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BYD B-Box HV receives pv magazine award 2017 for “top innovation”


Expert jury highlights modularity, charging and discharging performance as well as the superior efficiency as innovative features driving progress in the energy storage market

BYD Co. Ltd., the world’s leading supplier of rechargeable lithium batteries, receives industry award for the innovative concept of its high voltage lithium storage system B-Box HV. The versatile concept and its features for high efficiency have been recognized by the industry experts on the jury panel who have awarded BYD B-Box HV with the pv magazine award 2017 – top innovation.


                             B-Box HV is awarded the pv magazine award 2017 – top innovation.

According the award jury the BYD B-Box HV drives progress in three categories: with the modularity, the charging and discharging performance and the efficiency. The efficiency had also been tested in a recent storage system performance test and could show impressive results, surpassing the competition.


                                                BYD introduces B-Box HV in Germany on March 2017

“We are very proud to see that the innovative concept of the modular solution and it’s technical features for high efficiency have also been recognised by market experts such as the jury of the 2017 “top innovation” award by pv magazine,” Julia Chen concludes.


         The successful installation of the global first high-voltage B-Box home ESS gained high recognition

The B-Box HV lithium storage system was launched in spring 2017 and employs the successful modular design of the B-Box series with battery capacities ranging from 6.4 to 11.5 kWh, providing more than enough energy for the average household and can be scaled up to 57.5kWh for light commercial. The B-Box features excellent efficiency, delivering higher capacity for the best return on investment. The system supports constant 1C and 2C peak charge and discharge rates, and provides best in class useable capacity ratios. As a result it can support household electric devices longer with more power. An innovative connection system allows for an extremely easy plug-and-play installation without the need to connect cables.




About BYD

BYD Company Ltd. is a leading high-tech multinational company based in Shenzhen, China. Since its establishment in 1995, BYD has developed solid expertise in rechargeable batteries, becoming a relentless advocate of sustainable development. It has successfully expanded its renewable energy solutions globally with operations in over 50 countries and regions. After 22 years’ development, BYD has created a Zero Emissions Energy Ecosystem – affordable solar power generation, reliable energy storage, cutting-edge electrified transportation and a state of the art monorail. These Four Green Dreams make BYD an industry leader in the energy and transportation sector. BYD is listed on the Hong Kong and Shenzhen Stock Exchange. For more information, please visit

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