What can we learn from Tesla’s Victoria fire?

It is four weeks since a Tesla Megapack caught fire during testing at one of the world’s largest battery storage projects. On 30th July, a 13-tonne lithium-ion battery at Neoen’s 300MW Victorian Big Battery complex in southeast Australia – which has not yet been switched on – erupted into a four-day blaze.





China bids for storage supremacy

BY KATHERINE DAMIAN AND BEN COOK:
China has announced its intention to bet big on energy storage.

The country’s National Development & Reform Commission has set a target of installing 30GW of new energy storage capacity by 2025.