With battery prices dropping, an end to battery shortages on the horizon, and unprecedented deployment predicted over the next six years, the energy industry is likely at or near the tipping point for energy storage from pilot projects to prime time.
The key to unlocking Africa’s renewable energy sector lies in industrial applications like mining. The unique, but demanding use case offers untapped potential for renewable energy and storage solutions.
The new generation of high power chargers allows compact designs for charging stations with small footprints and high efficiency. The higher power density facilitates the installation of fast chargers in high numbers. However, the increasing demand on power challenges available grid connections.