July 24th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley
Researchers at Stanford are working on a new flow battery that uses a liquid metal anode and a ceramic membrane. If successful, the battery will lead to new higher power grid scale energy storage that is cheaper than existing batteries.
October 11th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Researchers at MIT, responding to a challenge issued by the US Department of Energy, have developed a new battery for use by utility companies to store electricity that costs 100 times less than the conventional lithium ion batteries in use today
June 13th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Researchers at Harvard have created a flow battery that is non-toxic, non-corrosive, and has an extremely long life. Could this be the breakthrough the world has been waiting for?
July 15th, 2016 | by Tina Casey
The great state of Tennessee is on the cutting edge of new energy storage tech, thanks partly to its role as the home of the Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
May 26th, 2016 | by Tina Casey
Another nail in the coal coffin: a new steampunk-style "hourglass" flow battery concept could lead to low cost energy storage for wind and solar power
June 23rd, 2015 | by Tina Casey
The startup 24M has come out of stealth mode with a new lithium-ion battery that gives better performance at half the cost, for EVs and grid energy storage
February 27th, 2015 | by Tina Casey
Battered and bruised by natural gas and renewable energy, King Coal is facing a lethal new energy storage foe: next-generation flow batteries
February 25th, 2014 | by Tina Casey
For those of you who know your vanadium, the real question about vanadium flow batteries is: where’s the vanadium going [&hellip
April 25th, 2013 | by SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
This post first appeared on the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory website by Mike Ross Researchers from the US Department of Energy’s SLAC [&hellip
June 7th, 2011 | by Nicholas Brown
MIT researchers developed a li-ion battery that is designed radically different from all of the others. They claim that this new design is capable of being refilled quickly and that it is very lightweight