Short description: Every owner of solar panels knows that the sun shines during the day, but electricity is needed at night as well. We need reliable and cost effective energy storage solution.
Market potential: Forecasts the advanced energy storage systems market to grow from USD 12.7 billion in 2017 to USD 19.0 billion by 2022, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 8.4%.
Timing: The solution is already in huge demand.
Desired result: Target is to build 10 kWh scalable prototype with prime cost of materials less than 1000 EUR.
Information on challenge owner: Micro SME (< 10 staff). Market presence of challenge owner: Active in one country. Keywords: Storage of electricity, batteries; Low, zero and plus energy rating; Micro-and Nanotechnology related to energy; Solar/Thermal energy; Wind energy