Maxwell Technologies Blog Archives for October, 2018

Monthly Archives: October, 2018

Energy Storage News Roundup: South Africa, Australia and Portugal Make Strides in Energy Storage

October 29, 2018 by Maxwell Technologies
Energy Storage News Roundup: South Africa, Australia and Portugal Make Strides in Energy Storage

News items for the energy storage professional.
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Application Brief: Ultracapacitor Grid Energy Storage for Frequency Response

October 22, 2018 by Maxwell Technologies
Application Brief: Ultracapacitor Grid Energy Storage for Frequency Response

Ultracapacitor grid energy storage systems provide grid inertia by stabilizing frequency drops in milliseconds.
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This Week: Maxwell Technologies Visits Beijing for China Windpower

October 15, 2018 by Yayoi Suzuki, Sr. Global Marketing Communications Manager
This Week: Maxwell Technologies Visits Beijing for China Windpower

Maxwell will feature its line of ultracapacitor (supercapacitor) energy storage solutions for wind turbine pitch control at this year’s China Windpower held in Beijing.
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Reflections on WindEnergy Hamburg: The Summit for On & Offshore Wind

October 08, 2018 by Joshua Hitt, Sr. Product Line Manager
Reflections on WindEnergy Hamburg: The Summit for On & Offshore Wind

Last week I had the pleasure of attending WindEnergy Hamburg in Germany and the opportunity to present “Ultracapacitors: Improving Operational Safety and Reliability in Emergency Pitch Systems.”
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How Australia Came Close to Wide-Scale Blackout – And Insights Into Energy Storage for Grid Resiliency

October 01, 2018 by Aung Thant, Power Systems Engineering Architect
How Australia Came Close to Wide-Scale Blackout – And Insights Into Energy Storage for Grid Resiliency

They say lightning never strikes the same place twice. This post looks at how Australia’s grid was able to recover from recent lightning strikes and discusses energy storage systems as critical tools for grid stabilization.
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