StorEdge, Home Energy Storage That Works with Tesla’s PowerWall

StorEdge is the latest home energy storage състем, which is now available to purchase around the world. When Elon Musk revealed his Powerwall plans, we...

GELI, The Smart Grid Operating System, Advances to Next Step

Currently, power grids are very centralized and electricity is produced on demand. This also makes the power grid very susceptible to interruptions due to...

Toshiba Corp Building SCiB Cell Production Factory by 2011

Toshiba Corp is anticipating strong demands and sales for their SCiB (super charge ion battery) and started the construction of another production plant in the Kashiwazaki Frontier Park, in Kashiwazaki city, Niigata prefecture.

New BatteryBox Backup Power Device Powers MacBook Air for 12 Hours, Lasts 5 Years

Everyone knows that the smartphone, the tablet and the personal notebook are the best travel companions, especially if ahead of us is a long...
Multiple Applications for Lithium-Ion Battery Technology - BYD is MORE than just an electric vehicle manufacturer.

BYD’s New Gigafactory Could Lower Lithium-Ion Battery Prices

As discussed, one of the things that keeps electric vehicles expensive, particularly with regard to their range per charge, is the price of lithium-ion...

Batteriser Prolongs The Life of Disposable Batteries

Batteriser is a thin metal sleeve-like gadget, which wraps around any standard battery, making its life up to eight times longer. It turns out that...

Mechanical Battery – Flywheel-Powered 90% Efficient Energy Storage

We have been so focused on chemical storage systems lately, that some us forget other old, seemingly more efficient, mechanical batteries. Such a battery is the flywheel. Several successful experiments have been carried out in the last 50 years, and the flywheel's applications ranged from acting as a UPS for a hospital to putting an entire train to movement and then to cruise speed, only by its power.

Nissan’s Creative Jump from Recycled EV Batteries to xStorage System

Nissan’s new affordable xStorage energy storage system was just revealed in East London, which will be produced in conjunction with Eaton, a power management...
How affordable ARE electric vehicles?

Electric Vehicle Pricing Still, Mostly, Outside of Buyer’s Range

Recent studies have shown that those who are in the market for a new car, even those interested in electric vehicles, aren't planning on...
Renewable Energy Needs Easy Backup Power

Qinous Portable Energy Storage for Off-Grid Renewable Energy Applications

The further you get from civilization, the more that renewable energy looks like a great idea, but renewable energy without a backup plan doesn’t...