Wind and solar power are increasingly popular sources for renewable energy but they require energy-storage systems that are expensive and function only in certain locations.
UK developer of lithium-ion battery technology, Hyperdrive Innovation, has launched a new modular battery platform at the EVS30 trade show in Stuttgart, Germany.
The cost of battery storage for stationary applications could fall by up to 66 percent by 2030 while the falling price could stimulate capacity, according to a new IRENA report.
E.ON has completed the installation and grid connection of its 10 MW battery at the Blackburn Meadows biomass plant near Sheffield, England.
Power management company Eaton is building an energy service for data centres that will enable organisations to participate in grid level frequency regulation by using UPS back-up power.