If you need to know about batteries; you’ve come to the right place Chinese flag 点击这里访问我们的中文网站 Chinese flag

Industry news

All the news and views from the world of energy storage and associated industries.

British Gas leads £7m financing of data centre energy efficiency start-up 4energy

British Gas has led a £7m ($10.5m) investment round in telecoms and data centre efficiency start-up 4energy and plans to roll out the company's technology to its corporate customers.

Himoinsa announces new distributor in Myanmar

Spanish genset OEM Himoinsa has reached a distribution agreement with the business group RMA and its unit in Myanmar, Asia Trade & Commerce (ATC).

US Senators propose energy storage legislation

Four US Senators have proposed legislation offering tax incentives to homeowners and companies that install energy-storage systems in an effort to boost investment in renewable power.

Annual natural gas gensets installations will surpass 13 GW by 2018 - report

Annual worldwide installations of natural gas gensets will surpass 13 GW of capacity by 2018, according to a recent report by Navigant Research.

Powertecnique supplies STOR gensets to UK supermarket chain Morrisons

Critical power specialist Powertecnique has supplied three generators to a Morrisons distribution centre in southwest England.

Carter Sullivan launches ‘next generation’ UPS switchgear

UPS engineering specialist Carter Sullivan has launched Smart Interlock EMBS, which it claims allows anyone to safely and confidently operate the transfer of a UPS system onto maintenance bypass, without fear of losing the load or damaging

Intelligent Energy to test fuel cell devices for mobile phone firm Etisalat Nigeria

Intelligent Energy is to work with telecommunications company Etisalat Nigeria to test personal energy devices powered by fuel cell technology.

Lengthen Short Term Operating Reserve response times to expand volume of demand response - paper

Research carried out by academics has found that the role of demand response will be limited unless balancing mechanism response times are lengthened.

Teen wins Intel award for supercapacitor

An 18-year old from California has won US$50 000 for her work on a supercapacitor in the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair.-

Greenlux Finland terminates LED lighting contract with Fagerhult

LED lighting manufacturer Greenlux Finland and Fagerhult AB, the largest company in the lighting industry in the Nordic Countries, have agreed to annul their cooperation agreement.