Posts Tagged ‘Musk’

Elon Musk, meet Port Augusta: four renewable energy projects ready to go

Pumped hydro, big battery, solar thermal and solar PV and storage projects are already planned for South Australia’s power network When it comes to South Australia’s radical plans for energy storage to support its power network, all roads lead to Port Augusta – or all transmission lines, that is. Proponents of projects that include energy […]

Elon Musk Makes Another Nearly Impossible-To-Keep Promise

Elon Musk promised to fix South Australia's energy crisis in 100 days despite the tech entrepreneur's pitiful track record of following through on crucial deadlines. The Tesla CEO said he can update the country's electrical grid within 3 months to prevent future energy blackouts. View full post on Wind Power News

US agency reaches ‘holy grail’ of battery storage sought by Elon Musk and Gates

Breakthrough in next generation of storage batteries could transform the US electrical grid within five to 10 years, says research agency, Arpa-E A US government agency says it has attained the “holy grail” of energy – the next-generation system of battery storage, that has has been hotly pursued by the likes of Bill Gates and […]