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Happy New Year! Fast 5 Reader Favorites

Happy New Year! Fast 5 Reader Favorites

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Here’s to a healthy and happy new year to our valued customers, partners and employees. We appreciate your readership and look forward to keeping you informed in 2018 with news and stories covering ultracapacitor energy storage for the renewable energy, grid, transportation and industrial industries.

Based on number of views by our readers, here are the top five stories from last year. Be sure to subscribe to our blog to get our weekly articles straight to your inbox. The whole year is ahead of us—stay tuned!

—The MAXPower Weekly Editorial Team

How Does Ultracapacitor Energy Storage Work

PODCAST: How Does Ultracapacitor Energy Storage Work?

How can grid operators leverage energy storage technologies to improve grid power quality and reliability? In a Green Connections Radio podcast, Maxwell’s Dr. Kim McGrath discusses the advantages of ultracapacitor (supercapacitor) energy storage systems for grid applications.
Maxwell Technologies to Acquire Nesscap Energy Business

Maxwell Technologies to Acquire Nesscap Energy Business

In 2017 Maxwell Technologies and Nesscap Energy Inc. joined forces. Learn more about the acquisition and access the full press release here.
Ultracapacitors Enabling Next-Generation Automotive Features

From Start-Stop to Autonomous Driving: Ultracapacitors Enabling Next-Generation Automotive Features (VIDEO)

Play this video to get the gist of ultracapacitor energy storage and its advantages for the automotive industry.
Gas-Insulated Switchgear Grading Capacitors

Q&A: Gas-Insulated Switchgear Grading Capacitors with Patrick Gaillard

Maxwell’s CONDIS® high- and medium-voltage capacitors are installed in utility infrastructure around the globe. Product Marketing Manager Patrick Gaillard reveals more on the gas-insulated switchgear (GIS) capacitor for the circuit breaker.
Ultracapacitors Can Support the Growing Wind Industry

How Ultracapacitors Can Support the Growing Wind Industry

Ultracapacitors are used in over 55,000 wind turbines worldwide to rotate the turbine’s blades in the event of an emergency. The wind industry chooses ultracapacitors for this function to take advantage of the technology’s variety of performance benefits.

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