The value of digitisation

The future is digital in almost every sector, as well as in the field of compressor and blower technology. Data-based services open up new opportunities for operators of process and compressed air...

50 MWh back-up battery storage system for the UK’s biggest onshore wind farm

Ingeteam will supply Iberdrola its largest lithium-ion battery storage system in the world, which will provide back-up power to the UK’s biggest onshore wind farm at Whitelee near Glasgow. Developed by Scottish...

Insulation solutions to protect batteries from thermal runaway

One section of the UNE-EN 62619 standard “Secondary cells and batteries containing alkaline or other non-acid electrolytes. Safety requirements for secondary lithium cells and batteries, for use in industrial applications”, establishes the...

Liquid air batteries: a new solution for the utility-scale energy storage market

Growing demand, changing consumption habits and increasing intermittency thanks to the greater penetration of renewables, among other facets, are putting the energy market under huge pressure. And at this point in time...

Lower emissions and more energy savings in a solar pump installation with drive inverters

PV solution supplier Sumsol has successfully installed Spain’s first solar pump system with automatic power grid backup. When designing the system, Sumsol saw the VACON® 100 drives from Danfoss as a key...

A case study to show us how to achieve real PV self-consumption

Users frequently limit the installation of a PV facility in their home to the deployment of solar panels. However, is highly likely that they are unaware of the enormous possibilities, both real...

24/7 load consumption monitoring solution to make self-consumption smarter

SAJ is one of the leading global inverter specialists, with a focus on renewable energy conversion, transmission and storage solutions. The company supplies grid connection inverters (0.7 kW – 60 kW), hybrid...

PV as the alternative of choice for decarbonisation

The lessons learned during the COVID-19 crisis have made it clearer than ever that we need to invest in a sustainable future in order to drive and stimulate the world’s economy, which...

2019: an all-time record year for PV in Spain

2019 saw Spain positioned as the main PV market at European level with the sector ranked sixth in the world, with the installation of 4,201 MW in ground-mounted plant capacity and 459...

Solar, the most attractive power generation source once again in 2019

In 2019, the global solar power sector returned to a two-digit growth path, increasing by 13% to 116.9 GW to set a new annual installation record. This growth helped solar expand its...