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Successful Debut at Solar and Storage Event Accelerates Energy Storage Expertise and Connections

Our expert team in energy storage made a triumphant debut at the Solar and Storage Event this week, forging crucial connections and gaining valuable insights that will boost our position in the industry.

At the event, our energy storage specialists engaged with industry leaders and professionals, establishing key partnerships that promise exciting opportunities in the near future.

The team also delved deep into discussions about the latest advancements in energy storage technology, unveiling emerging trends. These insights will drive our ongoing mission of providing sustainable energy storage solutions.

“Our participation in the Solar and Storage Event has been immensely rewarding. We’ve expanded our network, gained market knowledge, and are better poised for future growth,” said Robert Bucher, CEO.

With this newfound expertise and valuable connections, our team is fully prepared to advance our mission of making energy storage solutions more accessible and sustainable. This success sets a solid foundation for our future endeavours in this dynamic industry.

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Empowering the Path to Net Zero: The Role of Battery Energy Storage Systems

As the world is challenged by climate change, the urgent need to transition towards a sustainable, low-carbon energy future has become abundantly clear. One of the key components that play a pivotal role in achieving this ambitious goal is battery energy storage. By providing a reliable and scalable solution to store renewable energy, battery energy storage systems (BESS) contribute significantly to the attainment of net-zero emissions. This article explores how battery energy storage is advancing the path to a greener, more sustainable world.

Harnessing renewable energy

Renewable energy sources, such as solar and wind, are vital for reducing carbon emissions. However, they are inherently intermittent, dependant on weather conditions and tome of the day. Battery energy storage bridges this gap by capturing excess energy generated during the peak times and storing it for use during periods of low generation. By effectively decoupling energy production from consumption, BESS ensures that green energy is available whenever needed, promoting the widespread adoption of renewable sources and minimizing the resilience on fossil fuels.

Grid stabilization and reliability

Intermittency in renewable energy can pose challenges to gris stability and reliability. Battery energy storage systems act as a buffer, balancing supply and demand by injecting stored electricity into the grid during demand surges and absorbing excess energy during lulls. This helps stabilize the grid, prevent blackouts, and maintain a consistent power supply. Consequently, battery storage increases grid resilience and enhances the integration of renewable energy into the existing power infrastructure.

Peak load management

Traditional power grids often experience peak demand periods, which necessitate the use of fossil-fuel-based power plants to meet the increased load. These plants are not only expensive to operate but also contribute significantly to greenhouse gas emissions. Battery energy storage systems can be deployed strategically to manage peak loads by discharging stored electricity during these high-demand periods, this reducing the need for fossil fuel power plants. By doing so BESS mitigates the environmental impact of peak energy generation and accelerate progress towards a net zero carbon future

Reducing dependency on fossil fuels

Conventional power plants, fuelled by coal, natural gas, and oil, account for a significant portion of global greenhouse gas emissions. By promoting the integration of battery energy storage systems into the grid, we can reduce our reliance on these fossil fuel-based power sources. As the share of the renewable energy increases and battery storage becomes more prevalent, the need for fossil fuels in electricity generation diminishes, leading us closer to a net-zero emissions future.

Battery energy storage systems have emerged as a critical enabler in the race to achieve net-zero emissions. By facilitating the integration of renewable energy, stabilizing the grid, managing peak loads, and supporting electrification, battery storage contributes significantly to decarbonising our energy systems. Embracing this technology as part of a comprehensive energy strategy can unlock a sustainable, efficient and environmentally conscious future for generations to come. However, it is crucial to continue investing in research, development to further enhance battery technologies and accelerate the global transition towards net-zero emissions.


Bridging The Gap Between Intermittency and Renewable Energy

To harness the full potential of renewable energy and make the transition to a low-carbon future, it is crucial to address the issue of intermittency effectively. This is where battery energy storage systems (BESS) play a pivotal role, acting as a bridge that fills the gap between the fluctuating nature of renewables and the constant demand for electricity.

Understanding Intermittency in Renewable Energy

Intermittency is the primary challenge facing renewable energy sources. When the sun isn’t shining or the wind isn’t blowing, solar and wind farms cannot produce electricity at their maximum capacity. This unpredictability can lead to imbalances in the electricity grid, potentially causing supply-demand mismatches and voltage fluctuations.

Conventional methods of electricity generation, such as coal, natural gas, or nuclear power, have the advantage of being dispatchable, meaning they can be controlled and adjusted based on demand. However, these conventional sources come with significant environmental consequences, contributing to climate change and air pollution. The need for cleaner, sustainable energy has driven the rapid growth of renewables, but their intermittent nature necessitates innovative solutions to ensure a stable and reliable power supply.

Battery Energy Storage Systems: The Bridge to Reliability

Battery energy storage systems have emerged as a transformative technology capable of mitigating the impact of intermittency in renewable energy. These systems store excess electricity produced during periods of high renewable output and release it when production dips, essentially acting as a buffer between supply and demand. The stored energy can be dispatched to the grid during peak demand hours or when renewables are not generating sufficient power, effectively filling the gaps in energy supply.

Key Benefits of Battery Energy Storage:

Grid Stabilization: Battery energy storage improves grid stability by smoothing out the variations in renewable energy output. It helps prevent blackouts and brownouts, providing a consistent power supply even during periods of low renewable generation.

Energy Time-Shift: BESS enables time-shifting of energy production. It allows storing surplus electricity when renewable generation is high and releasing it during peak demand hours, optimizing the use of renewable resources.

Ancillary Services: Battery systems can provide ancillary services to the grid, such as frequency regulation and voltage support. They respond rapidly to fluctuations in demand and supply, maintaining grid frequency within acceptable limits.

Resilience and Backup Power: In areas with unreliable grids or during emergencies, battery storage systems can serve as backup power sources, ensuring a continuous electricity supply.

Future Implications

The integration of battery energy storage with renewable energy sources is gaining momentum worldwide. Technological advancements and decreasing costs are making energy storage solutions more accessible and economically viable.

As battery technologies continue to evolve, their capacity, efficiency, and scalability are improving significantly. This progress not only benefits the renewable energy sector but also extends to other industries, including electric vehicles, where batteries play a crucial role in enhancing efficiency and range.


Our Summer Company Update 2023

We are thrilled to share an exciting update on our latest project – the development of our cutting-edge Battery Energy Storage System (BESS). After months of dedicated work and perseverance, we are proud to announce that we are nearing the final stages of its development. Our engineering team has used their expertise into designing a highly efficient and scalable system that promises to revolutionize the energy storage sector. Albion Technologies are pleased to inform you that by the end of August, our BESS will undergo rigorous testing at the IAAPS world leading, centre of excellence facility. This crucial step marks a significant milestone for our company, as it brings us closer to delivering a game-changing solution that will bridge the gap between intermittency and renewables. We are grateful for your unwavering support throughout this journey and look forward to sharing more positive outcomes soon.

We are delighted to share some exciting updates on our ongoing BESS project. As we near the final stages of development, we are proud to announce the successful completion of our new factory fitout. The new facility is now fully operational, marking a significant milestone in our journey towards shaping a sustainable future.

The new factory provides us with increased manufacturing capacity, enhanced efficiency, and cutting-edge technologies that will enable us to meet the growing demand for our innovative energy solutions. With this upgrade, we are well-prepared to not only launch our BESS product but also scale our operations effectively.


Albion Technologies Secures Significant Investment from Innovate UK/SetSquared to Accelerate Development of SMART BESS

Albion Technologies is pleased to announce that we have secured a significant investment from Innovate UK/SetSquared to accelerate the development of our SMART Battery Energy Storage Systems. This investment will support the company’s growth in the energy storage market and enable it to invest in research and development, as well as expand its commercial efforts.

Albion Technologies is committed to developing innovative and reliable energy storage solutions that meet the needs of customers around the world. The company’s SMART Battery Energy Storage Systems are designed to provide reliable and efficient energy storage solutions for a variety of applications. These systems are scalable, modular, and can be customized to meet the needs of different customers. They are also designed to be easy to install and operate and to provide a high level of performance and reliability.

“We are thrilled to receive this support from Innovate UK,” said Robert Bucher CEO of Albion Technologies. “This funding will enable us to accelerate the development of our SMART BESS and to continue to grow our business in the energy storage market. Our goal is to bring cutting-edge solutions to our customers, helping them to stay ahead of the curve and achieve their goals.”

Innovate UK and SetSquared are both committed to supporting innovative companies that are developing cutting-edge technologies. They see Albion Technologies as a key player in the energy storage market and are excited to support its growth and development.

Albion Technologies is excited to work with Innovate UK and SetSquared to drive innovation and growth in the energy storage market. The company is committed to developing reliable and efficient energy storage solutions that meet the needs of customers around the world.


Albion Technologies and Altilium Green Energy are Bringing Cutting-edge Energy Storage Solutions to the Philippines

Albion Technologies has partnered with Altilium Green Energy, a Philippines-based energy company, to deploy a state-of-the-art battery energy storage system in the island of Palawan. The project aims to establish a microgrid and pave the way for sustainable energy solutions in the Philippines.

The Philippines is a unique country with a geographical landscape that poses significant challenges for traditional power generation and distribution. As a result, the country has seen a surge in microgrid installations, which offer a more efficient and sustainable solution for powering remote communities. Albion Technologies recognized the potential of this market and partnered with Altilium Green Energy to leverage their local market knowledge and expertise.

The battery energy storage system to be deployed will play a crucial role in facilitating the microgrid. It will integrate renewable energy sources, such as solar and wind power, and reduce reliance on fossil fuels. The system will also enhance the resilience and reliability of the local power supply, ensuring uninterrupted power delivery to the communities.

Albion Technologies and Altilium Green Energy have joined forces to bring this cutting-edge technology to the Philippines. Altilium’s local market knowledge, expertise, and distribution network will complement Albion’s energy storage solutions to provide a seamless and efficient deployment process.

The deployment of this battery energy storage system will have a significant impact on the local communities. It will provide opportunities for economic growth, improved education, healthcare, and overall social well-being. The microgrid will also ensure that these communities have access to reliable and sustainable energy, which is crucial for their development.

Albion Technologies and Altilium Green Energy share a commitment towards advancing sustainable energy solutions and supporting the global transition to clean energy. This partnership represents a significant step towards achieving these goals and providing a sustainable future for the Philippines.

In conclusion, the partnership between Albion Technologies and Altilium Green Energy to deploy a cutting-edge battery energy storage system in the Philippines is a significant milestone towards advancing sustainable energy solutions and supporting the global transition to clean energy. This project will pave the way for microgrid advancements and sustainable energy solutions and provide opportunities for economic growth and social well-being in the local communities.

Media Contact:

Lewis Wheatcroft

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Announcing the Addition of Two Accomplished Professionals to our Board of Directors

We are thrilled to announce the addition of two exceptional individuals to our esteemed Board of Directors. Please join us in welcoming Jason and David, who bring a wealth of expertise and experience in their respective fields.

Jason Dobson joins our board with over 15 years of distinguished experience in the banking and financial services sector. Throughout his career, he has held key positions in senior management, commercial, sales, and marketing, providing him with a comprehensive understanding of the industry. In recent years, Jason has successfully ventured into the technology and property sectors, with a specific focus on renewable energy and battery storage technology. His exceptional skills and knowledge will be instrumental in developing our business, identifying new opportunities, and building valuable partnerships. With a keen eye for the legal and contractual aspects of our operations, Jason will play a crucial role in driving our company’s growth and success.

Bringing a remarkable track record of 28 years in senior management roles, David Owen is a highly accomplished professional with extensive experience in Formula 1, construction funding, and project management. In the past four years, David has demonstrated exceptional leadership skills while directing the delivery and operation of three Battery Energy Storage System schemes, totalling an impressive 90MW. His expertise spans various critical areas, including site identification and acquisition, contract administration, design, delivery, and operational asset management. With David’s strong strategic insights and comprehensive understanding of the energy industry, we are confident that he will contribute significantly to our organization’s growth and development.

“We are delighted to have Jason and David join our board,” said Robert Bucher, Albions CEO. “Their deep industry knowledge, extensive experience, and proven leadership abilities will be invaluable as we navigate the ever-evolving landscape of Energy Storage industry. We believe that their expertise will greatly enhance our ability to drive innovation, identify emerging opportunities, and deliver outstanding results for our clients.”

As these accomplished professionals assume their roles on our Board of Directors, we are excited to embark on this new chapter with their valuable insights and guidance. Please join us in extending a warm welcome to Jason and David as we look forward to their contributions and continued success together.

Media Contact:

Lewis Wheatcroft

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Albion Technologies Leases New Factory and Commences Fit-Out Endeavor

Albion Technologies, an emerging battery energy storage company, begins fit-out of a newly leased factory dedicated to manufacturing battery energy storage systems. The new facility marks a significant milestone for the company, allowing for increased production capacity, technological advancements, and the creation of multiple new jobs.

Scheduled to be fully operational by July 2023, the factory’s fitout is nearing completion. The facility will house an efficient assembly line specifically designed for the production of battery energy storage systems. The expansion allows Albion Technologies to meet the increasing demand for sustainable energy solutions while ensuring the highest level of quality and reliability in its products.

The opening of the new factory is not only a testament to Albion’s commitment to driving the energy transition but also an opportunity to create local employment opportunities. With a goal set by our esteemed investors, Britbots, to generate more jobs in the Bristol area, Albion aims to contribute to the local economy and foster the growth of the city as it continues its journey to net zero.

“We are thrilled to announce the start of our new factory refurbishment” said Robert Bucher, Albion Technologies CEO. “This expansion is a significant milestone in the Albion Journey as we continue to grow and dedicate ourselves to the evolving needs of the energy storage industry.”

As Albion Technologies prepare to move into the new facility the company remains committed to delivering cutting-edge energy storage systems that contribute to a cleaner, more sustainable future.

Media Contact:

Lewis Wheatcroft

[email protected]


From Coal to Clean: How Battery Energy Storage Systems Can Replace Dirty Power Sources

On the coldest night of the year, National Grid used coal gas plants to provide extra electricity to meet the high demand. This method of generating power is not only expensive, but it also has negative environmental impacts. Coal gas plants release harmful greenhouse gases into the atmosphere, contributing to climate change and air pollution. This is where battery energy storage systems can play a vital role in providing cleaner and more efficient energy.

One of the main advantages of BESS is that it can provide a reliable source of backup power during emergencies, such as blackouts, natural disasters or the ‘coldest night of the year’. This is particularly important for critical facilities like hospitals. Our systems can provide instantaneous power, allowing these facilities to continue operating without interruption.

In addition, our SMART BESS™ can help reduce energy costs by shifting electricity usage from high-demand periods to low-demand periods. This can help utilities to avoid the high costs of peak energy usage and reduce the need for expensive infrastructure upgrades.

Battery energy storage systems are becoming an increasingly popular solution for grid operators around the world. In the United States, for example, there are currently over 1,000 megawatts of installed battery storage capacity. This is expected to grow significantly over the coming years, as more utilities adopt this technology to improve grid reliability and reduce emissions.

In conclusion, while coal gas plants can provide extra electricity during periods of high demand, they are expensive and environmentally damaging. BESS offers a cleaner and more efficient alternative, providing reliable backup power and helping to reduce energy costs. As we continue to face the challenges of climate change and a rapidly changing energy landscape, it is important that we prioritize the adoption of sustainable technologies like BESS to build a cleaner and more resilient energy future.


Battery Energy Storage Systems: A Power Partnership

In today’s world, the demand for clean and sustainable energy is on the rise. As a result, battery energy storage systems (BESS) have become increasingly popular as a way to store and distribute renewable energy. Our company, Albion Technologies, is a leading provider of BESS technology and we are excited to announce a new partnership with ACS Construction Group, a leading UK construction company. Together, we will be working to fit the systems.

BESS technology works by storing excess energy generated by solar and wind power in batteries, which can then be used when energy demand is high. This allows for a more efficient use of renewable energy and can also help reduce the dependence on fossil fuels. Our BESS systems are designed to be flexible, scalable, and easy to integrate into a wide range of buildings, making them the perfect solution for businesses and communities looking to reduce their carbon footprint and improve energy security.

The partnership with ACS will allow us to provide turnkey BESS solutions to our customers, from design and engineering to installation and maintenance. ACS has a proven track record in the construction industry, with a wide range of experience in building commercial, industrial and residential buildings. Their expertise in construction, coupled with our expertise in BESS technology, will enable us to deliver efficient, cost-effective and high-quality BESS solutions to our customers.

We believe that this partnership will be a game-changer in the energy storage industry. By working together, we will be able to provide clean and reliable energy to businesses and communities, while also helping to reduce the impact of climate change. We are excited to see the impact that this partnership will have in the years to come, and we look forward to working with ACS to bring BESS technology to the masses.

In conclusion, the collaboration between Albion Technologies and ACS will bring the benefits of battery energy storage systems to a wider range of buildings, allowing more people and businesses to reap the benefits of clean and sustainable energy. With this partnership, we will be able to provide turn-key solutions and make it easier for people to access and use renewable energy, helping to reduce the dependence on fossil fuels and improve energy security.