RES to Launch the Sixth MW-scale Energy Storage Project in Ohio

Renewable Energy Systems Americas Inc. (RES) announced a utility-scale energy storage project in Ohio in cooperated with Sumitomo Corporation and Toshiba. The project marks RES’s sixth MW-scale energy storage project, Willey B.. more

Con Edison Development to Procure an 8MWh Battery system from GE

GE announced to supply Con Edison Development (CED) with an 8 MWh battery energy storage system in Central Valley, California. The new storage solution will be utilizing GE’s Mark VIe-based plant control system, Brilliance MW Inverters, and packaged l.. more

Saft and Enercon to Deliver Megawatt-Scale Energy Storage System to Faroe Islands

Saft is working with ENERCON, the wind turbine and energy converter specialist, to deliver a major energy storage system (ESS) project for SEV, the power producer and distributor for the Faroe Islands. The 2.3 megawatt (MW) ESS project will see Europe&rsquo.. more

Seiko to Adopt Lithium Batteries Made by Highpower

Seiko Japan recently started purchasing lithium batteries from Highpower International Inc. for its watch and wireless digital products. Highpower is a developer, manufacturer, and marketer of lithium and nickel-metal hydride (Ni-MH) rechargeable batteries, management sy.. more

Seiko Instruments Introduces Ultra-Small Li-ion Battery Utilized for Wearable Devices

Seiko Instruments Inc. (SII) announced the release of the S-8240 Series, 1-cell lithium-ion battery protection IC available in an ultra-small package (1.2 x 1.2 x 0.4 mm). The S-8240 features ±5mV charge and discharge overcurrent d.. more

A123 Unveils Next Generation Lithium-ion Starter Batteries for Automotive

A123 Systems LLC, a developer and manufacturer of lithium-ion batteries and systems, announced the introduction of its latest 12 Volt Starter Battery in the Li-Start product line. Every component of this next generation battery system has been optimized for low voltage.. more

Energy Storage USA 2015

Energy Storage USA is the leading conference in the United States focused exclusively on the commercialization and deployment of storage technologies. Over the 2 days the conference will bring together key policy makers, utilities, financiers, grid operators, developers.. more