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Energy Storage Project in Jordan

Energy Storage Project in Jordan

Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 22, 2020
Neutron Diffraction Used for the First Time to Improve Batteries

Neutron Diffraction Used for the First Time to Improve Batteries

The first battery innovation project in Europe using hi-tech neutron diffraction techniques has been launched in Spain under the Consortium for Battery Innovation's new technical program.
External Company Press Release
Finalists Announced for 2019 R&D 100 Awards

Finalists Announced for 2019 R&D 100 Awards

Finalists for the venerable R&D 100 Awards have been announced by R&D World magazine and its new parent company, WTWH Media, LLC.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 21, 2020
Potassium-Driven Rechargeable Batteries

Potassium-Driven Rechargeable Batteries

Our modern lifestyle would be immensely different without rechargeable batteries. Owing to their low-cost, recyclable technology, these batteries are used in most portable electronic devices, electric and hybrid vehicles, and renewable power generation systems. And why shouldn't they be?
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 20, 2020
A Breath of Fresh Air for Longer-Running Batteries

A Breath of Fresh Air for Longer-Running Batteries

Researchers are improving the performance of lithium-air batteries, bringing us closer to electric cars that can use oxygen to run longer before they need to recharge.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 17, 2020
Smart Materials Replace Components: A New $200 Billion Business

Smart Materials Replace Components: A New $200 Billion Business

Here come previously impossible devices and structures. The new IDTechEx report, "Smart Material Opportunities in Structural Electronics 2020-2030" analyses and forecasts a remarkable $200 billion materials opportunity by making dumb structures smart.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 17, 2020
100MW of Grid Energy Storage Projects in Northern Ireland

100MW of Grid Energy Storage Projects in Northern Ireland

The 100MW of energy storage will comprise two 50MW projects located in Drumkee, County Tyrone and Mullavilly, County Armagh. The two projects, which are currently under construction, are the largest projects to date in Northern Ireland and are expected to derive revenue from the new Irish "Delivering a Secure Sustainable Electricity System" program.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 16, 2020
Rolls-Royce Takes Majority Holding in Power Storage Specialist

Rolls-Royce Takes Majority Holding in Power Storage Specialist

The joint development work on a range of storage solutions in recent months has shown that the two companies are an excellent fit.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 15, 2020
Low Cost Battery Technology For Extreme Fast Charging and Long Range

Low Cost Battery Technology For Extreme Fast Charging and Long Range

Enevate announced its new 4th generation technology optimized for high volume commercialization and manufacturing at gigafactory scale.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 14, 2020
10 Puerto Rican Schools Receive Resilient Microgrids

10 Puerto Rican Schools Receive Resilient Microgrids

Many of the schools that received microgrid systems were without power for six months after the hurricanes. Four hundred faculty members and 3,600 students were impacted by this project and now have access to clean, resilient power if future severe weather events or grid outages occur.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 13, 2020
Newly Updated Report from IDTechEx "Electric Trucks 2020-2030"

Newly Updated Report from IDTechEx "Electric Trucks 2020-2030"

IDTechEx Technology Analyst Dr David Wyatt has recently published a report update "Electric Truck 2020-2030", focusing on electrification in the medium and heavy-duty truck markets, providing a comprehensive set of market forecasts.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 13, 2020
IBM and Daimler use Quantum Computer to Develop Next-Gen Batteries

IBM and Daimler use Quantum Computer to Develop Next-Gen Batteries

Electric vehicles have an Achilles heel: the capacity and speed-of-charging of their batteries. A quantum computing breakthrough by researchers at IBM and Daimler AG, the parent company of Mercedes-Benz, could help tackle this challenge.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 9, 2020
World's First SemiSolid Lithium-ion Battery System

World's First SemiSolid Lithium-ion Battery System

Kyocera Corporation and 24M announced today that Kyocera has formally launched its residential energy storage system, Enerezza, the world's first system built using 24M's novel SemiSolid electrode manufacturing process. In addition, Kyocera has extended its commitment to 24M's unique manufacturing platform with plans to start full-scale mass production in the fall of 2020.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 8, 2020
Toyota to Build Prototype City of the Future

Toyota to Build Prototype City of the Future

Toyota has revealed plans to build a prototype "city" of the future on a 175-acre site at the base of Mt. Fuji in Japan. Called the Woven City, it will be a fully connected ecosystem powered by hydrogen fuel cells.
External Company Press Release
Flexitricity Partners with Gresham House to Optimise Revenue

Flexitricity Partners with Gresham House to Optimise Revenue

Flexible energy specialist Flexitricity has partnered with Gresham House Energy Storage Fund plc, the listed Investment Trust managed by Gresham House Asset Management, to optimise 20MW of their flexible energy portfolio.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 6, 2020
World's Most Efficient Lithium-Sulfur Battery

World's Most Efficient Lithium-Sulfur Battery

Imagine having access to a battery, which has the potential to power your phone for five continuous days, or enable an electric vehicle to drive more than 1000km without needing to "refuel".
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 3, 2020
Aqueous Lithium-Ion Battery Improves Safety, Performance

Aqueous Lithium-Ion Battery Improves Safety, Performance

As the lithium-ion batteries that power most phones, laptops, and electric vehicles become increasingly fast-charging and high-performing, they also grow increasingly expensive and flammable.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 2, 2020
All‐Solid‐State Printed Bipolar Li-S Batteries

All‐Solid‐State Printed Bipolar Li-S Batteries

Ultrahigh‐capacity and fire‐resistant batteries have been developed. The new battery has improved both the performance and safety of the "lithium-sulfur batteries," which have much larger capacities than commercialized lithium ion batteries, thus is easy to manufacture via the printing process.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Dec 31, 2019
Volkswagen Lets its Charging Robots Loose

Volkswagen Lets its Charging Robots Loose

Volkswagen provides a glimpse into the future in which the search for charging stations for electric cars comes to an end. Volkswagen Group Components' mobile charging robot takes over this task - and drives to the electric car completely autonomously.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Dec 30, 2019
First Long Duration, Liquid Air Energy Storage System in the US

First Long Duration, Liquid Air Energy Storage System in the US

Highview Power Storage and Encore Renewable Energy jointly announced plans to develop the United States' first long duration, liquid air energy storage system. This facility will be a minimum of 50MW, provide in excess of eight hours of storage and will be located in northern Vermont.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 22, 2020
Neutron Diffraction Used for the First Time to Improve Batteries

Neutron Diffraction Used for the First Time to Improve Batteries

The first battery innovation project in Europe using hi-tech neutron diffraction techniques has been launched in Spain under the Consortium for Battery Innovation's new technical program.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 21, 2020
Potassium-Driven Rechargeable Batteries

Potassium-Driven Rechargeable Batteries

Our modern lifestyle would be immensely different without rechargeable batteries. Owing to their low-cost, recyclable technology, these batteries are used in most portable electronic devices, electric and hybrid vehicles, and renewable power generation systems. And why shouldn't they be?
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 17, 2020
Smart Materials Replace Components: A New $200 Billion Business

Smart Materials Replace Components: A New $200 Billion Business

Here come previously impossible devices and structures. The new IDTechEx report, "Smart Material Opportunities in Structural Electronics 2020-2030" analyses and forecasts a remarkable $200 billion materials opportunity by making dumb structures smart.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 16, 2020
Rolls-Royce Takes Majority Holding in Power Storage Specialist

Rolls-Royce Takes Majority Holding in Power Storage Specialist

The joint development work on a range of storage solutions in recent months has shown that the two companies are an excellent fit.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 14, 2020
10 Puerto Rican Schools Receive Resilient Microgrids

10 Puerto Rican Schools Receive Resilient Microgrids

Many of the schools that received microgrid systems were without power for six months after the hurricanes. Four hundred faculty members and 3,600 students were impacted by this project and now have access to clean, resilient power if future severe weather events or grid outages occur.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 13, 2020
IBM and Daimler use Quantum Computer to Develop Next-Gen Batteries

IBM and Daimler use Quantum Computer to Develop Next-Gen Batteries

Electric vehicles have an Achilles heel: the capacity and speed-of-charging of their batteries. A quantum computing breakthrough by researchers at IBM and Daimler AG, the parent company of Mercedes-Benz, could help tackle this challenge.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 8, 2020
Toyota to Build Prototype City of the Future

Toyota to Build Prototype City of the Future

Toyota has revealed plans to build a prototype "city" of the future on a 175-acre site at the base of Mt. Fuji in Japan. Called the Woven City, it will be a fully connected ecosystem powered by hydrogen fuel cells.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 6, 2020
World's Most Efficient Lithium-Sulfur Battery

World's Most Efficient Lithium-Sulfur Battery

Imagine having access to a battery, which has the potential to power your phone for five continuous days, or enable an electric vehicle to drive more than 1000km without needing to "refuel".
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 2, 2020
All‐Solid‐State Printed Bipolar Li-S Batteries

All‐Solid‐State Printed Bipolar Li-S Batteries

Ultrahigh‐capacity and fire‐resistant batteries have been developed. The new battery has improved both the performance and safety of the "lithium-sulfur batteries," which have much larger capacities than commercialized lithium ion batteries, thus is easy to manufacture via the printing process.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Dec 30, 2019
First Long Duration, Liquid Air Energy Storage System in the US

First Long Duration, Liquid Air Energy Storage System in the US

Highview Power Storage and Encore Renewable Energy jointly announced plans to develop the United States' first long duration, liquid air energy storage system. This facility will be a minimum of 50MW, provide in excess of eight hours of storage and will be located in northern Vermont.
External Company Press Release
Finalists Announced for 2019 R&D 100 Awards

Finalists Announced for 2019 R&D 100 Awards

Finalists for the venerable R&D 100 Awards have been announced by R&D World magazine and its new parent company, WTWH Media, LLC.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 20, 2020
A Breath of Fresh Air for Longer-Running Batteries

A Breath of Fresh Air for Longer-Running Batteries

Researchers are improving the performance of lithium-air batteries, bringing us closer to electric cars that can use oxygen to run longer before they need to recharge.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 17, 2020
100MW of Grid Energy Storage Projects in Northern Ireland

100MW of Grid Energy Storage Projects in Northern Ireland

The 100MW of energy storage will comprise two 50MW projects located in Drumkee, County Tyrone and Mullavilly, County Armagh. The two projects, which are currently under construction, are the largest projects to date in Northern Ireland and are expected to derive revenue from the new Irish "Delivering a Secure Sustainable Electricity System" program.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 15, 2020
Low Cost Battery Technology For Extreme Fast Charging and Long Range

Low Cost Battery Technology For Extreme Fast Charging and Long Range

Enevate announced its new 4th generation technology optimized for high volume commercialization and manufacturing at gigafactory scale.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 13, 2020
Newly Updated Report from IDTechEx "Electric Trucks 2020-2030"

Newly Updated Report from IDTechEx "Electric Trucks 2020-2030"

IDTechEx Technology Analyst Dr David Wyatt has recently published a report update "Electric Truck 2020-2030", focusing on electrification in the medium and heavy-duty truck markets, providing a comprehensive set of market forecasts.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 9, 2020
World's First SemiSolid Lithium-ion Battery System

World's First SemiSolid Lithium-ion Battery System

Kyocera Corporation and 24M announced today that Kyocera has formally launched its residential energy storage system, Enerezza, the world's first system built using 24M's novel SemiSolid electrode manufacturing process. In addition, Kyocera has extended its commitment to 24M's unique manufacturing platform with plans to start full-scale mass production in the fall of 2020.
External Company Press Release
Flexitricity Partners with Gresham House to Optimise Revenue

Flexitricity Partners with Gresham House to Optimise Revenue

Flexible energy specialist Flexitricity has partnered with Gresham House Energy Storage Fund plc, the listed Investment Trust managed by Gresham House Asset Management, to optimise 20MW of their flexible energy portfolio.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Jan 3, 2020
Aqueous Lithium-Ion Battery Improves Safety, Performance

Aqueous Lithium-Ion Battery Improves Safety, Performance

As the lithium-ion batteries that power most phones, laptops, and electric vehicles become increasingly fast-charging and high-performing, they also grow increasingly expensive and flammable.
Advanced Batteries & Energy Storage Research
Dec 31, 2019
Volkswagen Lets its Charging Robots Loose

Volkswagen Lets its Charging Robots Loose

Volkswagen provides a glimpse into the future in which the search for charging stations for electric cars comes to an end. Volkswagen Group Components' mobile charging robot takes over this task - and drives to the electric car completely autonomously.
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