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Skeleton Ultracapacitor Solutions for Micro- and Offgrid

As solar, wind, and other renewable energy methods become more prevalent, micro- and offgrid installations will suffer from frequency instability and high risk of blackouts. Changes in wind and/or solar energy production have an impact on the frequency a grid can deliver. Also, if the exact amount of electricity being used is not matched by…

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SKELPACK WELDING SERVICES

Laser-welded ultracapacitor packs designed to match your needs Skeleton Technologies is the only ultracapacitor manufacturer on the market with the capability to produce laser-welded ultracapacitor packs with a high number of design options. SkelPack Welding Services offers: + Layout design + Prototyping + Series and contract manufacturing SkelPack Welding Services uses Skeleton Technologies’ market-leading SkelCap…

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Ultracapacitors Balance Gradients and Smooth Genset Power

Random high load variations can cause severe issues for Variable Speed Generators, or VSGs. These machines are used in renewable power generation (the application of interest in this blog post), but also in marine and shipbuilding, oil & gas industry, telecommunications, stand-by power, and a large number of other industries and applications. When it comes…

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Skeleton Technologies Launches Skelmod 131v for Medical, Grid, and UPS Applications

The SkelMod 131V is an ultracapacitor module targeted especially for power quality applications in the medical industry, where it can be used for shaving peaks of power and to ensure sufficient power quality for MRI machines. Other use cases include wind turbine pitch control, Kinetic Energy Recovery applications, as well as Uninterruptible Power Supply systems.…

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SkelStart Ultracapacitor Engine Start Module

A powerful module for reliable engine starting for large diesel engines under all weather conditions The SkelStart Engine Start Module is the most powerful module for engine starting applications in the world. It’s based on Skeleton Technologies’ industry-leading SkelCap ultracapacitors, which have the highest power density on the market. Batteries are the leading cause for…

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Case Study: Ultracapacitors Enable up to 70% Energy Savings in Elevators

Skeleton Technologies and Epic Power, a Spanish power electronics manufacturer, teamed up already in 2019 to reduce the energy consumption of elevators. Powered by our SkelCap ultracapacitors, the ElevatorKERS can reduce elevator energy consumption by up to 70%! Best of all, the system can be installed in new elevators as well as retrofitted to existing…

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Wind Turbine Pitch Control – Ultracapacitors Solving Unreliability & Unpredictability with the Lowest TCO

It’s difficult to appreciate just how big wind turbines are without getting up close. A 10 MW turbine can have blades longer than 70 meters, which also means the blades and the turbine itself must withstand massive forces. This, in turn, means that there are several basic safety requirements wild turbines must adhere to, the…

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Ultracapacitors versus batteries

At the Energy Storage Event (13th of february in Vianen NL) our supplier Skeleton Technologies will give the lecture Ultracapacitors versus batteries. A battle as old as the technologies themselves: ultracapacitors and batteries rule the energy storage industry, fighting for a place at the top. Batteries, as the older and more established technology, wear the crown, but…

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Green power solutions for energy storage

Visitors who are interested in Ultracapacitors, DC and AC Power Contactors or High precision current and voltage measurement systems should visit the Nijkerk Electronics booth next week. At the first Energy Storage Event (12 februari 2019, Veldhoven NL) Nijkerk Electronics will present a wide range of power solutions suited for Energy Storage applications. In this article we…

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