachment_10244" align="alignleft" width="300"] Festivals encourage the donation of urine. It could be also used for batteries according to Standford University[/caption] Researchers at Stanford University have developed an inexpensive battery for renewable energy. This is done by...

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...

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...

xStorage home energy storage

[caption id="attachment_11966" align="alignleft" width="350"] Eaton and Nissan said that, unlike Powerwall, xStorage will include professional installation and all requisite extras, such as cables.[/caption] Nissan and Eaton make home energy storage reliable and affordable to everyone with...

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...

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...

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...

Supersola plug&play PV for St Maarten

[caption id="attachment_13854" align="alignleft" width="300"] Supersola plug and play solar panels crowdfunding action for the Island of St. Maarten[/caption] Supersola launched a crowdfunding action for power supply on Sint Maarten via plug-and-play solar panels. Sint Maarten is heavily...

Solar energy for engines 24/7

[caption id="attachment_1334" align="alignleft" width="225"] André Broessel's Rawlemon: spherical glass solar device charger[/caption] Solar energy will soon be running engines 24/7 Just as Thomas Edison said in 1931: "There's enough solar energy hitting the earth every hour to replace all energy...

Open Energi Dynamic Demand Saves

[caption id="attachment_11652" align="alignleft" width="300"] Open Energi Dynamic Demand Saves. This means we can make better use of our existing infrastructure and deliver massive savings for bill payers.[/caption] Open Energi is making our energy smarter and cheaper with Dynamic Demand....

Saint-Gobain ‘powers down’. Savings: £165,000

[caption id="attachment_11642" align="alignleft" width="300"] Saint-Gobain celebrated 350 year and saved that winter £165,000[/caption] Saint-Gobain UK and Ireland saved with demand response firmly in electricity costs. Three times good gambling saved Saint-Gobain £ 165,000 (€ 230,000 at the...

SmartestEnergy Triad Alerting Service Saves Tons

[caption id="attachment_11648" align="alignleft" width="300"] SmartestEnergy offers a Triad alerting service which highlighted two of the three Triad periods last winter as “very likely” candidates which gave customers forewarning to take action if possible to optimize their...

Dutch Hybrid alternative for the Tesla PowerWall

[caption id="attachment_9830" align="alignleft" width="300"] Hybrid Energy claims to offer a battery which is safer, more circular, more modular and cheaper than the PowerWall[/caption] How incredible would it be to use your own generated solar or wind power whenever you want. Or sell if you don’t...

5 questions about the Tesla PowerWall

[caption id="attachment_9825" align="alignleft" width="300"] Tesla Powerwall Explained in 5 questions[/caption] Tesla introduced its home battery. The Tesla PowerWall is a battery that hangs on the wall. What can we expect from this energy storage system? (more…)...

TRENDING RENEWABLE ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES AND INITIATIVES

[caption id="attachment_8587" align="alignleft" width="300"] Even the Pope is getting 'green'[/caption] Trending renewable energy technologies and initiatives. It's an exciting time to work in renewable energy. On a daily basis, we hear about new developments, ground-breaking innovations and...