SEN Presents - December 2017 – Vanadium Flow Batteries

Vincent Algar is Managing Director of Australian Vanadium Ltd and its subsidiary VSUN Energy Pty Ltd. VSUN Energy's main objective is to advance the understanding and adoption of vanadium energy storage. During Vincent's time with the company he has become a global expert on vanadium in energy storage and has a wealth of knowledge about the energy market and vanadium's uses within it.


Vincent’s presentation focused on the technical performance of vanadium flow batteries, the differences between vanadium and lithium in energy storage and the particular scenarios that the technology is best suited to.  Included was an overview of the largest battery in the world, which is currently under construction in China, and case studies of installed systems in Australia and around the world.