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Large Solar and Battery Energy Storage Hybrid Microgrid for Cambodia

Large Solar and Battery Energy Storage Hybrid Microgrid for Cambodia

Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 2, 2020
Australia's First Renewable Hydrogen Microgrid

Australia's First Renewable Hydrogen Microgrid

Australia's first remote microgrid using renewable hydrogen generation is becoming a reality, with the trial of new energy technologies in remote Western Australia. The project will be a first-of-its-kind demonstration that will use solar and renewable hydrogen generation and storage to provide 526MWh per year of dispatchable renewable electricity, enough to power 100 homes.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 1, 2020
Funding for Hydrokinetic Turbine Development

Funding for Hydrokinetic Turbine Development

The U.S. Department of Energy today announced $35 million in funding for 11 projects as part of the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy's Submarine Hydrokinetic And Riverine Kilo-megawatt Systems program. Teams will develop new economically competitive Hydrokinetic Turbines designs for tidal and riverine currents.
External Company Press Release
Innovate UK Awards ENIAN £500,000 for Renewable Energy Software

Innovate UK Awards ENIAN £500,000 for Renewable Energy Software

ENIAN has this week been awarded a £500,000 Smart Grant by Innovate UK to develop a new cost predicting algorithm set to accelerate the uptake of renewable energy across the country.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 30, 2020
Smart Cities - 2020 Highlights by IDTechEx

Smart Cities - 2020 Highlights by IDTechEx

The focus of smart cities has changed. In 2020, smart cities have been pivoting reinvented hardware and associated systems.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 30, 2020
Supercapacitor Technology for Green Energy

Supercapacitor Technology for Green Energy

Supercapacitors (ultracapacitors) are the only capacitors using an electrochemical double layer (EDL) to give one thousand times more storage for a given weight or volume.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 27, 2020
An Ultrafast Way to Produce Stable Perovskite Cells

An Ultrafast Way to Produce Stable Perovskite Cells

Most solar cells today are made with refined silicon that turns sunlight into clean electricity. Unfortunately, the process of refining silicon is far from clean, requiring vast amounts of energy from carbon-emitting power plants.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 26, 2020
World's Largest Battery Storage Facility for Red Sea Project

World's Largest Battery Storage Facility for Red Sea Project

The Red Sea Development Company, the developer behind the world's most ambitious regenerative tourism project, has announced it is creating the world's largest battery storage facility to enable the entire site to be powered by renewable energy 24 hours a day.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 25, 2020
Webinar: Technical Innovations in Printed/Flexible Electronics

Webinar: Technical Innovations in Printed/Flexible Electronics

Thursday 3 December (includes Q&A session) - Printed/flexible electronics is a constantly evolving area with extensive scope for innovation. In this webinar, Dr Matthew Dyson will discuss four technical innovations learned about in 2020.
External Company Press Release
Duracell Home Solar Batteries Launch into Australia

Duracell Home Solar Batteries Launch into Australia

Social Energy will this week launch for the very first time in Australia with the Duracell Energy Bank 2 home solar battery. Through this initiative, Australian households will have access to a world first energy service that will be able to reduce electricity bills by up to 100%.
External Company Press Release
Ocean Infinity Adds World's Largest Marine Robotic Vessels

Ocean Infinity Adds World's Largest Marine Robotic Vessels

Ocean Infinity is excited to announce plans for the next phase of its Armada fleet of robotic vessels with a signed contract for eight 78-metre, optionally crewed robotic vessels.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 24, 2020
2020 Fluoropolymer Technology Highlights by IDTechEx

2020 Fluoropolymer Technology Highlights by IDTechEx

Fluoropolymers are typically available as liquids and solids, but new fluoroelastomers are getting interest.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 24, 2020
Thermoelectrics Get More Attention

Thermoelectrics Get More Attention

A newer approach of serving low power electronics by area more than efficiency is promising.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 23, 2020
1.9MW Solar-Plus-Storage Project for Nhimbe Fresh, Zimbabwe

1.9MW Solar-Plus-Storage Project for Nhimbe Fresh, Zimbabwe

Sun Exchange's expansion into sub-Saharan Africa with the first of three crowdsales for a multiphase, 1.9 megawatt solar-plus-storage project for Nhimbe Fresh, a premier exporter of fresh produce located in Marondera, Zimbabwe. This will be the largest Sun Exchange solar installation to date and the first outside South Africa.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 23, 2020
Circular End of Life Supply Chain for EV Batteries in the UK

Circular End of Life Supply Chain for EV Batteries in the UK

A ground-breaking project to create a new circular end-of-life supply chain for the electric vehicle industry is being led by EMR Metals Recycling. The project has won grant support from the UK Government's Advanced Propulsion Centre.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 20, 2020
Agrivoltaics Becoming Multi-Billion Dollar Industry

Agrivoltaics Becoming Multi-Billion Dollar Industry

One day solar "power stations" as we know them will be banned.
External Company Press Release
Tivoli GreenCity is the Most Sustainable District in the World

Tivoli GreenCity is the Most Sustainable District in the World

Developed by citydev.brussels, the Brussels Tivoli GreenCity district has obtained the BREEAM Oustanding environmental certification, officially making it the most sustainable district in the world.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Global Lift for Open Tidal Power

Global Lift for Open Tidal Power

Wind turbines have been moving offshore for stronger, more consistent wind reducing storage needs. Another driver has been lack of approved, suitable land sites. Similar motivation is driving the new open sea and open river tidal power that is largely unheard and unseen.
External Company Press Release
UK Aims to end Sale of Diesel and Petrol Cars by 2030, New Green Plans

UK Aims to end Sale of Diesel and Petrol Cars by 2030, New Green Plans

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has outlined a Ten Point Plan for a Green Industrial Revolution. Covering clean energy, transport, nature and innovative technologies, the blueprint will allow the UK to move ahead with eradicating its contribution to climate change by 2050, particularly crucial in the run up to the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow next year.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 19, 2020
New Green Materials Could Power Smart Devices Using Ambient Light

New Green Materials Could Power Smart Devices Using Ambient Light

Researchers have developed environmentally friendly materials that could harvest enough energy from indoor light to power wireless smart devices.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 2, 2020
Australia's First Renewable Hydrogen Microgrid

Australia's First Renewable Hydrogen Microgrid

Australia's first remote microgrid using renewable hydrogen generation is becoming a reality, with the trial of new energy technologies in remote Western Australia. The project will be a first-of-its-kind demonstration that will use solar and renewable hydrogen generation and storage to provide 526MWh per year of dispatchable renewable electricity, enough to power 100 homes.
External Company Press Release
Innovate UK Awards ENIAN £500,000 for Renewable Energy Software

Innovate UK Awards ENIAN £500,000 for Renewable Energy Software

ENIAN has this week been awarded a £500,000 Smart Grant by Innovate UK to develop a new cost predicting algorithm set to accelerate the uptake of renewable energy across the country.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 30, 2020
Supercapacitor Technology for Green Energy

Supercapacitor Technology for Green Energy

Supercapacitors (ultracapacitors) are the only capacitors using an electrochemical double layer (EDL) to give one thousand times more storage for a given weight or volume.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 26, 2020
World's Largest Battery Storage Facility for Red Sea Project

World's Largest Battery Storage Facility for Red Sea Project

The Red Sea Development Company, the developer behind the world's most ambitious regenerative tourism project, has announced it is creating the world's largest battery storage facility to enable the entire site to be powered by renewable energy 24 hours a day.
External Company Press Release
Duracell Home Solar Batteries Launch into Australia

Duracell Home Solar Batteries Launch into Australia

Social Energy will this week launch for the very first time in Australia with the Duracell Energy Bank 2 home solar battery. Through this initiative, Australian households will have access to a world first energy service that will be able to reduce electricity bills by up to 100%.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 24, 2020
2020 Fluoropolymer Technology Highlights by IDTechEx

2020 Fluoropolymer Technology Highlights by IDTechEx

Fluoropolymers are typically available as liquids and solids, but new fluoroelastomers are getting interest.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 23, 2020
1.9MW Solar-Plus-Storage Project for Nhimbe Fresh, Zimbabwe

1.9MW Solar-Plus-Storage Project for Nhimbe Fresh, Zimbabwe

Sun Exchange's expansion into sub-Saharan Africa with the first of three crowdsales for a multiphase, 1.9 megawatt solar-plus-storage project for Nhimbe Fresh, a premier exporter of fresh produce located in Marondera, Zimbabwe. This will be the largest Sun Exchange solar installation to date and the first outside South Africa.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 20, 2020
Agrivoltaics Becoming Multi-Billion Dollar Industry

Agrivoltaics Becoming Multi-Billion Dollar Industry

One day solar "power stations" as we know them will be banned.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Global Lift for Open Tidal Power

Global Lift for Open Tidal Power

Wind turbines have been moving offshore for stronger, more consistent wind reducing storage needs. Another driver has been lack of approved, suitable land sites. Similar motivation is driving the new open sea and open river tidal power that is largely unheard and unseen.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 19, 2020
New Green Materials Could Power Smart Devices Using Ambient Light

New Green Materials Could Power Smart Devices Using Ambient Light

Researchers have developed environmentally friendly materials that could harvest enough energy from indoor light to power wireless smart devices.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 1, 2020
Funding for Hydrokinetic Turbine Development

Funding for Hydrokinetic Turbine Development

The U.S. Department of Energy today announced $35 million in funding for 11 projects as part of the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy's Submarine Hydrokinetic And Riverine Kilo-megawatt Systems program. Teams will develop new economically competitive Hydrokinetic Turbines designs for tidal and riverine currents.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 30, 2020
Smart Cities - 2020 Highlights by IDTechEx

Smart Cities - 2020 Highlights by IDTechEx

The focus of smart cities has changed. In 2020, smart cities have been pivoting reinvented hardware and associated systems.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 27, 2020
An Ultrafast Way to Produce Stable Perovskite Cells

An Ultrafast Way to Produce Stable Perovskite Cells

Most solar cells today are made with refined silicon that turns sunlight into clean electricity. Unfortunately, the process of refining silicon is far from clean, requiring vast amounts of energy from carbon-emitting power plants.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 25, 2020
Webinar: Technical Innovations in Printed/Flexible Electronics

Webinar: Technical Innovations in Printed/Flexible Electronics

Thursday 3 December (includes Q&A session) - Printed/flexible electronics is a constantly evolving area with extensive scope for innovation. In this webinar, Dr Matthew Dyson will discuss four technical innovations learned about in 2020.
External Company Press Release
Ocean Infinity Adds World's Largest Marine Robotic Vessels

Ocean Infinity Adds World's Largest Marine Robotic Vessels

Ocean Infinity is excited to announce plans for the next phase of its Armada fleet of robotic vessels with a signed contract for eight 78-metre, optionally crewed robotic vessels.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 24, 2020
Thermoelectrics Get More Attention

Thermoelectrics Get More Attention

A newer approach of serving low power electronics by area more than efficiency is promising.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 23, 2020
Circular End of Life Supply Chain for EV Batteries in the UK

Circular End of Life Supply Chain for EV Batteries in the UK

A ground-breaking project to create a new circular end-of-life supply chain for the electric vehicle industry is being led by EMR Metals Recycling. The project has won grant support from the UK Government's Advanced Propulsion Centre.
External Company Press Release
Tivoli GreenCity is the Most Sustainable District in the World

Tivoli GreenCity is the Most Sustainable District in the World

Developed by citydev.brussels, the Brussels Tivoli GreenCity district has obtained the BREEAM Oustanding environmental certification, officially making it the most sustainable district in the world.
External Company Press Release
UK Aims to end Sale of Diesel and Petrol Cars by 2030, New Green Plans

UK Aims to end Sale of Diesel and Petrol Cars by 2030, New Green Plans

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has outlined a Ten Point Plan for a Green Industrial Revolution. Covering clean energy, transport, nature and innovative technologies, the blueprint will allow the UK to move ahead with eradicating its contribution to climate change by 2050, particularly crucial in the run up to the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow next year.
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