This week’s energy storage news headlines from our Twitter feed.
- The Society of Automotive Engineers has finalised a new hydrogen fueling standard for light-duty vehicles: SAE J2601.
- BMW and Samsung SDI are expanding their relationship in electric vehicle batteries – increasing technological development and supply quantity. BMW has also said that it is happy to share this electric vehicle battery technology with competing car manufacturers.
- California has received applications for over 2,000MW of energy storage projects to be interconnected to the grid, far in excess of its target. The state has also announced USD$26.5m in grants for microgrid projects that include energy storage.
- As Poland debates new renewable energy legislation, a Polish Energy Storage Association is being formed, in order to promote the importance of energy storage legislation.