Pivot Power, an EDF Renewables company, places order with Wärtsilä for 100 MW of...

Pivot Power, an EDF Renewables company specialising in battery storage and infrastructure for electric vehicle charging, has placed an order with technology group Wärtsilä to deliver 100 MW of energy storage in the UK....

Wärtsilä technology enables Graciólica to increase the use of renewables from 15% to 65%...

Wärtsilä has completed the delivery of an island grid energy solution on Graciosa in the Azores. The order for Graciólica, announced in January 2018, was placed by Portuguese project company Graciolica Lda and supported...

Wärtsilä energy storage technology to enhance an power plant and integrate renewables in Honduras

Wärtsilä has been contracted to add a 10 MW/26 MWh energy storage solution to a power plant owned by Roatan Electric Company (RECO) on the Caribbean island of Roatan in Honduras. Wärtsilä’s proprietary GEMS...

Ingeteam launches its latest battery inverter with two solar PV inputs

Ingeteam is finalizing the launch of its latest INGECON® SUN STORAGE 1Play TL M hybrid inverter. This highly versatile solar inverter features a battery input and two more inputs for PV modules. Each PV...

The DEFACTO project, expected to revolutionize the European battery cell manufacturing industry, kicks off

The European project DEFACTO, coordinated by the Basque research center CIDETEC Energy Storage, started in San Sebastián, Spain, on January 14th. The kickoff meeting gathered all the partners in a two-day reunion that included...

The 2030 vision: a world in which batteries power sustainable development

Batteries have tremendous potential: they are a key technology to achieve the Paris Agreement, can create new jobs and significant economic value, can increase energy access, and can drive a responsible and just value...

Electric vehicles, digitalization, grid-scale energy storage, microgrids and corporate PPAs to be the key...

The power sector is witnessing significant changes. As 2019 draws to a close, GlobalData, looks at the key trends that will shape the industry in 2020, ranging from electric vehicles to corporate power purchase...

Battery pack prices fall as market ramps up

Battery prices, which were above $1,100/kWh in 2010, have fallen 87% in real terms to $156/kWh in 2019. By 2023, average prices will be close to $100/kWh, according to the latest forecast from BloombergNEF...

i-DE launches the first battery storage system for electricity grids in Spain

i-DE, Iberdrola's electricity distribution arm, has inaugurated the first electrical energy storage system with lithium-ion batteries for distribution networks in Spain. The project, which is the first in the country, is located in the...

Rolls-Royce Validation Center for MTU Microgrids goes into service

Rolls-Royce has commissioned a Microgrid Validation Center for its MTU product and solution brand. Some 5 million euros have been invested in the center, which is located at the Friedrichshafen headquarters of the Rolls-Royce...