Image - IMechE warns that UK urgently needs to invest in energy storage

IMechE warns that UK urgently needs to invest in energy storage

As part of a range of recently announced green investments by the UK Government, the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) is investing £35 million in an Energy Entrepreneurs Fund and £3m in heat storage innovation. A new report by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers warns that the UK urgently needs to invest in energy storage – for thermal, electric, and transport – to avoid soaring energy bills for co...

Wind - Storage - Apr 10, 2014


Image - Freescale Intelligent Battery Sensor Combines MCU and CAN

Freescale Intelligent Battery Sensor Combines MCU and CAN

Freescale Semiconductor today announced the availability of the industry’s first general market AEC-Q100 qualified intelligent battery sensor to combine three measurement channels, a 16/32-bit MCU, and a CAN protocol module in a single package. “Also featuring integrated functional safety support, the new MM9Z1J638 battery sensor helps to support vehicle reliability even as automotive electrical system complexities increase.&rd...

Clean Transport - Storage - Apr 10, 2014


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HyperSolar Anticipates Due to Automotive Industry's Demand for Hydrogen

HyperSolar,  the developer of a breakthrough technology to produce renewable hydrogen using sunlight and any source of water, today commented on the recent announcements from auto manufacturers committing to hydrogen fuel technology and innovation, increasing viability of alternative fuels for the future. A recent article, "US Driving Research on Hydrogen Fuel Cells" by Bill Scanlon, of National Renewable Energy Laboratory (...

Storage - Apr 8, 2014