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by epic power

ees Global Articles Created by Pilar Molina Gaudo, CEO, epic power

DC/DC Bidirectional Conversion: An Increasingly Important Part of the Energy Storage Puzzle

A bidirectional DC/DC (DC-to-DC) converter is a piece of power electronics that can transfer energy in both directions between two DC buses. They are also known as four-quadrant converters because both current and voltage can change direction. Lately, they are referred to as DC transformers.


by socomec

ees Global Articles Created by Elodie Hestin, Marketing Manager, Energy Storage Solutions, Socomec

Hybrid Power Plants: Electrifying Isolated Villages

The electrification of African countries is becoming increasingly vital – not only to serve basic human needs but also to access commercial and developmental opportunities. As electricity demand is growing, the use of diesel generators – a previously popular but expensive solution – is proving...


ees Global Articles Created by David Miller, Vice President, Business Development, Greensmith Energy

Next-generation Energy Storage Systems

What is driving the growth of energy storage in the US and Europe? How can operators derive maximum returns on their investments, and what are the challenges they should be prepared for? We answer these questions and more in our analysis.


by Voltalia

ees Global Articles Created by Dr. Thomas Hillig Managing Director THEnergy | Dr. Thomas Hillig Energy Consulting

African Miners are Adopting Renewables and Energy Storage – Market Enters the Next Stage

After various projects have demonstrated the value of renewables for reducing diesel, HFO and gas consumption, mining companies now benefit from a significant cost reduction potential.


by BYD

ees Global Articles Created by Florian Blaser, General Manager, EFT-Systems GmbH

Going Off-Grid: Are You Ready for the Island?

Energy Storage specialist BYD explains why insular energy installations become more and more popular – whether they are located on an actual island, in rural parts of in-land regions or installed as a deliberate choice by voluntary “off-griders”.