ORNL, Solid Power Sign Exclusive License for Lithium-Sulfur Battery Tech

The Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory and Solid Power Inc. of Louisville, Colo., have signed an exclusive agreement licensing lithium-sulfur materials for next-generation batteries. The company licensed a portfolio of ORNL patents relating .. more

Saft to Supply on-Board Battery Systems for SNCF’s French Fleet of TER Trains

Saft has signed an on-board battery system replacement contract valued at around €4 million with SNCF, France’s national state-owned railway operator. In its largest single contract with a European railway operator for the past 10 y.. more

LG Chem Li-ion Batteries Revive Duke Energy’s Retired Coal Plant

Duke Energy, LG Chem and Greensmith are bringing new technology to the site of a 1952 retired coal plant, announcing the completion of a 2MW battery-based energy storage system designed to increase reliability and stability on the electric power grid. The fast-response .. more

Sonnenbatterie's Li-ion Battery Solutions Approved for HERO Financing Program

Sonnenbatterie’s residential and commercial intuitive energy storage management solutions are approved products for the Home Energy Renovation Opportunity (HERO) financing program. Sonnenbatterie manufactures lithium-ion energy storag.. more

RES About to Complete Two Grid-scale Energy Storage Projects in the Chicago Area

Renewable Energy Systems Americas Inc. (RES), a company focusing on development and construction of wind, solar, transmission, and energy storage projects in North America, announced substantial completion of the Jake Energy Storage Center and Elwood Energy Stora.. more

Saft Presents Innovative Cold Weather Energy Storage System in Arctic Alaska

Saft has delivered its Intensium® Max+ 20M containerized Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) with innovative “Cold Temperature Package” on schedule during Q3 2015, to Kotzebue Electric Association Inc. (KEA), an electric cooperative based i.. more

9th Annual Storage Week

The storage market is expected to grow to $10B by 2018. California utilities are currently negotiating contracts for hundreds of megawatts of storage projects, the PJM fast regulation market is driving development of numerous large-scale projects, and many other states, cou.. more