by Julian Spector
November 22, 2016

A 202 kilowatt-hour Fluidic Energy Storage System, coupled with a 30-kilowatt PV array, provides electricity to the village of Aidiru, about 100 homes, in the Papua Barat region of Indonesia. (Image credit: Fluidic Energy)

There are enough pages written about lithium-ion to give Tolstoy a run for his money, and here on Squared we've already dug deep into flow batteries. This time on Storage+, we're diving into a long-simmering alternative to both of these technologies: zinc-air batteries.

The fundamental technology has been kicking...