Li-ion battery stories
How the transition to lithium-ion batteries for UPS applications will impact sustainability
The benefits of lithium-ion batteries are clear: smaller size, lighter weight, and longer life. Not so obvious is the impact these batteries have on sustainability compared to VRLA.
Vertiv introduces lithium-ion batteries to UPS range
The options are available for the Vertiv Edge line-interactive UPS family and provide benefits over traditional lead acid batteries.
New Schneider tool helps discern value of Li-ion
Schneider Electric’s TradeOff Tool delivers detailed cost and energy advantages of lithium-ion cells versus VRLA batteries.
Aus battery company awarded $3.5M for projects here and Europe
Calix will receive $3 million from the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science, plus $0.5 million for CO2 capture from cement production.
Eaton brings first lithium-ion UPS to ANZ
Designed for distributed IT and edge computing, the UPS offers increased network security and battery life, and remote management capabilities.
HP extends laptop & workstation recall due to battery fire hazard
HP has extended its worldwide recall of several notebooks and mobile workstations due to the high risk of fire and burn hazards.
Kokam says days are numbered for lead acid batteries in the data centre
The battery solutions provider says the lead acid option is unwieldy, require heavy maintenance, lasts less than 5 years, and has a large footprint,
Lithium-Ion batteries critical to reducing power management costs
Reliable and effective power management is essential to managing edge computing environments, but that is at risk from poor maintenance.
Does the chemistry of a lithium-ion battery dictate how safe it is?
The chemistry has a substantial impact on the various performance characteristics of a battery, not just on its safety.
Should you convert your 3 Phase UPS to Lithium Ion (Li-ion) Batteries?
Li-ion batteries for UPS systems come standard with an integrated BMS that provides a clear picture of battery runtime and health.
Bloomberg: Li-ion batteries are poised for big gains in data center UPS systems
There is still a significant proportion of the market that will still continue to use VRLA, and lead-acid battery technology is also improving.