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Statement from NY-BEST Executive Director, Dr. William Acker on Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Proposed $25 million Investment in Brookhaven National Lab
2 years 10 months ago
“NY-BEST is enthusiastic about Governor Cuomo’s proposed $25 million in State funding support for a high-energy X-ray beam line at Brookhaven National Laboratory. This facility will enable characterization of real batteries while they charge and discharge. The new capabilities offered at Brookhaven National Lab will provide an important complement the battery testing facility that NY-BEST has built in Rochester, New York...
NY-BEST and DNV KEMA to Partner on Battery and Energy Storage Testing & Commercialization Center
4 years 5 months ago
(ALBANY, NEW YORK, July 23, 2013) – The New York Battery and Energy Storage Technology Consortium (NY-BEST) and DNV KEMA Energy & Sustainability, a leading global energy consultancy and authority in testing, inspection and certification, today outlined their new partnership whereby nearly $23 million will be invested to build and grow the new Battery and Energy Storage Technology (BEST) Testing and Commercialization Center in Rochester, New York.