Battery Storage

Bengaluru-Based EV Startup Pravaig Dynamics To Export Batteries To Greece

Bengaluru-based electric vehicle startup Pravaig Dynamics has announced that it won a deal to export its energy storage systems for solar farms in Greece, according to a report by the news agency PTI. This has been a breakthrough for an Indian company in the highly competitive renewable energy market in Europe. Pravaig, which manufactures high-precision […]

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Utility-Scale Solar Power Additions May Double In 2024: EIA Report

A latest report from the Energy Information Agency (EIA) on the preliminary monthly electric generator inventory shared the developers’ and power plant owners’ plan to add 62.8 gigawatts (GW) of new utility-scale electric-generating capacity in 2024.  The EIA report found that 55% more capacity would be added than the 40.4 GW added in 2023 (the […]

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Re-strategizing To Meet The Growing Demand For Power

Few sectors, if any, today pose as many challenges or hold as many opportunities as India’s power sector. It has witnessed developments and disruptions in recent years, and while the long-term goal posts remain largely steady, we might have to move sideways towards them instead of headlong. India’s power demand grew at an unprecedented 9% […]

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Iberdrola To Build Six BESS Projects Of 150-MW In Spain

Global renewable energy conglomerate Iberdrola has announced that it will install six Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESS) with a combined capacity of 150 MW in Spain. Battery storage technology is becoming increasingly important for maximising the use of clean energy, regulating the grid frequency to within a millisecond and providing back-up capacity at peak energy […]

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JinkoSolar Delivers 42 MWh Storage System In Yunnan

JinkoSolar has delivered 42MWh of its flagship liquid cooling energy storage SunTera to Power China’s the Xiaoheima PV+Storage project in Yunnan, China, which will be commissioned in 2024. This solar plus storage system is to ensure a stable and reliable electricity grid. As a result of patent designed liquid cooling, the temperature differences among cells […]

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India Awards More Than 8GW Of Energy Storage Tenders: IEEFA Report

Indian policymakers have recognised the importance of energy storage systems (ESS) to the country’s evolving power landscape and have already awarded more than 8 gigawatts (GW) of such tenders, allocating 60% of these in 2023 alone, according to a new joint report by the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA) and JMK Research […]

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Trina Solar Lands First Industrial Solar Energy Storage Project in Japan

Trina Solar signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Japan’s Narashinrinsigen Hozenkousya (Nara Forest Resources Protection Company of Japan) to boost the penetration of its energy storage systems in Japan.  As per the pact, this collaboration solidified Trina Solar’s entry into the industrial energy storage sector in Japan, with a commitment to supply large-scale Battery […]

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Jamaica Public Service Issues Renewable Energy & Battery Storage Tenders of 298 MW

Jamaica Public Service Company Limited (JPS) has issued an RFS for the engineering, procurement, and construction services for a 115 MW utility-scale solar plant, a 171.5 MWh battery energy storage system, and a 12 MW wind plant. The projects will be set up in the Caribbean country. The BESS systems (battery energy storage systems) vary […]

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With IRA Boost, Energy Storage Demand Likely To Surge Six-Fold: SEIA

The Solar Energy Industry Association (SEIA) has released a report stating that over the next one decade, lithium-ion battery would witness a surge in global demand due to the unprecedented investment in solar. This was attributed to the production incentives bolstered through the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) in the United States (US). SEIA’s report titled, […]

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