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    1. Puget Sound Energy Adopts Primus Power Battery Storage System

      Puget Sound Energy Adopts Primus Power Battery Storage System

      BELLEVUE, Wash., Nov. 13, 2017 -- Today Primus Power (“Primus”), a leader in stationary energy storage systems, and Puget Sound Energy (“PSE”), Washington state’s largest utility, announced the installation of a stationary energy storage system at one of its renewable generation facilities.

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      Mentions: DoE U.S. Primus
    2. Ideal Power Partners with Azimuth Energy for 300 Kilowatt / 500 Kilowatt-Hour Remote Solar-Plus-Storage Microgrid

      Ideal Power Partners with Azimuth Energy for 300 Kilowatt / 500 Kilowatt-Hour Remote Solar-Plus-Storage Microgrid

      AUSTIN, Texas, June 27, 2017  -- Ideal Power Inc., an innovative power conversion technology company, Azimuth Energy, a solar and wind energy and energy efficiency engineering and construction company and Wright Architects, a design-build firm with projects along the East Coast and the Caribbean, today announced a solar-plus-storage project that will provide off-grid and virtually fossil-free power to a remote building complex in rural New York.

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      Mentions: U.S. TX Caribbean
    3. President Trump's Energy Agenda Won't Stop Renewables' and Energy Storage's Momentum, Says Lux Research

      President Trump's Energy Agenda Won't Stop Renewables' and Energy Storage's Momentum, Says Lux Research

      Boston, MA, June 13, 2017-- Boston, June 13, 2017 - President Trump’s energy agenda’s strongly positive rhetoric around boosting oil and gas production and revitalizing the coal industry will only go so far, as economics in both industries play a larger role. Despite Trump’s political agenda, his actual influence will have an overall moderate impact in the U.S. energy landscape, according to Lux Research, a leading provider of intelligence services, helping clients drive growth through technology innovation.

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    4. Sunrun Brings Solar Energy Savings To Homeowners In Texas

      Sunrun Brings Solar Energy Savings To Homeowners In Texas

      SAN FRANCISCO, June 01, 2017 - The stars at night are not the only things that are big and bright in the great state of Texas.  Sunrun Inc. (Nasdaq:RUN), the largest dedicated residential solar, storage and energy services company in the United States, announced today that it is expanding its home solar service to Texas, one of the sunniest and most populous states in the U.S. Sunrun also announced an innovative offer with ENGIE Resources LLC to bundle retail energy, inclusive of a 20-year net metering agreement, with its residential retail energy company, Think Energy. Sunrun customers in Texas will have Think Energy as their Retail Energy Provider enabling them to get retail energy credit for every kilowatt of excess generation that flows to the grid, access that credit when they consume energy from the grid, and purchase energy at a fixed rate when they consume in excess of their solar generation. This virtual net metering agreement is the first time that a retail provider and solar company have bundled a twenty-year net metering guarantee.

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    5. Primus Power Announces Completion of $32M Financing Round

      Primus Power Announces Completion of $32M Financing Round

      HAYWARD, Calif., March 23, 2017 -- Today Primus Power (“Primus”), a leader in stationary energy storage systems, announced that it has secured $32 million in equity financing.  New investors include Hong Kong’s Success Dragon (HKG:1182) and Matador Capital, the investment office of a well known Saudi family.  Existing investors Anglo American Platinum, DBL Partners, I2BF and the Russia Kazakhstan Nanotechnology Fund also participated.  With this fundraising, Primus has raised $94 million in equity and $20 million in government grants since its founding in 2009. The new funds will help accelerate the commercial momentum of EnergyPod® 2  - a safe, low-cost and long-duration electrical energy storage system. These modular battery systems pair a unique zinc bromide chemistry with patented innovations to deliver a multi-hour performance and a multi-decade life at an industry-leading low total cost of ownership.

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    6. Ormat Enters the Growing Energy Storage and Demand Response Markets by Acquiring the Business of Viridity Energy

      Ormat Enters the Growing Energy Storage and Demand Response Markets by Acquiring the Business of Viridity Energy

      RENO, Nev., Jan. 03, 2017 - Ormat Technologies, Inc. (“Ormat”)  today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire substantially all of the business and assets of Viridity Energy, Inc. (“Viridity”), a privately held Philadelphia-based company with nearly a decade of expertise and leadership in demand response, energy management and storage. The acquisition, which is expected to close early 2017, will mark Ormat’s entry into the growing energy storage and demand response markets, with an established North American presence.

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    7. Southeast Asia’s First Renewable Hydrogen-Based Energy Storage and Power Plant Awarded to Hydrogenics

      Southeast Asia’s First Renewable Hydrogen-Based Energy Storage and Power Plant Awarded to Hydrogenics

      MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, July 21, 2016 - Hydrogenics Corporation (NASDAQ:HYGS) (TSX:HYG) (“Hydrogenics” or the “Company”), a leading developer and manufacturer of hydrogen generation technology and hydrogen fuel cell power modules, today announced that it, along with Phraram 2 Civil Engineering Co., Ltd. (“PCE”), has been awarded the “Lam Takhong Wind Hydrogen Hybrid Project” by the Electricity Generation Authority of Thailand (“EGAT”). This will be Southeast Asia’s first megawatt-scale project for energy storage; Hydrogenics’ portion is projected to be worth approximately €4.3 million. The facility, located in the sub-station area of the Lam Takhong Wind Turbine Generation Project, Nakhon Ratchasima Province, Thailand, will consist of Hydrogenics’ ultra-compact 1 MW PEM HyLyzer® electrolyzer, hydrogen storage and a HyPM® fuel cell plant.  PCE, based in Bangkok, will provide the services required to implement the technology supplied by Hydrogenics.

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      Mentions: Asia Thailand U.S.
    8. Black & Veatch and Schneider Electric to Design and Build Microgrid at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar

      Black & Veatch and Schneider Electric to Design and Build Microgrid at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar

      OVERLAND PARK, Kan., July 05, 2016 - Black & Veatch and Schneider Electric USA have formed a joint venture to  design and construct an energy security microgrid at Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Miramar, in San Diego, California. The microgrid solution will allow operations at mission-critical facilities to continue uninterrupted if the utility power grid is compromised or damaged. The project design will be scalable to potentially power the entire installation and will manage electricity during peak usage. The microgrid will incorporate renewable resources, advanced smart grid control systems and demand response capabilities.

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      Mentions: CA U.S. Schneider
    9. Black & Veatch World Headquarters Microgrid earns Edison Award - GlobeNewswire (press release)

      Black & Veatch World Headquarters Microgrid earns Edison Award - GlobeNewswire (press release)

      OVERLAND PARK, Kan., April 22, 2016-- Black & Veatch’s microgrid, a system of distributed generation technologies aimed at boosting resilience and the use of renewable energy sources, has been selected for a prestigious Gold Edison Award. The company’s microgrid system generates electricity through a combination of natural gas, solar energy, geothermal and battery storage at the company’s World Headquarters in Overland Park. The microgrid provides enough clean energy to run the headquarters’ 12,000 square-foot Rodman Innovation Pavilion. It can operate as an independent power source or in support of the traditional electric grid, adding resilience while lowering energy costs. The Edison Awards, which recognize excellence and creativity globally in new products and services, honored Black & Veatch in the Energy & Sustainability category at its April 21 gala in New York.

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      Mentions: Kansas NY
    10. EPRI to Lead Research to Maximize Solar and Energy Storage Integration

      EPRI to Lead Research to Maximize Solar and Energy Storage Integration

      The Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) will lead a three-year collaboration to investigate the end-to-end grid integration of solar photovoltaic (PV) generation, energy storage, load management, and solar forecasting. The U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative announced today a cooperative research award to support the collaborative, which includes universities, companies and utilities. The goal of the research project is to support the transformation of electric power system design and operation to seamlessly integrate solar PV and energy storage. EPRI will collaborate with several utilities to develop and demonstrate the proposed integrated technologies in their service territories. They are FirstEnergy, New York Power Authority (NYPA), Con Edison, along with Southern Company and subsidiary Gulf Power.

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      Mentions: DoE U.S. Tennessee
    11. Northern Power Systems Launches Power Conversion Technology into Energy Storage Market

      Northern Power Systems Launches Power Conversion Technology into Energy Storage Market

      Northern Power Systems, a leading renewable energy technology company, has today launched the next generation of its FlexPhase™ power converter platform specifically engineered to be integrated with energy storage systems and used in grid support applications. Originally developed in 2009 as part of the company's wind product line, the FlexPhase platform has been designed from the ground up with a unique circuit design that yields high performance with less component stress, lower cost, and higher reliability than traditional 2-level converters.

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      Mentions: U.S. TX ESA
    12. Electrovaya Completes Transformational Acquisition of Evonik Litarion GmbH and Licensing of SEPARIONTM Intellectual Property

      Electrovaya Completes Transformational Acquisition of Evonik Litarion GmbH and Licensing of SEPARIONTM Intellectual Property

      Electrovaya Inc. and Evonik Industries AG are pleased to announce that Electrovaya has completed the acquisition of Evonik Litarion GmbH ("Litarion") and licensing of SEPARIONTM ("Separion") intellectual property, a unique ceramic composite separator, from Evonik. The transaction comprises one of the most advanced and automated production plants for lithium ion electrodes and ceramic composite separators, with a rated capacity of 0.5 Gigawatt hours (GWh) of electrodes and 10 million m2 of ceramic separators along with all associated intellectual property.

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      Mentions: Japan Asia Europe
    13. Black & Veatch Microgrid System Begins Providing Power to World Headquarters

      Black & Veatch Microgrid System Begins Providing Power to World Headquarters

      Black & Veatch today celebrated the commissioning of a new microgrid system that provides power to its World Headquarters. Featuring a range of renewable energy resources and natural gas power, the system allows the company to evaluate microgrid technologies. The new system, which powers the Rodman Innovation Pavilion, is the first microgrid powering a commercial building in Kansas.

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      Mentions: Kansas
    14. Electrovaya Plans Transformational Acquisition

      Electrovaya Plans Transformational Acquisition

      Electrovaya Inc.  today announced that it plans to acquire the assets of a state-of-the-art manufacturing plant with capacity of about 0.5 Gigawatt hours (GWh) of lithium ion electrodes and other products. The plant's output, when converted into battery systems, has a revenue capacity of up to $250-$550 million.  This is a transformational project for Electrovaya as it instantly brings best-in-class manufacturing capacity to meet soaring demand for the Company's energy storage products.

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    15. Electrovaya Receives $1.3M for Lithium Ion SuperPolymer2.0 Systems for Toronto Hydro and London Hydro

      Electrovaya Receives $1.3M for Lithium Ion SuperPolymer2.0 Systems for Toronto Hydro and London Hydro

      Electrovaya Inc. (TSX: EFL) announced that it has received a $1.3 million grant award to deliver multiple Intelligent Energy Storage Systems (IESS) at various locations with Toronto Hydro and London Hydro. This project is supported by the Ontario Ministry of Energy's Smart Grid Fund. The IESS units will be serving multiple applications including phase balancing, infrastructure deferment, electric vehicle charging and general energy storage functions. "We are very excited to begin the project with Toronto Hydro and London Hydro where we will be delivering cutting-edge energy storage systems in the form of our innovative IESS device. The IESS is an effective smart grid solution for these two leading utilities and it provides energy storage and power quality in a single system," says Dr. Rajshekar DasGupta, VP Business Development.

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    16. Aquion Energy Announces Completion of $36.8 Million Financing Round On The Heels Of Major Technology Announcement

      Aquion Energy Announces Completion of $36.8 Million Financing Round On The Heels Of Major Technology Announcement

      Aquion Energy, Inc., the developer and manufacturer of Aqueous Hybrid Ion (AHI™) batteries and energy storage systems, today announced the closing of a tactical $36.8 million Series E financing round which will support growing customer-facing resources, scaling production, and deploying projects with partners worldwide. The Series E financing includes participation from new investors including: the business interests of Gigi Pritzker Pucker and Michael Pucker represented by DNS Capital, LLC; Constellation Technology Ventures, the venture capital arm of Exelon Corporation; Total Energy Ventures; Shell Technology Ventures; and CapX Fund IV, LP.

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      Mentions: France U.S. Europe
    17. Aquion Energy Unveils Next Generation of AHI Battery Technology Delivering a 40 Percent Increase in Energy

      Aquion Energy Unveils Next Generation of AHI Battery Technology Delivering a 40 Percent Increase in Energy

      Aquion Energy, Inc., developer and manufacturer of Aqueous Hybrid Ion (AHI™) batteries and energy storage systems, today unveiled the second generation of AHI technology, delivering energy gains of up to 40 percent. The increased energy is achieved without an increase in the size or weight of either the S-Line Battery Stack or M-Line Battery Module product lines and directly translates into improved performance and delivered value in all of Aquion's target applications.

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      Mentions: NV Aquion
    18. Panasonic and Power-One to enter stationary storage market

      Panasonic and Power-One to enter stationary storage market

      Power-One and Panasonic have entered into a strategic alliance to develop, produce and market energy storage systems worldwide. Initial efforts will focus on developing the residential, commercial and utility-scale, grid-connected, energy storage systems business in Europe and the U.S., and non-residential systems in Japan.

       

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      Mentions: Japan U.S. Europe
    19. A123 Systems Introduces Advanced Lithium Ion Battery Designed Specifically for ... - GlobeNewsWire (press release)

      A123 Systems Introduces Advanced Lithium Ion Battery Designed Specifically for ... - GlobeNewsWire (press release)
      A123 Systems Introduces Advanced Lithium Ion Battery Designed Specifically for ...GlobeNewsWire (press release)21, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A123 Systems (Nasdaq:AONE), a developer and manufacturer of advanced Nanophosphate® lithium iron phosphate batteries and systems, today introduced the Military 6T Battery, a robust battery system engineered specifically to ...and more »
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