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Opel to build Gigafactory in Palatinate

February 20, 2020 – According to Opel’s official statement, the battery cell production facility at their Kaiserslautern site will have a potential capacity of 24 GWh. The cell technology is currently still under development at Opel’s project partner, the French company Saft.

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E3/DC storage systems provide homes with emergency back-up power during storm

February 12, 2020 – Around 1,000 of the domestic PV storage systems installed in Germany by the company E3/DC switched into three-phase stand-alone operation during the stormy weather on February 9 and 10, 2020. This ensured that the systems’ owners still had power throughout the storm while their…

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European Commission approves funding for battery research

December 9, 2019 – The European Commission has approved a total of 3.2 billion euros in state aid for pan-European research and innovation projects by seven member states along the entire battery value chain. German battery manufacturers and carmakers will also benefit from the funding.

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Salt River Project: Largest battery system in Arizona to replace coal-fired power plant

November 15, 2019 – The Salt River Project (SRP) in Arizona announces plans for two solar and storage projects. By the end of fiscal year 2025, 1 GW of renewable energy will be added. The Sonoran Energy Center will be the largest solar battery project in the state, utility officials said.

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Tesvolt electricity storage system sinks fish farm’s energy costs

November 12, 2019 – The Norwegian fish farming company Kvarøy has begun using a large-scale storage system manufactured by Tesvolt at its salmon farm off the coast of the island of Selsøyvær in the Norwegian Sea. On board the floating control platform, lithium batteries with a total storage capacity…

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