Clean Grid Technology, Energy Storage

Silicon: Small Ingredient Plays Major Role in Battery Upgrades

8 May , 2020  

This article was originally published on pnnl.gov on April 28, 2020. RICHLAND, Wash. — The same material you’ll find at the tip of a pencil—graphite—has long been a key component in today’s lithium-ion batteries. As our reliance on these batteries increases, however, graphite-based electrodes are due for an upgrade. For that, scientists are looking to the […]

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Clean Grid Technology, Connectivity, Energy Storage

Energy Storage Key to Grid Connectivity

19 Feb , 2015  


Experts Tout Storage At Wyoming Energy Conference Wyoming Public Media, February 16, 2015 Energy storage will be a key part of the grid of the future, according to industry experts speaking at this month’s Wyoming Infrastructure Authority conference. Currently, power generation and consumption are balanced in real-time, but storage would allow power generated now to […]

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Compressed Air, Energy Storage, Industrial Technology

Energy Storage in Compressed Air to Feed the Grid

14 Jan , 2015  


A lot of hot air? Why energy storage matters CNBC, January 12, 2015 People around the world are turning to renewable sources of energy such as the wind and sun, which offer a sustainable and abundant source of power for our homes, cities and offices. But what do you do when the sun isn’t shining […]

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