Battery Storage

A New CO2 Battery Can Halve the Cost of Solar Energy Storage

By |2022-01-12T16:35:57+00:00January 18th, 2022|Battery Storage, News, Solar, Solar and Battery|

Confronting the key weakness of solar. Energy Dome just announced the close of its $11 million Series A funding round. The Italian company will use that new money to develop and demonstrate the technology for its CO2 Battery, which will greatly enhance solar energy storage, a press statement reveals. The CO2 battery will store

Plans approved for huge new solar farm at Nissan as Sunderland plant aims to go carbon neutral

By |2022-01-10T13:03:14+00:00January 12th, 2022|Battery Storage, Leaf, News, Nissan, Solar and Battery|

Nissan has been given the green light to install a huge solar farm at its Sunderland plant as part of a drive to become carbon neutral. Planning permission was granted for the new 20MW installation this week, which will double the amount of renewable electricity generated at Nissan’s factory to 20% of the plant’s

European households’ battery storage capacity forecast to reach 12.8GWh by 2025

By |2022-01-10T12:34:53+00:00January 10th, 2022|Battery Storage, Home Battery, Home Energy Storage, News, Solar and Battery|

Annual residential battery storage installations in Europe passed the 100,000 mark for the first time ever in 2020, reaching a cumulative total of 3GWh capacity. The upward trajectory is set to continue and accelerate, according to SolarPower Europe, with a combination of economic and non-economic drivers propelling a 400% growth over five years. The

Solar Installs: Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire

By |2021-12-13T12:39:32+00:00December 13th, 2021|Battery Storage, Blog, Energy and Climate Change, Installation, Inverter, News, Power Generation, PowerBanx, Renewable Energy, Sofar Solar, Solar, Solar and Battery|

We recently did a solar and battery install very local to us - this was in Hemel Hempstead and we're based in Kings Langley. The solar was a large array of 24 panels, each 375W giving a total power of 9 kWp, connected to a Sofar 7.5 kW solar inverter. We handled the necessary

Soon, your car might be able to power your house—here’s why that matters

By |2021-11-23T14:07:46+00:00November 25th, 2021|Battery Storage, Energy and Climate Change, News, Renewable Energy|

Also known as V2G—or V2X—bidirectional charging means power can flow both into and out from an EV’s battery. When millions faced power outages in Texas following winter storms in February, Ryan O’Gorman drove the icy, “apocalyptic” streets and thought about electric vehicles. “You drive around and you see all these F-150s in the driveways, and

Reasons to be hopeful: the climate solutions available now

By |2021-11-06T12:57:31+00:00November 14th, 2021|Battery Storage, Electric Cars, Energy and Climate Change, News, Renewable Energy, Reviews, Solar and Battery, Wind|

We have every tool we need to tackle the climate crisis. Here’s what some key sectors are doing The climate emergency is the biggest threat to civilisation we have ever faced. But there is good news: we already have every tool we need to beat it. The challenge is not identifying the solutions, but rolling

Family’s green investment avoids gas price increases – and they don’t need to queue for petrol either

By |2021-11-06T12:37:39+00:00November 11th, 2021|Energy and Climate Change, Home Battery, News, Renewable Energy, Solar and Battery|

The Bunyan family invested in a renewable energy system to run their house and car The Bunyan family could be one of the greenest families in the land after installing high-tech kit to help them store energy from sunshine. The recent increase in gas prices has not affected them and they have not been queuing

Want to beat rising energy prices… could you live off-grid?

By |2021-11-08T12:06:36+00:00November 7th, 2021|Blog, Energy and Climate Change, Home Battery, News, Our Uncertain Future, Renewable Energy, Solar and Battery|

It sounds radical but 150,000 people Britons have already cut the cord and become self-sufficient As energy bills soar and Britain braces itself for a winter of discontent, there is one family who aren’t worried. Matthew and Charis Watkinson, and their children Elsa and Billy, have managed to evade the national energy crisis by becoming

World Energy Storage Day: ‘This decade is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to fight climate change’

By |2021-11-05T14:15:44+00:00November 5th, 2021|Battery Storage, Energy and Climate Change, News, Renewable Energy, Solar and Battery|

With the catastrophic impacts of climate change seen around the world, there is little time left to act but energy storage has a huge opportunity to be part of the solution, the audience at World Energy Storage Day online conference heard today. Dr Rahul Walawalkar, the founder and president of the India Energy Storage Alliance

UK urged to incentivise more storage

By |2021-10-03T10:41:48+00:00October 21st, 2021|Battery Storage, News, Solar and Battery|

Pipeline of 6-8GW of projects with grid connections could be built out under ‘right conditions’, says ESN Key priorities for the UK Government, Ofgem and the grid operator include the development of markets that incentivise further investment in all kinds of energy storage, said the Electricity Storage Network (ESN). Markets should incentivise a range of

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