Grid energy storage: The next big thing for Li-ion?

By Myles McCormick
Published: Monday, 25 April 2016

With the excitement around Li-ion battery technology showing no signs of waning, Myles McCormick, Reporter, spoke to industry experts about growth in what is likely to become one of its largest end-markets, grid energy storage.

The scope for growth in demand for lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries continues to drive the excitement around lithium production. 

Centre-stage in the frenzy is the expected surge in demand for Li-ion-powered electric vehicles (EVs), fronted by Tesla Inc. and its enigmatic CEO, Elon Musk.

But an oft-forgotten sister market, also...

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