Siemens and LG Chem Plan Collaboration on Battery Storage Systems

Siemens and LG Chem have agreed to collaborate more closely on project development and marketing of industrial battery storage systems, and have signed a memorandum of understanding to this effect. With this collaboration, the companies are responding to the growing demand f.. more

Panasonic-Backed Tokai University Team Wins Carrera Solar Atacama 2014 in Chile

A team from Tokai University in Japan won the Carrera Solar Atacama 2014, South America's biggest solar car race, with a solar car that was powered by Panasonic's HIT® solar modules and high-capacity lithium-ion batteries. T.. more

PaR Systems Subsidiary Awarded UK Contract for Lithium-Ion Battery Charging and Storage Systems

PaR Systems, Inc., a global provider of aerospace manufacturing, material handling, automation, and robotic solutions, announced that its subsidiary, Marine Systems Technology Ltd. (MST), has been awarded a contract by Thales UK to design, test, and supply Lithium-.. more

Energy Storage Australia 2014 concluded successfully

The Australian Energy Storage Council participated in the Energy Storage Australia 2014. Over 150 delegates from 60+ companies gathered together and discussed about the future of energy storage market in Australia, and the current barriers. The event was organized b.. more

Saft Strethens its Leadership in Advanced Primary Lithium Cells

Saft, the world’s large designer and manufacturer of advanced technology batteries for industry, has made three important developments to reinforce the market leadership of its lithium manganese dioxide (Li-MnO2) primary cells for smart metering, alarms & security, .. more

Lithium-ion Batteries to Reduce Cost and Save Energy for Telecom Tower Companies

Telecom tower companies are increasingly installing lithium-ion batteries for uninterrupted power supplies to their towers, with Reliance Jio Infocomm a key adopter of this longer-lasting and cost-effective power storage technology that is also friendlier to the environment c.. more

Taiwan’s NCKU Research Team Developed Next-Generation Magnesium Batteries

A research team at National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), Taiwan, is developing next-generation magnesium batteries to replace lithium batteries. The new batteries could be more stable than lithium batteries as well as have higher capacity. Led by Prof. Fei-Yi Hu.. more