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Gujarat will soon tender 250 MW solar+storage capacity

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 9, 2018

Saurabhbhai Patel, Minister of Energy, Government of Gujarat, has announced that the state will soon issue a 250 MW grid-connected solar tender linked with storage. He also said that Gujarat...

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China develops lead carbon battery to store renewable energy

By : sustainabilityo..., May 9, 2018

Chinese scientists have developed a lead carbon battery for storing power generated from solar panels and windmills and claimed that with such devices, the electricity supply is stable for use...

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Mahindra lowest bidder again in India’s Andaman solar-storage retender

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 17, 2018
Major Indian solar EPC firm Mahindra Susten has put in the lowest bid for a solar and energy storage auction in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands for the second time, having seen its victory in...
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Scientists develop new Graphene-based battery that charges five times faster

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 6, 2017

Scientists have developed a new graphene-based battery material with charging speed five times faster than today's lithium-ion batteries.


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Subject Tags: battery , innovation , storage

Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Industries said to mull India power storage with BP

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 23, 2017

Reliance Industries Ltd, owned by Mukesh Ambani, is considering entering the power-storage business with its partner BP Plc. to expand into the country’s growing renewable energy sector, according to two people with knowledge of the plan.

The companies are considering...

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Schneider Electric, WWF Install Solar-Storage Mini-Grids on Diminishing Islands in India’s Threatened Sundarbans

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 2, 2017

Stretching across the Bay of Bengal from on to offshore the coasts of northeast India and Bangladesh, the Sundarbans is the world’s largest remaining mangrove ecosystem. Island residents and...

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Subject Tags: mini-grid , solar , storage


By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 15, 2017

Andhra Pradesh is going to be the first State in the country and Asia to store solar energy to facilitate power supply to agriculture sector, bringing an end to farmers’ dependence on grid-based...

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Power Grid eyes electric vehicle play

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 6, 2017

Enthused by the market potential for electric vehicles (EV) in India, state-owned Power Grid Corp. of India Ltd (PGCIL), the power transmission utility responsible for establishing green energy...

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Storing solar power increases energy consumption, emissions

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 1, 2017

Storing solar power for nighttime use actually increases both energy consumption and emissions compared with sending excess solar energy directly to the utility grid, according to a new study....

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Turning Beer Wastewater into Energy Storage Benefits Breweries, Battery Manufacturers

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 14, 2016

Beer wastewater can be converted to materials needed to make energy storage cells — a development that researchers say could be a “win-win” for breweries and battery manufacturers....

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