Could molten silicon be a bright idea for energy storage?

MIT researchers say they are developing a new way to store excess renewable energy and deliver it back to the grid on demand

ABB to power Europe’s largest EV battery factory

The technology firm will provide substations and and other key technologies to LG Chem’s new facility in Poland

Graphene molecules
Graphene nanotechnology charges onto the battery market

Could graphene-lithium batteries be faster-charging, lighter and longer-lasting

Arsenal FC shoots and scores with energy storage project

The battery can store enough energy to run the 60,000-seat Emirates stadium for an entire match

Arsenal guns for greener future with new battery bank

Pivot Power’s Chief Technology Officer Michael Clark said it could help cost-effectively transform the grid

Picture of a girl sitting on a wooden floor with a laptop and a home battery system next to her.
EDF Energy launches new home battery system offer

It has partnered with Powervault, which claims customers can save up to 50% on their energy bills

A lithium ion battery unit
Batteries get safer and live longer with spongy tech

Penn State engineers have discovered a new technique able to double the life cycle of such devices

Battery sector ‘to attract $1.2tn of investment by 2040’

Bloomberg New Energy Finance expects this to cause a significant boom in the technology

Shared Tesla Powerwall cleans up community energy in Australia

Government-owned Western Power and Synergy have deployed the technology in the City of Mandurah

South Australia fires up $100m home battery scheme

Subsidies of up to $6,000 will be available to households across the region