On October 28th, technicians from Tecnicas Reunidas attended the presentation of the latest developments of the company Albufera Energy Storage. In front of a large group of experts and professionals in energy storage, the General Director, Joaquín Chacón, said the company expects the granting of a patent for a primary Aluminum-Air battery and is working on opening a new factory for the batteries. He also addressed the degree of development of several projects on the use of various battery types in which they work, as well as recent progress in its research and energy storage advisory.
Regarding the Aluminium-Air technology, it was explained that they have the potential to last eight times longer than lithium-ion batteries currently used in electric cars and smartphones or tablets, and are much lighter. Finally, the latest market products based on lead-acid batteries for renewable energy were presented.