Energy Storage & Grids - Articles, Stories & Interviews

The Benefits of Artificial Intelligence for Energy Companies

Energy companies are seeking opportunities to leverage expanding oceans of data to improve their operations by leveraging the growing proliferation of data borne out of industrial sensors through the IoT, and the seemingly unlimited processing power of the cloud.

Bitcoin Mining and Energy Production

Bitcoin sustainably converts otherwise discarded energy into a form of money available to all people, stimulating local economies and creating jobs.

Lithium Iron Phosphate Batteries

My favorite feature of the RE-VOLT battery is the LCD display located on the front of the battery. The LED screen gives the State of Charge, Cell Voltages, and Fault Code information with just a few clicks through the menu.

Covid-19 & Looking Ahead to 2021 and Beyond, Insights From Electriq Power

One of the most recent developments in the industry is the shift to LFP chemistry, a non-toxic, non-hazardous solution that allows for longer battery cycle life, increased reliability, and enhanced safety. We knew we had to create our own LFP option.

Staying “On” in an “Off” Year

2021 was a tough year, but we’ve all been through challenges before, and we can collectively overcome them again. Editorial from Glenn Jakins, serial entrepreneur and CEO at Humless, a Utah energy storage company.

Managing Deep-Cycle Batteries Used For Energy Storage

Many homes that use deep-cycle batteries as part of their renewable energy or off-grid power system’s energy storage, are often strained to maximum capacity levels. The result is sets of batteries that don’t seem to last as long as they used to.

SMA Feeds Power to the Grid so New Jersey Food Bank Can Feed Families in Need

Collectively, the solar installation donated to the pantry will relieve an annual electrical bill exceeding $10,500. Going forward, the new 33 KW system will mean those funds can instead be allocated to purchasing food for pantry clients—enough food to prepare 6,360 meals.

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How Renewable Energy Could Power 5G for Sustainable Networking

5G networks require less power than their predecessors, meaning powering telecommunications entirely with green and renewable energy is finally an option. How could renewable energy support the 5G network?

NREL Heats Up Thermal Energy Storage with New Solution Meant To Ease Grid Stress, Ultimately Improving Energy Efficiency

Scientists from the NREL have developed a simple way to better evaluate the potential of novel materials to store or release heat on demand in your home, office, or other building in a way that more efficiently manages the building’s energy use.

How Optimized Energy Management Delivers Reliability, Efficiency and Sustainability at the Fekola Gold Mine

The addition of a 35MWp solar photovoltaic (PV) plant and 17MW/15MWh of energy storage to the existing 64MW thermal engine plant was decided. This new energy mix is anticipated to save over 13 million litres of fuel

Energy Storage & Grids - News Headlines

Central Asia & Mongolia renewable energy potential on the agenda

The high-level international investment conference Energy Week Central Asia & Mongolia 2021 will take place on a virtual event platform on 27-29 April bringing together the authorities, project operators of Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, and Mongolia?, as well as IFIs/DFIs, multinational energy companies. Among international companies and institutions regularly attending Invest In Network's events are EBRD, World Bank, IFC, ADB, AFD, KfW, AIIB, FMO, ACWA Power, Total Eren, NBT AS, Acciona Energia, ContourGlobal, SkyPower Global, Universal Energy, Risen Energy, FRV, Siemens, Vestas, Voltalia, Scatec Solar, Grupo Cobra, and many others.

sonnen Selected as Battery Provider for Bassett-Avocado Advanced Energy Community

sonnen will provide cutting-edge energy storage to the Los Angeles County community-scale solar project, as part of a broader effort to offer residents scalable, affordable opportunities to make their homes more efficient and resilient while providing local grid services.

Energy Storage System Improves Energy Efficiency By Enhancing The Quality of Renewable Energy

Increasing demand for power from remote locations such as small diesel generators are widely used to generate power in remote power systems is a key driving factor for growth of the market. Electricity generation methods and technology can vary according to region type and availability of renewable resources such as wind, solar, and water.

Energy Storage & Grids - Featured Product

Rolls Battery - Maintenance-Free AGM & GEL Batteries
Rolls Battery - Maintenance-Free AGM & GEL Batteries

Rolls Battery - Maintenance-Free AGM & GEL Batteries

With a full range of capacity options (85AH-3300AH) and voltage configurations to choose from, Rolls Battery maintenance-free 2V, 6V & 12V AGM and broad range of 2V GEL models offer a valve regulated lead acid (VRLA) battery option with the same dependable energy storage and heavy-duty construction customers have grown to expect from the Rolls brand for over sixty years. Installed in off-grid, grid-tied or backup float applications, these sealed batteries require minimal ongoing maintenance and provide a versatile energy storage solution for remote or confined installations. Rolls Battery AGM and GEL battery lines deliver superior cycle life and are backed by an industry-leading warranty.

Energy Storage & Grids - Featured Company

Sun Xtender Batteries

Sun Xtender is a division of Concorde Battery Corporation in West Covina, CA & Austell, GA. Sun Xtender Deep Cycle AGM Lead Acid Batteries are the preferred choice for reliable renewable energy storage. Concorde Battery Corporation is committed to standards of excellence in safety, reliability and longevity that have been sustained over 40 years in business. Concorde is committed to providing the highest quality lead acid battery solution and world class customer support. www.sunxtender.com