fire

May 17, 2022
Battery storage system safety was at the top of the agenda for many vendors and their customers at ees Europe last week.
May 11, 2022
A liquid coolant leak caused thermal runaway in battery cells which started a fire at the 300MW/450MWh Victorian Big Battery in Australia.
Error: the field format must contains "%s" or "%1$s".
November 23, 2021
The engineering team behind Leclanché’s LeBlock battery storage solution share valuable insights into safety topics to consider.
October 27, 2021
Honeywell has created a flow battery which it will deploy in pilot projects of increasing size starting next year. Honeywell Sustainable Technology Solutions (Honeywell STS) vice president and general manager Ben Owens spoke with Energy-Storage.news about it.
July 30, 2021
Update 2 August 2021 (2): The fire was declared under control at 3:05pm local time today, CFA said.
May 3, 2021
Safety is a consideration when it comes to any energy asset and lithium-ion batteries are no exception. Fires are rare, but do happen, particularly when you consider how much juice lithium storage systems can pack into a fairly small space. In this panel from the Energy Storage Summit 2021, experts including firefighter Charlie Pugsley of London Fire Brigade talk about the strategies stakeholders should be using today and in the future to ensure a safe industry for all.
March 25, 2021
The challenges of explosion prevention – with flammable gases needing to be vented “very rapidly” – in the event of a battery fire have been highlighted at this week’s Energy Storage Summit USA.
September 16, 2020
There has been a fire at the Carnegie Road 20MW battery energy storage system (BESS) project in Liverpool, England, project owner Ørsted has confirmed.
August 6, 2020
“Preventing a service event from becoming a catastrophic one,” is how Cadenza Innovation CEO Christina Lampe-Önnerud describes the way her company’s lithium-ion ‘Supercell’ battery architecture reacts to thermal runaway.
April 13, 2020
Ensuring battery systems used in conjunction with solar perform safely and optimally is essential in the continued roll-out of storage technology. Robert Puto and Gerhard Klein of TÜV SÜD examine independent technical assessments that must be undertaken before a storage system is built.

Email Newsletter

Most Popular

Upcoming Events

May 17
 - May 18
, 2022
Lisbon, Portugal
May 25
 - May 26
, 2022
Edmonton, Alberta

EverythingEV USA

June 22
 - June 23
, 2022
Austin, Texas, USA
June 22
 - June 22
, 2022
9:00am CEST / 12:30pm IST
July 19
 - July 20
, 2022
ICC Sydney
August 23
 - August 25
, 2022
SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL