News and analysis concerning energy storage, including battery storage, research and development of new types of batteries, lithium-ion technology, as well as energy storage connected to mini-grids, distributed energy resources and related to vehicle-to-grid systems.

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Italy’s first residential storage-enabled DR initiative launches

Enel has unveiled the first demand response programme enabled by residential energy storage systems in Italy.
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Longest life, lowest power loss lithium battery unveiled

Humless has announced its new lithium iron phosphate battery which they claim offers the longest life and minimum power loss than batteries on the market
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Northern Ireland’s largest battery energy storage project underway

Gore Street Energy Storage Fund has selected NEC Energy Solutions for the provision of energy storage systems in Northern Ireland.
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Rolls-Royce merger to expand battery storage options

Rolls-Royce will hold a 73.1 percent majority stake in Berlin-based electricity storage specialist Qinous GmbH from 15 January 2020.

Researchers reveal flexible, cuttable, fire-proof lithium-ion battery

Researchers from the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory have realised another landmark achievement with their breakthrough lithium-ion battery technology.

Energy industry 2020 predictions – Part 1

We asked a number of global energy industry experts for their predictions for 2020 at EUW and POWERGEN Europe recently. Here's what they had to say.
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Australian university unveils battery with potential 1000km EV range

Imagine having access to a battery, which has the potential to power your phone for five continuous days, or enable an electric vehicle to drive more than 1000km without needing to “refuel”.
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Statkraft unveils its first Irish energy storage project

Statkraft has completed the 11-megawatt (MW) Kerry battery project in Ireland.

Global lead-acid battery market set for exponential growth – report

The global automotive lead-acid battery market is expected to grow exponentially in years to come thanks to ever-increasing urbanization and industrialization.

Enel and Infracapital expand energy services partnership to Spanish customers

Enel and investment firm Infracapital have extended their partnership on distributed generation and energy efficiency services.

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