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#Panasonic Unveils a Battery Prototype For Tesla With 5 Times More Energy Storage

Panasonic Unveils a Battery Prototype For Tesla With 5 Times More Energy Storage Tesla is consistently driving innovation in the electric vehicle (EV) market and has pledged to make significant changes and advances in future batteries. Now, with the support of the Japanese tech giant, the new battery will have five times more storage and … Continue reading #Panasonic Unveils a Battery Prototype For Tesla With 5 Times More Energy Storage

DOE eyes AI, machine learning to accelerate long-duration energy storage research

DOE eyes AI, machine learning to accelerate long-duration energy storage research The Biden administration has put significant weight behind broad deployment of long-duration storage, defined as a system with at least 10 hours of continuous operation. In July, DOE announced a moonshot goal to reduce the cost of utility-scale, long-duration storage by 90% within a … Continue reading DOE eyes AI, machine learning to accelerate long-duration energy storage research

The world’s largest battery facility has gone dormant in Moss Landing, with no timetable on return.

The world’s largest battery facility has gone dormant in Moss Landing, with no timetable on return. When North County Fire District Chief Joel Mendoza received the call around 8pm on Saturday, Sept. 4 about a structure fire inside the Vistra Energy lithium-ion battery storage facility in Moss Landing, he felt a momentary sense of dread. … Continue reading The world’s largest battery facility has gone dormant in Moss Landing, with no timetable on return.

#California ISO has 80GW of solar and 148GW of storage in its queue, smashing last year’s figures

California ISO has 80GW of solar and 148GW of storage in its queue, smashing last year’s figures The California Independent System Operator (CAISO) has almost 80GW of solar and 148GW of storage in its interconnection queue, according to a 7 July presentation. The operator has 97.6GW of renewables in its queue, with solar PV accounting … Continue reading #California ISO has 80GW of solar and 148GW of storage in its queue, smashing last year’s figures

Cement-Based Batteries Could Solve The Energy Storage Problem

Cement-Based Batteries Could Solve The Energy Storage Problem Researchers have developed a concept for a rechargeable battery based on cement—a world-first such concept that they suggest could one day turn buildings into giant energy storage facilities. The proof of concept at lab scale is an idea in its early stages, and it has challenges to … Continue reading Cement-Based Batteries Could Solve The Energy Storage Problem

How far off are we from viable long-duration energy storage?

How far off are we from viable long-duration energy storage? Experts, technology providers and energy system stakeholders discuss how the need for long-duration energy storage can be met, in this panel discussion from the Energy Storage Summit USA hosted earlier this year by our publisher Solar Media. Today, there are many applications that batteries and … Continue reading How far off are we from viable long-duration energy storage?