March 20, 2019 9:16 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Energy company Magellan Power is pleased to be part of a new $8.8 million power system rollout as announced yesterday by Energy Minister Bill Johnston. 57 sites across WA’s South West are now set to receive Stand-alone Power Systems (SPS), the majority of which will carry Magellan Power designed and…

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Redflow batteries supply energy for remote Thai village

February 18, 2019 11:39 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Zinc-bromine flow batteries from Australian energy storage company Redflow Limited are now storing solar energy to provide a reliable power supply for a remote village in mountainous northern Thailand that has long lacked electricity. In a project backed by the Thai Government, the village of Ban Pha Dan in Lamphun…

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Hydrostor Announces Australia’s First Compressed Air Energy Storage Project, Secures Funding from ARENA and South Australia Renewable Technology Fund

February 20, 2019 1:56 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

ADELAIDE, February 8, 2019 – Hydrostor Inc., a leader in Advanced Compressed Air Energy Storage (A-CAES), is pleased to announce that its subsidiary, Hydrostor Australia Pty Ltd, has been awarded a combined total of $9 million of grant funding from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) and the Government of…

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January 25, 2019 1:46 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The Tata Power Company to deploy an initial 35 MWh Energy Vault system planned for 2019; CEMEX partnership will support rapid adoption and deployment of Energy Vault’s unique storage solution Renewables have struggled to more fully replace fossil fuel power due to production unpredictability and intermittency from reliance on factors…

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Eguana Technologies approved for South Australia Home Battery Scheme

January 24, 2019 9:28 am Published by Leave your thoughts

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) Eguana Technologies (TSX.V: EGT) (OTCQB: EGTYF) is pleased to announce it has been approved for both the South Australia Home Battery Scheme and CEFC home battery financing providing direct access to $100 million in subsidies and low interest loans for residential battery storage….

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The Emerging Hydrogen Economy

December 12, 2018 12:57 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Australia is one of the luckiest countries in the world in terms of natural resources. Here is the US Central Intelligence Agency comment on Australia’s natural resources: Natural Resources: bauxite, coal, iron ore, copper, tin, gold, silver, uranium, nickel, tungsten, rare earth elements, mineral sands, lead, zinc, diamonds, natural gas, petroleum…

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World-leading energy storage pilot breaks ground at Glenelg

December 12, 2018 12:37 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The first commercial pilot of a molten silicon energy storage system developed by South Australian innovator, 1414 Degrees (ASX:14D), is one step closer to commissioning, with large components of the technology making their way to SA Water’s Glenelg Wastewater Treatment Plant this week. 1414 Degrees’ biogas Thermal Energy Storage System (GAS-TESS)…

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Unlocking Australia’s potential in lithium-ion battery manufacturing

December 12, 2018 12:09 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

A report outlining a new strategy to help to maximise Australia’s potential as a world powerhouse in lithium-ion battery manufacturing was launched in a joint media release on 11 December from Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham, Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment and Senator the Hon Matthew Canavan, Minister for Resources…

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Australian Manufacturer Magellan Power Hands Over Energy Storage for Onslow Power Project

December 11, 2018 7:18 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Horizon Power’s Onslow Power project is Australia’s largest distributed energy resource Microgrid, which on completion will provide more than half of the town of Onslow’s electricity needs from renewable resources. Faced with increased demand for energy in Onslow and driven by population movements and resource developments, the contemporary energy solution…

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Ecoult provides energy storage solution using CSIRO-invented UltraBattery® to Raytheon Company’s Microgrid System to Help Power Otis Air National Guard Base

November 27, 2018 11:44 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Sydney-based energy storage company Ecoult (subsidiary of East Penn Manufacturing) is supplying its technology to Raytheon for use in a new Microgrid project. This project, along with other future developments, has the potential to significantly enhance U.S. energy security with sustainable backup power systems. While this critical service is being…

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