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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sonnen Appoints New Managing Director for Australia and Asia Pacific

October 29, 2018 12:58 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Adelaide, 25 October 2018 – Germany’s sonnen Group, the global market leader for smart energy storage systems and operator of the largest energy sharing platform in the world, announced today that it has appointed Nathan Dunn as Managing Director for Australia and the Asia Pacific. Nathan’s appointment cements the next…

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October 29, 2018 10:31 am Published by Leave your thoughts

            More businesses are set to embrace renewable and sustainable energy following last night’s opening of a micro-grid power station and sustainable energy complex in Mackay – The Linked PowerHouse. Federal Member George Christensen MP launches new sustainable complex, The Linked PowerHouse in Mackay QLD…

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The Ingeteam hybrid inverter is now compatible with Freedom Won high voltage batteries

October 29, 2018 10:25 am Published by Leave your thoughts

  Ingeteam. October 17th, 2018. Freedom Won, a leading energy storage system manufacturer, has approved the use of its Freedom Lite HV battery with the Ingeteam INGECON® SUN STORAGE 1Play hybrid inverter. With a maximum energy storage capacity ranging from 5 to 80 kWh, this lithium-iron phosphate (LFP) battery is…

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“World’s First Decentralised Energy Exchange is Open for Business”

October 29, 2018 10:12 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Melbourne, 25 October 2018 – GreenSync has today announced that the Decentralised Energy Exchange (deX) has commenced the rollout of a new platform that connects millions of distributed energy resources (DER) and virtual power plants (VPPs), to existing markets such as the wholesale market, as well as enabling new markets…

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Ballarat Energy Storage System Consortium Delivers Energy Storage Initiative Ahead of Summer

October 25, 2018 3:19 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

          This month, Victorian Energy Minister, Lily D’ambrosia,  officially inaugurated Victoria’s first utility-scale Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) at the AusNet Services Ballarat Terminal Station in Warrenheip, Ballarat. The 30 megawatt (MW) 30 megawatt-hour (MWh) BESS—currently being commissioned by the world-class consortium comprising Downer Spotless, AusNet Services, EnergyAustralia…

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