In the News: February 2017

by Claire Juozitis


February brought energy storage news from every corner of the globe. There were new projects in China and Japan, new policies in Australia, and new smart solutions in the United Kingdom! Plus, solar batteries continued to gain recognition for their importance in our global renewable energy future. Not bad for the shortest month of the year! 

In cased you missed them, here were our most noteworthy posts and releases from last month: 

And now, the news: 

reNEWS Logo Japan Prize for US Battery

February 28, 2017
One of our major announcments this month was about a project in Japan. We're partnering with Schneider Electric, Eiwat Solar, and RE-ENERGY to provide energy storage for Kyushu Electric Power Company. Read our press release about it here. 

off-grid magazine Tech 101: All About Batteries
Amy Williams - February 7, 2017

OFF-GRID is the source for everything you need to know about living off the grid. Of course, this includes off-grid energy storage! Our batteries are safe, sustainable, and perfect for living off the grid. You can read more about it in this Tech 101 guide! 


 wired magazine logoInside the Race to Build the Battery of Tomorrow
Amelia Urry- February 22, 2017

This article originally appeared on Grist and features and interview with our VP of Product, Matt Maroon. While batteries may not be a the sexiest piece of technology (the article compares our Aspen batteries to a "Rubbermaid bin full of seawater"), their potential to shape the future of our energy consumption is massive. 

alt energy mag logoAdvanced energy storage systems market growth driven by rising concerns about energy conservation & renewable power
February 13, 2017

Altenergymag covered a report published by Global Market Insights which examined trends in the energy storage systems market related to application, product, technology, region, and competition. Aquion was covered in the competitive trends section of the report. 

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Claire Juozitis
Claire is a Digital Marketing Associate at Aquion Energy. She specializes in digital marketing & strategy for technology startups.
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