GFG Alliance invests in ZEN Energy to create a new Australian National Energy Champion

September 26, 2017 4:27 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Sanjeev Gupta’s GFG Alliance, through its energy division, SIMEC Energy, today (20th Sept 2017) reached an agreement with ZEN Energy to establish a strategic partnership and acquire a majority stake in ZEN, a prominent emerging Australian energy company providing businesses and households with affordable, reliable and tailor-made solutions. Having last…

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Standards Australia announces next steps for on-site residential battery storage standards

September 19, 2017 11:35 am Published by Leave your thoughts

In September, a broad agreement was reached on a way forward that will see Standards Australia, industry and government working together to fast track the development and adoption of appropriate product safety standards. Once implemented, these standards will enable the continued roll out of residential onsite battery systems, empower customer choice and meet community safety expectations….

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SETuP’s Daly River is Shining Light on Remote Renewable Energy

August 23, 2017 1:48 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Daly River’s Energy Storage System is pioneering the integration of solar energy in an isolated grid, proving remote Australia can reliably move to ‘solar only’ power during daylight hours and reduce reliance on diesel by 50 per cent. Power and Water Corporation is delivering the Solar Energy Transformation Program (SETuP)…

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360Energy supplies Tesla Powerwall 2 into 800 home Harris Crossing

August 23, 2017 1:15 pm Published by Leave your thoughts
360Energy supplies Tesla Powerwall 2 into 800 home Harris Crossing

Townsville’s Harris Crossing by Maidment Developments is one of Australia’s newest and leading sustainable communities. Harris Crossing not only gives residents the opportunity to be part of a dynamic community that is fast-growing, affordable and ideally located to suit their lifestyle needs. It’s their chance to build a brand new,…

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Hydrostor engages AECOM to bring its long duration bulk energy storage solution to Australia’s NEM in support of Finkel blueprint

August 23, 2017 12:54 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Hydrostor Inc., a global leader in Compressed Air Energy Storage (CAES), announced it has engaged the services of AECOM in Australia to support its entry into the market. AECOM is a premier, fully integrated global infrastructure firm, and Hydrostor’s EPC partner in the deployment of its Adiabatic CAES systems globally….

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Vector creates Australasian first in salt plant energy solution

August 23, 2017 12:37 pm Published by Leave your thoughts
Vector Energy Solutions - Dominion Salt

An Australasian first to integrate a Tesla Powerpack with wind generation will soon be switched on at a salt manufacturing factory at Lake Grassmere, at the top of New Zealand’s South Island. Vector Energy Solutions is working with Dominion Salt to combine energy storage with Dominion Salt’s 660 kW wind…

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Speak at Energy Storage India 2018

July 31, 2017 10:41 am Published by Leave your thoughts
Energy Storage India

Call for papers now open Covering every aspect of the energy storage industry, Energy Storage India (ESI) returns once again in 2018 to form the greatest gathering in New Delhi. Attracting over 1,200 attendees, it is India’s all-inclusive and premier event. We invite you to submit abstracts on the following topics…

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SOLARWATT and Fronius to enter partnership to promote international sales

July 27, 2017 12:24 pm Published by Leave your thoughts
Solarwatt & Fronius

SOLARWATT, premium provider of photovoltaic systems, and Fronius Solar Energy, global solution provider in the field of renewable energy, are to enter into a partnership. This will include a global distribution agreement, the inclusion of partner products in the respective portfolios, as well as joint research and development activities. With…

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Vanitec Energy Storage Committee (ESC)

July 24, 2017 1:33 pm Published by Leave your thoughts
Vanitec ESC Meeting

At the end of June Manchester, UK hosted the eighth International Flow Battery Forum. As most flow batteries use vanadium, it was the perfect opportunity to host the 2nd Vanitec Energy Storage Committee (ESC) meeting. Vanitec is the only not-for-profit international global member organisation whose objective is to promote the…

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Clean energy start-up aims to solve the world’s energy problems

June 28, 2017 1:40 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Palaszczuk Government funding is helping a clean-energy small business power ahead with plans to expand nationally and overseas, and boost its workforce with 75 extra staff within two years. Innovation Minister Leeanne Enoch said Brisbane start-up Elevare Energy – which received $250,000 in government funding – is achieving great results…

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