EnerPlex™ Products Win Four 2015 Red Dot Awards

Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc., a developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art, flexible thin-film photovoltaic modules integrated into the company's EnerPlex™ series of consumer products, announced that four of the company’s EnerPlex products won Red .. more

Ideal Power and LG Chem Coordinate to Sell Commercial Energy Storage Solutions

Ideal Power Inc. will enter into a multi-year alliance with LG Chem Ltd., coordinating to market and sell LG Chem's lithium-ion batteries and Ideal Power's power conversion systems (PCS) for commercial demand charge reduction and microgrid applications. I.. more

Saft to Supply Lithium Cells for Electricity Meters in China, Indian and Taiwan

Saft has won contracts to supply around five million of its Eternacell branded primary lithium cells to leading OEMs for electricity metering projects in China, India and Taiwan. The contracts represent a significant commercial breakthrough f.. more

XALT Energy to Supply Lithium Battery to Chinese Bus Manufacturer, HK Group

XALT Energy, LLC (XALT), a developer and manufacturer of lithium-ion batteries, has signed a global exclusive agreement, valued at more than US$1 billion, with Hybrid Kinetic Group "HK Group" of China for the supply of its Lithium Titanate (LT.. more

Power Battery and Energy Storage System to Take Center Stage in 2015

The rise of the urban population in different countries stimulates energy demand day by day. Overall cylindrical battery demand will increase 32% YoY from 882 million to 1171 million (figure 1); energy storage market will also grow from 40MWh in 2010 to 1850MWh in 2020 (C.. more

Panasonic's Lithium Primary Batteries Mounted in the Asteroid Explorer "Hayabusa2"

Panasonic’s lithium primary batteries have been mounted in the asteroid explorer “Hayabusa2” launched on December 3, 2014. Three models of BR series cylindrical-type lithium primary batteries (BR-A, BR-1/2AA, and BR-C.. more

Saft to Supply Lithium-Ion Battery Systems to Remote Japanese Island

Saft, a global enterprise in the design, development and manufacture of high-tech batteries for industry, has been awarded its first energy storage system (ESS) contract in Japan to supply a containerised lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery system for a remote island microgrid pro.. more