Robot Room Service Built by Savioke and Powered by Valence

Savioke Room Service Robot

“Introducing AURA, the room service robot” reported by CNN 8/15/17 One hotel in Singapore is taking room service to a new level thanks to AURA, the room service robot. AURA works in the M Social Hotel in Singapore — a lifestyle hotel designed with the business-traveling millennial in mind. “The inspiration behind AURA the Relay Robot is to bring […]

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Vivarail Begins Testing of New Battery Train

Vivarail battery test train

Vivarail has begun testing a former London Underground D78 car which it has converted into a demonstrator vehicle for the use of onboard batteries. Testing of the vehicle’s range and performance are being undertaken at the Quinton Rail Technology Centre, to help inform plans for the future development of passenger-carrying battery and hybrid multiple-units. The […]

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Passenger Ship with Hybrid Propulsion on Oise River

Transfluid hybrid passenger boat

A Transfluid hybrid system passenger boat has come into service on the river Oise. The farsighted idea of the Communaute ‘de Communes des Deux Vallee’ was to understand the importance of giving its passengers an new way of navigating that is able to put together the comfort of sailing with environmental protection. The agency commissioned the […]

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Shedd Aquarium Energy Storage System

Voltage: Nominal voltage 691V Capacity: 277 kWh Batteries: P40-24 Power Modules in a 27s10p configuration Location: Chicago, IL Function: frequency regulation, peak-load demand, and emergency back-up power Operating Since: 2016 In 2016, Shedd Aquarium installed a 1 mega-watt lithium-ion battery in Chicago, IL. This 1MW peak-shaving application assists in minimizing the price of electricity for the large aquarium, […]

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Silent Ferries Running on Solar & Batteries

Ferry with Lithium Ion batteries

Solar powered ferries are now a reality in Kerala, India with the state’s Water Transport Department (KSWTD) agreeing to use them to transport commuters along the backwaters of Kerala’s Alappuzha district.  ADITYA, India’s First Solar Ferry, is the largest solar-powered boat in India.  The vessel was designed by NavAlt Solar and Electric Boats, built by Navgathi Marine […]

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Battery Powered Tractor Contributes to Environmental Friendly Airports

Hybrid airport tractor

Celltech contributes to more environmental friendly airports Minimize the pollution The entire air transport industry as well as all the airports have very strict demands on minimizing the pollution these days. The goal is to ensure as a sustainable operation as possible. Kalmar Motor has procured a brand new type of hybrid-airplane tractor, powered by […]

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Emission Free EV Buses for Environmentally Conscious Towns in Europe

Fully-electric bus in Scotland

Valence proudly supplies the battery modules for Optare EV buses. The small size and lightweight batteries allow passengers to be comfortably transported in environmentally conscious areas around European towns & cities with lower running costs than equivalent diesel powered vehicles. Passengers and drivers enjoy the whisper quiet electric drive train and the community benefits from […]

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Hybrid Tugboats in Royal Netherlands Navy use Valence Batteries

Hybrid tugboat with Valence batteries

Damen delivers hybrid tugboat to Royal Netherlands Navy with up to 30% lower fuel consumption, 40% few emissions Valence Technology recently completed a 2nd Hybrid Tug for Damen Shipyards, providing batteries for an ongoing project with the Dutch Navy. Three hybrid tugboats are to be outfitted utilizing Valence Advanced Energy Storage Systems, based on the U27-36XP Battery, […]

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