Tesla to connect the world’s largest lithium-ion battery with a wind farm in Australia


Tesla will build the world’s largest lithium-ion battery and connect it to the Hornsdale wind farm in South Australia following the agreement reached by the US-based company with the French renewable energy company Neoen and the Government of South Australia.

The ALHACENA project improves storage to reduce self-consumption cost


The Technological Institute of Energy is developing a tool that will allow cost reduction of self-consumption through storage. This is the ALHACENA project that seeks to enable companies to generate economic savings through the electricity bill without having to modify their production processes. During last 2016 ITE analyzed the regulatory and technological environment under which […]


Supermarkets to produce renewable energy and store


A report of the company Danfoss, specializing in infrastructure, food, energy and climate, draws attention as excess heat from cooling processes using these establishments, can be recovered as energy for heating network district-and it has in Denmark and even facilitate storage obtained from renewable.

Produce and store your own energy. The case of SOLARWATT


Since in 2013 the German Solarwatt decided to cooperate with the electrical division of BMW, much of their efforts have been aimed at providing solutions for off grid renewable power generation. Its energy storage system MyReserve could become one of the most usual elements of the houses of the future.


New Spanish patent for rechargeable aluminum-air battery


Albufera Energy Storage has obtained the patent at the European level of an electrochemical rechargeable aluminum-air cell. This new battery significantly reduces the cost of current lithium-ion battery and has a much lower weight and volume per kWh stored compared to lead acid.

New storage system to control energy use in homes


The xStorage storage solution is connected to the domestic power supply and to renewable energy sources such as solar panels. It is recharged when renewable energy is available or when the electricity is less expensive (for example, overnight) and it releases that electricity stored when demand and costs are higher.