Musk unveils Tesla’s latest battery pack for ‘fastest car in the world’ 150 150 Batteries International

Musk unveils Tesla’s latest battery pack for ‘fastest car in the world’

August 25, 2016: Tesla founder Elon Musk unveiled on August 23 the latest battery pack for the automaker’s Model S and X cars that he claims extends the range beyond…

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EnSync sells first PPAs, opens up Hawaii 150 150 Batteries International

EnSync sells first PPAs, opens up Hawaii

  July 25, 2016: EnSync Energy Systems, the US energy management system company, announced in August the sale of multiple projects in Hawaii to AEP OnSite Partners, a subsidiary of…

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Bosch’s acquisition of Seeo could trigger ‘next-generation’ battery buying spree 150 150 Batteries International

Bosch’s acquisition of Seeo could trigger ‘next-generation’ battery buying spree

November 27, 2015: The acquisition by Bosch, one of the world’s biggest automotive suppliers, of Seeo, the solid-state battery developer of energy storage, could mark a major turning point for…

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3M-LG Chem deal should accelerate nickel, cobalt, manganese usage 150 150 Batteries International

3M-LG Chem deal should accelerate nickel, cobalt, manganese usage

November 27, 2015: A deal between 3M and LG Chem should accelerate the use of nickel, cobalt, manganese (NCM) in lithium-ion batteries and ultimately boost the take-up of electric vehicles…

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Commercial storage in US poised for growth as Ideal Power targets microgrids 150 150 Batteries International

Commercial storage in US poised for growth as Ideal Power targets microgrids

November 27, 2015: The commercial and industrial energy storage market in North America is poised for healthy growth, a dynamic that is attracting investment into this sector, Ryan O’Keefe, senior…

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GE signs largest ESS deal to date with 30MW battery 150 150 Batteries International

GE signs largest ESS deal to date with 30MW battery

November 27, 2015: GE is to build 30MW battery energy storage system for the Imperial Irrigation District in Southern California. This is GE’s third lithium ion storage project in recently…

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Flow batteries lead the way as funding spikes in Q2 150 150 Batteries International

Flow batteries lead the way as funding spikes in Q2

November 27, 2015: Battery storage companies attracted significantly higher levels of investment in the second quarter of 2015, compared with the firstquarter, with flow battery companies leading the way, according…

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Sparton to finance commissioning of Chinese vanadium flow battery 150 150 Batteries International

Sparton to finance commissioning of Chinese vanadium flow battery

November 27, 2015: Sparton Resources, through its majority controlled subsidiary, VanSpar Mining, has executed a contract to finance the commissioning of a large vanadium redox flow batteries. This battery is…

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Johnson Controls announces global workforce reductions 150 150 Batteries International

Johnson Controls announces global workforce reductions

November 27, 2015: Johnson Controls, announced mid-September it is planning to reduce its global workforce by as many as 3,000 people, or 2.5% of total employees, through comprehensive initiatives designed…

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Redflow slashes ZBM battery cost in drop below grid price 150 150 Batteries International

Redflow slashes ZBM battery cost in drop below grid price

November 27, 2015: Redflow, the Australian provider of energy storage flow batteries, has announced that it has decreased its zinc-bromide battery (ZBM) cost by 50% through technology improvements and a…

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