A few interesting energy storage projects in the news: Beacon Power has received a grant from the state of Pennsylvania for a flywheel projects while ZBB has signed a contract to supply their storage system to the US Navy. More below:
China International Trust and Investment Corporation (CITIC) has signed an agreement with the Bolivia government to explore lithium reserves in the country.
Nexeon secured Series C fundraising to scale up production of its silicon-anode technology for lithium-ion batteries.
Altair Nanotechnologies Inc. (Altairnano) has signed a contract with the Hawai’i Natural Energy Institute to supply an energy storage system for a test of solar energy integration
ZBB received a US Navy contract to supply a 500 KW zinc-bromide energy storage system to naval facility in California.
Beacon Power awarded $5 million grant by state of Pennsylvania for construction of a 20MW flywheel storage facility.
Green housing pilot project in Singapore to utilize Panasonic lithium-ion batteries for storage.