PRESS RELEASES

Berlin, Deutschland

December 6, 2016

GERMAN ECONOMICS MINISTRY APPROVES 50 MIO FOR “ENERA”

State Secretary Rainer Baake delivered 50m Euro federal funding to enera. The projects will produce the blueprint for the next phase in Germany’s Energiewende (Energy Transition). Younicos provides its expertise in the integration of storage and markets within the enera consortium.

Austin, US

October 31, 2016

YOUNICOS, XCEL ENERGY AND PANASONIC TO PARTNER ON SOLAR-PLUS-STORAGE SYSTEM

Companies will collaborate on 1 MW / 2 MWh system at Panasonic’s Denver operations hub. It is the latest customer-sited deployment of Younicos’s innovative plug-and-play Y.Cube storage system

Schwerin, Germany

October 5, 2016

EUROPE’S FIRST COMMERCIAL BATTERY POWER PLANT TO TRIPLE ITS CAPACITY

Younicos to deliver software and controls as battery park in Schwerin, Germany, expands from 5 MWh to 14.5 MWh.

Graciosa, Portugal

April 29, 2016

PRIME MINISTER OF PORTUGAL VISITS GRACIOSA

The Prime Minister of Portugal has visited the world’s first megawatt-scale grid-forming renewable energy system.

Berlin, Lissabon und Kopenhagen

March 14, 2016

RECHARGE INVESTS IN GRACIOSA PROJECT

The game-changing approach we are pioneering on the island of Graciosa has convinced Recharge A/S, a Danish financial investor focused on sustainable and green energy systems with strong impact potential, to take a 50.1 percent stake in the 24 million Euro system.

Berlin, Germany

February 9, 2016

YOUNICOS TRANSITIONS LEADERSHIP

As part of the reorganization Stephen L. Prince will take over as President and CEO from Jame McDougall, who has led the company since March of 2014. The supervisory board thanked James for his many contributions to Younicos over the past years.



January 26, 2016

EUROPE´S FIRST COMMERCIAL BATTERY WILL PROVIDE BLACK START CAPABILITY

For the first time in Germany, a stationary battery storage system will be capable of restoring a regional electricity distribution grid in case of a major disruption of the electrical supply network. Younicos will equip the 5-megawatt battery plant.

MARKETING AND COMMUNICATION

 

If you have any questions or need further information, feel free to contact us. We look forward to hearing from you.

 

Ines Jahn, Head of Marketing & Communications
Ines.Jahn@younicos.com

+49 30 818 79 9070

 

Isabel Loebl, Marketing & Communications Manager
Isabel.Loebl@younicos.com

+49 30 818 79 9031

ABOUT YOUNICOS

Younicos is the pioneer and market leader in smart energy and grid solutions based on battery storage. We provide utilities, independent power producers, commercial & industrial companies and microgrids with turnkey storage solutions, supporting a wide range of applications and business opportunities. Younicos is based in Berlin, Germany and Austin, Texas, USA.