Posts Tagged energy storage systems

Tesla Lands Another Powerpack Contract In Australia

Tesla’s 100 MW/129 MWh energy storage system in South Australia is one of the most handy for the company, as it also brings high marketing value in Australia. The ESS not only is the world’s largest, but also helps to stabilize the grid. With great publicity, Tesla is getting another big…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 12

Renault Energy Services Launched For Smart Grid & ESS Services

Renault has announced a new subsidiary – Renault Energy Services, that will specialize in the fields of energy storage and electric mobility. The French group intends to use the new company to better focus its activities on energy storage (using second-life batteries from EVs), vehicle to grid interaction and the smart grid….

3 months ago by Mark Kane 1

Tesla Turns On World’s Largest Battery In Australia

With a flip of a switch, the world’s largest battery is on. Tesla officially delivered the world’s largest battery energy storage system of 100 MW/129 MWh in South Australia within the deadline of 100 days (since signing the deal) after a week long of tests. Well, the 100 day challenge was…

3 months ago by Mark Kane 31

BYD 6 MWh Energy Storage System In Massachusetts

BYD, like seeming all of the rest of its business, is rapidly expanding sales of it battery storage systems in North America, by providing batteries for the largest ESS project in Massachusetts. The Chinese manufacturer will supply a 3 MW/6 MWh system at Mt. Tom Solar, ordered by Green Charge, an…

3 months ago by Mark Kane 9

Major Milestone: BMW i3 #100,000 Rolls Off Assembly Line

BMW has just reached the ‘coming of age’ milestone of producing it 100,000th i3 from the company’s assembly facility in Leipzig, Germany. The i3 has been produced there since late 2013, and recently received a quasi-face lift for the 2018 model year and also the introduction of the slightly sportier i3s version (and also…

4 months ago by Mark Kane 25