Ground-breaking 56MW hybrid renewable microgrid completed in remote Western Australia – the first in Australia to use wind to power a mine.
Australian investors join with Warren Buffett to back 690MW solar and battery project given final all-clear by US federal government.
First output spotted from Bulgana green power hub which will be biggest wind and battery facility in Victoria.
100MW/400MWh big battery designed to replace a natural gas plant in California set to become world’s first Tesla Megapack energy storage system, after contract awarded.
1.1MW Tesla Powerpack battery system at UQ generated $73,938 revenue in Q1 2020, mostly by helping balance the grid, including jumping in when a Victoria coal unit failed.
Tesla big battery at Hornsdale lifts revenue five-fold after playing crucial role in keeping lights on, and has already earned more than the cost of the battery.
Hawaiian Electric selects 459MW of solar generation and nearly 3GWh of power storage projects as part of plans to meet the island state’s 100% renewable energy target.
Scientists develop new type of flexible supercapacitor to allow new generation of wearable devices such as heart monitors to be powered by human sweat. And it could affect EVs too.
A big battery like the Hornsdale Power Reserve needs price volatility to make money out of energy arbitrage. But the Covid-19 pandemic has flattened the market.
US utility to pilot “aqueous air flow” battery – backed by group including Bill Gates and Macquarie Capital – that promises to deliver 150 hours of storage at very low cost.