Energy storage: where lithium-ion fits in

Energy storage is headed for prime time as western nations emerge from coronavirus lockdowns and set about creating financial stimulus packages to revive flagging economies. 

Energy Storage
Hydrogen
Pacific Green Acquires Battery Energy Storage System Design Company Innoergy Limited

Pacific Green announces that it has acquired Innoergy Limited, a designer of battery energy storage systems whose clients include Osaka Gas Co. Ltd, in Japan, and Limejump Limited (“Limejump”), a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell plc.  The acquisition marks PGTK’s entry into the battery energy storage system market in conjunction...

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Strategies to power desalination with solar technology

Desalination of seawater is becoming essential as demand for freshwater expands well beyond the capacity of current reserves to sustain it. But on its own, desalination threatens to help feed the catastrophic climate change that is helping to accelerate water scarcity around the globe. 

Desalination is notoriously energy intensive, and...

Solar
Water
The big markets for desalination in the 2020s

The global desalination market appears is on a roll. One report predicts a compound annual growth rate of 7.7%, equal to a yearly investment in desalination of USD$27 billion by 2025. A range of factors is driving this growth.

On the demand side, readily available fresh water is becoming...

Water
Desalination