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  • New Study on Graphene-Wrapped Nanocrystals Makes Inroads Toward Next-Gen Fuel Cells

    A powdery mix of metal nanocrystals wrapped in single-layer sheets of carbon atoms, developed at the Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab), shows promise for safely storing hydrogen for use with fuel cells for passenger vehicles and other uses. And now, a new study provides insight into the atomic details of the crystals’ ultrathin coating and how ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • New standards in UK for hazardous fuel storage sites

    Oil and fuel depots across Britain must improve environmental and safety standards for the bulk storage of hazardous liquids, with the release of a new containment policy that comes in the wake of the Buncefield investigation. Developed in partnership with the oil and fuel industry by the Competent Authority (CA) for the Control of Major Accident Hazards (COMAH) – comprising the Environment ...

  • Fuel storage tanks for industrial, energy and military applications

    Interstate Products, Inc. manufactures and distributes a wide variety of collapsible fuel storage tanks for industrial applications and are used by power and energy companies all over the world.  Made from military grade materials, IPI fuel bladders are ideal for the storage of potable water, waste water, fuels, chemicals, dielectric oil and alternative fuels or blended fuel storage ...


    By Interstate Products Inc

  • Energy Department announces new investment in nuclear fuel storage research

    As part of its commitment to developing an effective strategy for the safe and secure storage and management of used nuclear fuel, the Energy Department today announced a new dry storage research and development project led by the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI). The project will design and demonstrate dry storage cask technology for high burn-up spent nuclear fuels that have been ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Future of energy storage

    Original story at MIT News MIT professor Fikile Brushett is in the process of taking the power generated by wind and solar, chemically lashing it to molecules derived from flora and fauna, and storing it in liquids until it’s needed to electrify our homes. The fact that such a system — if it's feasible — is likely ...

  • Energy Department awards more than $7 million for innovative hydrogen storage technologies in fuel cell electric vehicles

    The U.S. Department of Energy today announced more than $7 million to fund four projects in California, Washington and Oregon to advance hydrogen storage technologies to be used in fuel cell electric vehicles. The 3-year projects will help lower the costs and increase the performance of hydrogen storage systems by developing innovative materials and advanced tanks for efficient and safe ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Hydrogen storage gets new hope

    A new method for “recycling” hydrogen-containing fuel materials could open the door to economically viable hydrogen-based vehicles. In an article appearing today in Angewandte Chemie, Los Alamos National Laboratory and University of Alabama researchers working within the U.S. Department of Energy’s Chemical Hydrogen Storage Center of Excellence describe a significant advance in hydrogen storage ...

  • Dry fuel store given consent

    The Department of Energy and Climate Change today approved an application under section 36 of the Electricity Act 1989 for EDF Energy to construct and operate a Dry Fuel Store at the existing Sizewell B Nuclear Power Station at Leiston in Suffolk. The new dry fuel store will be used to house unused and spent fuel, currently located in a wet storage pond on the ...

  • Indiana Michigan Power Unloads Spent Fuel From Dry Cask Storage Site for Nuclear Power Plant, an Industrial Info News Alert

    Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Indiana Michigan Power (Fort Wayne, Indiana), a subsidiary of American Electric Power (NYSE:AEP) (Columbus, Ohio), recently completed its dry cask storage project and started unloading ...


  • Spent Nuclear Fuel Dry Storage Casks: Global Market Size, Regional Analysis, Competitive Landscape and Key Country Analysis to 2020

    This report focuses on the use of dry casks for the storage of SNF, and provides in-depth analysis of demand in three major regions of the world. The market demand and value analysis section contains details of the amount of cumulative SNF generated, SNF in dry storage, cumulative and annual dry cask demand and market value between 2006 and 2020. Geographical market analysis is achieved through ...


  • Latest Report: Spent Nuclear Fuel Dry Storage Casks - Global Market Size, Regional Analysis, Competitive Landscape and Key Country Analysis to 2020

    This report focuses on the use of dry casks for the storage of Spent Nuclear Fuel (SNF), and provides in-depth analysis of demand in three major regions of the world. The market demand and value analysis section contains details of the amount of cumulative SNF generated, SNF in dry storage, cumulative and annual dry cask demand and market value between 2006 and 2020. Geographical market analysis ...


  • Hydrogenics to provide wind-hydrogen storage in Germany

    Hydrogenics Corporation an Ontario-based developer and manufacturer of hydrogen generation and fuel cell products, has been selected by the City of Herten, Germany to provide a wind-hydrogen energy storage solution. Located in North Rhine Westphalia, Herten is recognized as a major German hydrogen cluster for electro-mobility as well as renewable energy projects. Renewable wind energy is an ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Global Compressed Air Energy Storage (CAES) Market

    ReportsnReports.com adds "CAES Compressed Air Energy Storage Worldwide" market research reportr to its store. The global market for compressed air energy storage (CAES) sits at a turning point. Since its introduction as a utility scale electricity storage technology in the 1970s, low energy prices and a proliferation of cheap natural gas fired peaking power plants slackened demand for ...


  • New Segmentation Of Global Energy Storage Market to 2020

    ResearchMoz.us include new market research report"Global Energy Storage Market to 2020 - Targeting Transportation Sector Applications, Advanced Batteries, Ultracapacitors and Fuel Cells all Set for Growth " to its huge collection of research reports. Buy a copy of this report:  ...


  • SolarReserve Receives Technology Award for Energy Storage Solution

    SolarReserve, a U.S. developer of large-scale solar power projects, today announced that the company received the "Increased Dispatchability Solution of the Year" award for the Crescent Dunes Solar Energy Project at the ...


    By SolarReserve

  • CAES Compressed Air Energy Storage Worldwide

      Bharatbook added a new report on 'CAES Compressed Air Energy Storage Worldwide' which gives comprehensive data on the global market for CAES technologies. CAES Compressed Air Energy Storage WorldwideThe global market for compressed air energy storage (CAES) sits at a turning point. Since its ...


  • Hydrogenics and Enbridge to Develop Utility Scale Energy Storage

    Hydrogenics Corporation, a leading developer and manufacturer of hydrogen generation and fuel cell products, has entered into an agreement with Enbridge Inc. to jointly develop utility scale energy storage in North America. This relationship also includes an equity investment of CA$5.0 million in Hydrogenics. The collaboration will bring together Hydrogenics' expertise in water electrolysis with ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • New global standard for management of aviation fuel quality

    The Energy Institute (EI) and the Joint Inspection Group (JIG) have today (on November 14, 2013) published EI/JIG Standard 1530 Quality assurance requirements for the manufacture, storage and distribution of aviation fuels to airports (1st edition), representing a major step forward for the aviation fuel supply industry. EI/JIG Standard 1530 has been produced in response to the concern that there ...


    By Energy Institute (EI)

  • Renewables outperform fossil fuels in Chile tender

    Last week Chile’s National Energy Commission awarded contracts for the supply of 1,200 gigawatt hours of energy to unregulated customers in Chile. Thirty-one companies competed for the 20-year contracts, with wind and solar projects going head-to-head on price with coal generation plant. As the winners were announced the results threw up some significant game changers which echo a new and ...


    By Mainstream Renewable Power

  • Fuel Cells Rapidly Gaining Ground in Germany

      Canadian fuel cell maker Ballard has opened its European headquarters in Germany. Fuji is delivering its first fuel cell exports there. And in recent weeks, US-based fuel cell power plant manufacturer FuelCell Energy announced a partnership with renowned German research institute Fraunhofer IKTS. At this year's Globe 2012, the biennial conference and trade fair on business and the ...


    By Germany Trade & Invest

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