31 mars 2016

Advanced Energy Storage Systems Market by Application, by Technology, by End User & by Region - Global Forecast to 2020

Advanced energy storage systems market is expected to reach a value of USD 15.95 billion by 2020, at a high CAGR of 4.4% during the forecast period. Energy arbitrage opportunities, increasing renewable installations and growth of the electric vehicles market are propelling the growth of the energy storage systems market across the globe. Various regions, especially North America and Europe, are investing in expanding their energy storage infrastructure in order to perceive sustainable development; energy storage systems are considered... [Lire la suite]

29 mars 2016

Solar makes EV battery support for the grid complicated financially

  Findings from a German vehicle-to-grid programme, run by Lichtblick, SMA, Volkswagen and Fraunhofer IWES, suggests electric vehicle owners can earn up to €500 a year, but the downside is that the battery is worn down in the process – quite considerably. read more: http://reneweconomy.com.au/2016/solar-makes-ev-battery-support-grid-complicated-financially-
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25 mars 2016

Renault to supply 150 ZOE EVs to Utrecht for solar smart-charging project

Renault is supplying a test fleet of 150 Renault Zoe electric cars to the Dutch city of Utrecht as part of a new solar smart-charging project. A letter of intent for the project was signed recently in Paris by Renault and its Dutch partners — Utrecht City Council, ElaadNL, and LomboXnet — with the intent being to eventually develop a Franco-Dutch “framework of smart solar charging solutions for electric vehicles (EVs).” Going by the terms of the letter of intent, management of the infrastructure involved and the smart-charge... [Lire la suite]