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SA’s Big Battery Just Another ‘Big Thing’
Energy
Friday July 28 2017

SA’s Big Battery Just Another ‘Big Thing’

Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison has ridiculed South Australia's big battery deal after saying Australians are sick and tired of watching politicians fight over the right energy...

Premier Defends SA’s Battery Power Plan
Energy
Tuesday July 11 2017

Premier Defends SA’s Battery Power Plan

South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill has brushed aside federal government disinterest in the state's plan to build the world's biggest battery to help stabilise its energy...

On-site Battery Storage Installation
Energy
Thursday April 20 2017

On-site Battery Storage Installation

The development of any rules that touch communities, industry, new technologies and life safety is worth paying attention to.

A Battery Powered Future is Closer than we Think
Energy
Thursday March 17 2016

A Battery Powered Future is Closer than we Think

Get set for the powerhouse combination of battery storage and photovoltaic cells to transform our homes, businesses and communities.

New Battery ‘Can Charge Phone in 1 Min’
Technology
Tuesday April 7 2015

New Battery ‘Can Charge Phone in 1 Min’

Scientists believe they have invented a new battery that could fully charge a smartphone in just one minute.

German Engineer Plans to Convert Coal Mine into Massive Battery
Mining
Tuesday May 13 2014

German Engineer Plans to Convert Coal Mine into Massive Battery

A German engineering professor hopes to transform a coal mine into a giant hydraulic battery in order to facilitate the usage of renewable energy.

Could Rhubarb Revolutionize Renewable Energy ?
Energy
Monday January 20 2014

Could Rhubarb Revolutionize Renewable Energy ?

Scientists from Harvard have used organic molecules found in the humble rhubarb to develop a new type of flow battery which has the potential to radically...

Membrane-free Battery Makes Renewable Energy Easier
Energy
Tuesday August 20 2013

Membrane-free Battery Makes Renewable Energy Easier

MIT researchers have developed a rechargeable flow battery which dispenses completely with the need for expensive membranes, bringing inexpensive, large-scale power storage for renewable energy purposes...