Battery Management for Large-Scale Energy Storage (Part 3)

By Joseph Xavier | Sep 18, 2019

This article will be released in 4 separate sections on a bi-weekly basis. Part 3 of 4: Protecting the Battery Warnings, Faults, & User-Defined Thresholds Communicating with...

Battery Management for Large-Scale Energy Storage (Part 2)

By Joseph Xavier | Sep 4, 2019

This article will be released in 4 separate sections on a bi-weekly basis. Part 2 of 4: Open Wire Detection Energizing and De-Energizing the Contactors Thermal Runaway Mitigation...

Battery Management for Large-Scale Energy Storage (Part 1)

By Joseph Xavier | Aug 19, 2019

This article will be released in 4 separate sections on a bi-weekly basis. Part 1 of 4: Battery Management and Large-Scale Energy Storage Battery Monitoring vs. Battery Management Commun...

Nuvation BMS Selected for Island's Microgrid

By Niamh McLaughlin | Jan 31, 2019

CBS Power Solutions selected Nuvation Energy's high-voltage battery management system for a grid energy storage system located on the island of Lifuka. Lifuka, Kingdom of Tonga Lifuka is a 4.4...

Developing Countries Leading Renewable Energy Adoption

By Joseph Xavier | Nov 23, 2017

Developing countries are rapidly becoming the leaders in renewable energy adoption, leaving their developed nation counterparts so far behind it could be decades before they catch up. Some inter...

Critical Power Expo Interview with Michael Worry

By Joseph Xavier | Aug 29, 2017

The team at Critical Power Expo interviewed Nuvation Energy CEO Michael Worry, to learn what inspired him to start an energy storage solutions engineering firm, after 20 years of providing complex ele...

Meet BESSIE: Nuvation’s Energy Storage System

By Jenna Freeman | Jul 12, 2017

At Nuvation, we love electric vehicles. We also like saving money. That’s why we built BESSIE. Michael Worry, Nuvation CEO, is an electric vehicle fanatic. In the past five years, h...

What Is a Battery Management System?

By John Corman | Jun 21, 2017

If you have worked with or looked at battery systems, you have most likely heard of a battery management system or BMS. The term BMS refers to a wide variety of electronic devices that monitor and pro...

Maximizing Cell Monitoring Accuracy in Battery Management Systems

May 30, 2017

Using batteries for power backup is not new, with many systems spanning basic 120/240Vac and several hundred watts for short-term desktop-PC backup, to thousands of watts for specialty vehicles, such...

Challenges of Designing the Ideal BMS

By Nate Wennyk | Sep 9, 2016

What makes an ideal battery management system? The first thing that should come to mind is safety. There are many videos and articles out there that show lithium-based batteries venting and/or burstin...