Acquisition of Seeo Accelerates Bosch’s Steps toward Innovative Battery for EVs

World-industry leader Bosch is debuting a new battery technology for electric vehicles that might be available in five years as it acquired the U.S. start-up Seeo Inc. founded in Hayward, California. Bosch will combine Seeo’s electromo.. more

S&C to Build a 7MW Energy Storage System in Ohio

S&C Electric Company has been awarded a new project by Half Moon Ventures (HMV) to supply and build a 7 MW energy storage facility. The project will be located in Minster, Ohio and is being built in conjunction with the local municipal utility, the Village of .. more

Samsung SDI to Showcase “Mega E” the Commercial ESS Solution at Solar Power International 2015

Samsung SDI will make the debut for its new energy storage system (ESS) platform called “Mega E” at Solar Power International (SPI) 2015. “Mega E” is one of the world’s highest energy MW platforms for l.. more

Panasonic and Tesla Get Ready for Battery Fight in Europe

Panasonic Corp., which produces the lithium-ion batteries for Tesla Motors Inc.’s cars, will begin selling batteries that power homes in Europe. It will start out with Germany because this is where people are given greater incentives to switch to solar-generated ele.. more

Saft America Signs Li-ion Stop-Star Battery Technology Development Contract with USABC

Saft America has received a competitively bid, $6.13 million award from the United States Advanced Battery Consortium LLC (USABC) in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for 12-volt stop-start battery technology development. The contract i.. more

Samsung SDI Unveils 500Wh Battery Pack for E-bike

Samsung SDI unveiled an e-bike battery pack that can run for 100 km with a single battery charge at the Eurobike 2015 on August 26 in Friedrichshafen, Germany. The company also showcased its various lithium-ion battery technologies for electr.. more

GE to Supply a 30MW Battery Solution to California

GE has signed a supply agreement with Coachella Energy Storage Partners (CESP) to offer a 30-MW battery energy storage system. The 30MW battery solution will be delivered as part of CESP’s supply contract with the Imperial Irrigation District (IID) .. more