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Convergent buys up 40MW of flywheels in New York and Pennsylvania

Convergent buys up 40MW of flywheels in New York and Pennsylvania

8 May 2018, 13:26

Convergent Energy + Power, a US-Canadian project developer which has attracted investment from the venture capital arm of Statoil, has acquired 40MW of flywheel energy storage already in operation in grid-balancing markets in New York State and Pennsylvania.

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Ultracapacitors in electrification: Driving change with complementary technologies

9 Apr 2018, 15:16 • By Olivier Chabilan
Ultracapacitors in electrification: Driving change with complementary technologies

In much the same way that the industrial revolution changed society all those years ago, electrification is now the driving force behind the industrialisation of multiple sectors. Energy storage has an obvious role, but Olivier Chabilan of Skeleton Technologies looks at something you might not have considered - ultracapacitors.

Jamaican utility approves 24.5MW hybrid energy storage project

Jamaican utility approves 24.5MW hybrid energy storage project

20 Jun 2017, 02:38

Jamaican utility company Jamaica Public Service (JPS) announced Monday that its board of directors has approved a hybrid energy storage solution which — pending approval from the Office of Utilities — will be the first of its kind in the Caribbean.