Lithium Ion Battery Energy Storage Systems Using 18650 Cells

Background Small cylindrical Li-ion cells (18650 cells) provide unmatched levels of energy density, specific energy, packaging flexibility, production quality, and safety. Several first-tier manufacturers now offer 18650 cells at or above 220 Wh/kg at cell prices below $280/kWh. The high production volume of these cells is projected to result in ongoing improvements in performance and […]

The BMW Group, together with Pacific Gas & Electric Company, announces the BMW i ChargeForward Program.

  At 2015 CES Show, BMW announced the BMW i ChargeForward program. The program aims to demonstrate how intelligent management of EV charging can support the power grid while reducing the cost of ownership of electric vehicles. BMW’s announcement is here. We’re very happy to be a part of this project by providing the Battery […]

EVGrid works with Largest EV School Bus Project in nation that will use vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology

Sacremento, CA – From the NSI press release: The Commissioners of the California Energy Commission approved a grant today (7/22/14) to National Strategies, LLC (NSI) for $1.4M today for an all electric school bus demonstration program in California, the largest EV school bus demonstration in the nation and the first to deploy Vehicle-to-Grid (V2G) technology. […]