Energy Storage & Grids - Articles, Stories & Interviews

3 Best-Practice Initiatives to Mitigate Risks of Cyber Attacks

Cybersecurity risks have become a major headache for utilities. Attacks have been escalating in intensity, as well as frequency. Leaders must prioritize these key areas if they are to mitigate the risks of cyberattacks that will surely keep coming.

Overcoming the rare earths shortage with the circular economy

To contribute to limiting the global use of rare earths, manufacturers could consider replacing their traditional linear economy model with a circular model. In the circular economy model, products and materials are recovered and regenerated at the end of their service lives

What You Need to Know About Energy Storage System Fire Protection

When dealing with any form of energy and its storage, there is always some degree of risk with an associated hazard involved. With PSH, there is a risk that the containment could fail producing the hazard of cascading water rushing through the surrounding area.

Q&A - Whats New With QuickBOLT

Another new product we’re excited about is our EPDM Conduit Mount for Asphalt Shingle, EPDM & TPO roofs. This mount offers great flexibility in bundling cables and wires. It is also a deck mounted product, so skip the rafters and install anywhere on the roof.

The Top 10 Most Common Myths about Traditional DC Power Optimizers: Part 1

In this series, we’ll debunk common misconceptions and shed some light on how performance is impacted by MLPE technologies.

Environment Preservation & Other Outstanding Benefits of Battery Recycling

Millions of batteries with their hazardous components get dumped in landfills all over the world. Most of these batteries are never properly disposed of and recycled. Battery recycling is the solution to this problem.

Storage Boosts Hydro Usage for Alaskan Microgrid

Jim McDowall, Saft Senior Technical Advisor, explains how a small salmon fishing town in Alaska has implemented a grid-scale 1MW energy storage system (ESS) to reduce its reliance on diesel generators.

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REV Fire Group to Introduce First Fully Electric North American-Style Fire Apparatus

Developed with technology partner Emergency One Group LTD - maker of the world’s first EV fire truck – this new electric fire truck packs 316 kW of proven automotive-grade batteries to deliver the longest electric pumping duration in the industry.

Battery Materials to Become Greener with Advent of Sustainable Energy Revolution

In today’s era, energy storage plays a crucial role in our life and battery material is at the core when it comes to fulfilling energy storage demand.

LG Energy Solution and Vistra Corp. Celebrate the Installation of the World's Largest Battery Energy Storage System at Moss Landing Media Day Event

-400MW/1,600MWh supplied by LG Energy Solution to Vistra's Moss Landing Energy Storage Facility, recognized at facility's Media Day event -Simplified TR1300 installation saved construction time and costs while maximizing safety and energy density

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Energy Toolbase Integrates with Socomec to Provide Seamless Solution for Modeling and Deploying Energy Storage Projects

Socomec's energy storage solutions have been added to Energy Toolbase's ETB Developer sales and modeling platform which allows users to run energy storage dispatch simulations and savings analysis that are representative of how Socomec's Energy Storage Systems (ESS), controlled by Energy Toolbase's Acumen EMS™ controller would operate in the field.

Solarwatt opens three new production facilities for energy storage and solar modules

• Official opening ceremony with Saxony's Minister President Michael Kretschmer and other guests of honour • State-of-the-art module production line with a production capacity of 300 megawatt peak • Inauguration of two new energy storage production lines • Solarwatt to invest around 100 million euros in further development of the company by 2023

INTERSOLAR EUROPE CONFERENCE 2021: A FOCUS ON NEW PHOTOVOLTAICS AND STORAGE TECHNOLOGIES

At the Intersolar Europe Conference, the specialist conference taking place in parallel with the exhibition, there will be two joint sessions with the ees Europe Conference, where high-caliber presenters will be discussing the integration of PV and storage systems.

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The Electriq PowerPod 2

The Electriq PowerPod 2 is a fully-integrated home energy storage, management, and monitoring system powered by LFP batteries. The high-performance, cobalt-free product includes a hybrid solar/battery inverter controlled by intelligent software. The PowerPod 2 provides backup power and can self-consume or export excess power back to the grid.

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