Jan 09 2018
In this new article from Popular Science, Dawn Lippert, CEO of Elemental Excelerator, seeks to answer the question, “Is it smart–or crazy stupid–to rely solely on wind, solar and hydro?” She notes that in 2009, Ed Chiao, a UCLA engineering...
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Dec 01 2017
Clean Technica recently covered Amber Kinetics’ joint project with Hawaiian Energy, pointing out that the demonstration project is located in a spot uniquely positioned to take on renewable technologies and deploy them rapidly.
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Jul 06 2017
Rome, July 6th, 2017 – Enel S.p.A. (“Enel”) signed a two-year agreement with Amber Kinetics, the U.S.-based start-up born out of an initiative of professors and researchers from UC-Berkeley, with the aim of jointly assessing the start-up’s innovative “flywheel”...
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May 22 2017
The Wall Street Journal looked beyond batteries and found Amber Kinetics. The article describes how Amber Kinetics’ technology uses an electric motor to turn a steel rotor spinning at thousands of rotations a minute to store energy in a continuous motion, then...
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Nov 17 2016
PHILIPPINES: Amber Kinetics, a U.S. developer of a multi-hour flywheel energy storage system, is piloting its technology in the Philippines and Hawaii. In the Philippines, Amber Kinetics is working with local independent power producer Emerging Power, a subsidiary of...
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Aug 31 2016
Daniel Bakholdin — a well known veteran in flywheel development and commer-cialization — was appointed chief technology officer for the US firm Amber Kinet-ics. He will be responsible for advancing the commer-cialization of the company’s four-hour discharge duration...
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