Neoen launches development of Blyth BESS
January 5, 2023: Neoen mentioned immediately that it has launched development of its 200MW/400MWh Blyth Battery in South Australia.
Blythe is one in all seven new grid-scale battery initiatives throughout the nation to be supported partly by monetary assist from the Australian Renewable Vitality Company.
NHOA Vitality would be the battery storage specialist for the venture. The small print of the battery expertise will not be disclosed, however NHOA produces quite a lot of lithium ion-based power storage methods.
Blyth will usually be deployed together with Neoen’s Goyder South Stage 1 wind farm to ship 70MW of renewable baseload power to mining group BHP. Neoen mentioned the power will energy BHP’s Olympic Dam operations in South Australia.
The development interval will take between 12 and 16 months and the battery might be Neoen’s fifth largest within the nation, taking Australia’s complete asset portfolio to shut to 3GW in operation or below development.
BASF equipped the primary ‘custom-made’ supplies for the Toyota-Panasonic firm
January 5, 2023: BASF delivers the primary batch of custom-made nickel-cobalt manganese cathode lively supplies (CAM) for top efficiency EV battery cells produced by the Toyota-Panasonic three way partnership Prime Planet Vitality & Options (PPES).
BASF mentioned on December 19 that its majority-owned BASF firm Toda Battery Supplies produces CAM at its Onoda calcination plant in Japan. Work to broaden Onoda’s cell manufacturing capability to 45GWh is ongoing and extra capability will come on-line within the second half of 2024.
Toyota has a majority 51% stake in PPES, which started operations in April 2020 to supply automotive prismatic batteries.
Forster has been appointed chairman of StoreDot
January 5, 2023: Carl-Peter Forster has been appointed chairman of fast-charging EV battery tech agency StoreDot, the corporate introduced on January 4.
Forster is a senior adviser and board member of a number of automotive firms and is a former CEO of Tata Motors and president of Common Motors in Europe.
StoreDot mentioned on December 6 that it goals to have ‘100-in-5’ fast-charging lithium ion cells – claimed to supply a driving vary of 100 miles inside 5 minutes of charging. -charge – prepared for mass manufacturing in 2024.
Firm CEO Doron Myersdorf mentioned: “Enhancing our automotive bench energy is extraordinarily vital as we search to construct on our OEM strategic partnerships and encourage extra automotive producers to independently assess our ‘100- in-5’ XFC cells and incorporate them into their electrical automobiles.”
Giuliani joins Daylight’s govt staff
January 5, 2023: Gianpaolo Giuliani has joined Daylight Group as business power storage methods govt director, the corporate introduced in a LinkedIn submit on December 29.
Giuliani, a former international gross sales director of power storage for GE, will lead a staff targeted on product administration for Daylight’s ESS excessive voltage portfolio and enterprise improvement for international markets.
He brings greater than 15 years of expertise in power, administration and renewable hybrid technology and, in 2014, specialised in renewables and power storage.
Daylight introduced on December 8 that it had agreed to a deal to amass a controlling stake in Germany-based batteries Triathlon Holding, in a transfer Daylight mentioned would create a lead and lithium powerhouse to extend the corporate’s international gross sales in present and new markets.