GS Yuasa’s 240kWh Lithium-ion Storage Battery System Installed at Hiraizumi Station, Tohoku Line

News Release September 13, 2012 GS Yuasa Corporation ~ Full-fledged deployment of large-scale lithium-ion storage battery systems for electricity storage ~ GS Yuasa Corporation (Tokyo Stock Exchange: 6674) announced today that East Japan Railway Company (“JR East”) has installed a 240kWh-capacity lithium-ion storage battery system (approximately 12.6 kWh x 19

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GS Yuasa Lithium Ion Battery Cells Power RBSP Satellites

On August 30, 2012 NASA’s Radiation Belt Storm Probes (RBSP) were launched from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla. RBSP is the first twin-spacecraft mission designed to explore the Earth’s Van Allen radiation belts, a harsh region of energetic particles and radiation where most satellites avoid operation due to risk

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NASA Launches Radiation Belt Storm Probes

NASA’s Radiation Belt Storm Probes (RBSP), the first twin-spacecraft mission designed to explore our planet’s radiation belts, launched into the predawn skies at 4:05 a.m. EDT today from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla. Continue reading here.

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