Image - Ballard and Van Hool Launch Service Centre

Ballard and Van Hool Launch Service Centre

Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP)(TSX: BLD) and partner Van Hool N.V., have announced that a dedicated joint European Service and Parts Centre for fuel cell buses (to be called ESPACE) will be operational in November 2014. The key objective of ESPACE is to support Van Hool fuel cell buses in Europe that are powered by Ballard fuel cell modules. “We always strive to offer the best, not only in our products, but also in post-sales support, by...

Storage - Oct 22, 2014


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Dispelling a Misconception About Mg-Ion Batteries

Lithium (Li)-ion batteries serve us well, powering our laptops, tablets, cell phones and a host of other gadgets and devices. However, for future automotive applications, we will need rechargeable batteries with significant increases in energy density, reductions in cost and improvements in safety. Hence the big push in the battery industry to develop an alternative to the Li-ion technology. One promising alternative would be a battery based o...

Storage - Oct 16, 2014


Image - Enphase Energy Enters into Energy Storage Business with AC Battery

Enphase Energy Enters into Energy Storage Business with AC Battery

Solar Power International 2014 – Booth 812 -- Enphase Energy, (NASDAQ:ENPH), announced today its Enphase AC Battery, an advanced energy storage solution with a modular, plug-and-play storage device fully integrated with the just-introduced Enphase Energy Management System. Based on a distributed architecture, the AC Battery is a safe, reliable and easy-to-install storage solution, designed for residential and commercial applications. The modular ...

Solar - Oct 21, 2014