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Nextracker Selected for Australia's Largest Solar Power Plant

Nextracker Selected for Australia's Largest Solar Power Plant

Nextracker™, a Flex company, announced that its solar tracker technology, NX Horizon™ has been chosen for Australia's largest solar farm, a 460 megawatt-peak installation in Queensland's Western Downs.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Hugely Significant New China Emissions Commitment

Hugely Significant New China Emissions Commitment

Xi Jinping's speech via video link to the United Nations General Assembly on Sept. 22 2020 was not widely trailed in advance. But two short sentences China's leader may have redefined the future prospects for humanity.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
The Future of Large Hydropower

The Future of Large Hydropower

Large hydroelectric power projects will still appear and use of photovoltaic panels on their water reservoirs will become popular.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Oct 7, 2020
New Zealand's First Floating Solar Array Unveiled

New Zealand's First Floating Solar Array Unveiled

New Zealand's largest— and only floating - solar array has been installed on an Auckland wastewater lake.
External Company Press Release
RWE U.S. Onshore Wind Farm Cranell Starts Commercial Operation

RWE U.S. Onshore Wind Farm Cranell Starts Commercial Operation

RWE continues to expand its renewables portfolio in North America, one of the company's strategy focus markets: Cranell wind farm, a 220-megawatt (MW) project, located in Refugio County, Texas, has achieved commercial operation.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Some New Smart City Solutions

Some New Smart City Solutions

The type of radical advances we cite may seem like unattainable science fiction but the following examples show how this is not true.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Oct 6, 2020
Technology Analyst Careers at IDTechEx, Positions Available

Technology Analyst Careers at IDTechEx, Positions Available

We are always looking for entrepreneurial, enthusiastic people to join our business. We specialize in providing market research in emerging technology topics and are looking to find people who are as passionate about these areas as we are. Applicants will need to convert their technical expertise to complement our current topic coverage or be able to expand the company in a new direction.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Quantifying Global Challenges Driving Rush to Smart Cities

Quantifying Global Challenges Driving Rush to Smart Cities

In this introduction we look at many of the present and future issues with cities and we introduce some solutions.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Oct 5, 2020
Harvesting Energy from Wind When Walking

Harvesting Energy from Wind When Walking

Most of the wind available on land is too gentle to push commercial wind turbine blades, but now researchers in China have designed a kind of "tiny wind turbine" that can scavenge wind energy from breezes as little as those created by a brisk walk.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Smart City Materials and Market Drivers

Smart City Materials and Market Drivers

Cities need simplification, redesign, modernisation, empowerment, inclusiveness, affordability, adaptability and clean-up. Make them safer, more verdant and beautiful.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Oct 4, 2020
The Next Stage of the Electricity Grid

The Next Stage of the Electricity Grid

The electricity market is evolving to allow a higher integration of variable energy sources and a new class of devices is approaching the market to satisfy this necessity.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Transparent OLED windows and displays now viable

Transparent OLED windows and displays now viable

In 2012, IDTechEx analysed newly demonstrated transparent OLED television from LG and Samsung. They told us that these inventions were far too expensive to launch commercially at that time.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
RF charging and ambient energy scavenging

RF charging and ambient energy scavenging

This premium article is a brief topic overview of long range wireless charging and ambient energy scavenging efforts based on RF.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Smart Cities:Independence in Energy, Food, Water, Reinvented Transport

Smart Cities:Independence in Energy, Food, Water, Reinvented Transport

Smart cities are an approach - a trend, rather than a precisely definable product.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Oct 1, 2020
PepsiCo Targets 100% Renewable Electricity Globally

PepsiCo Targets 100% Renewable Electricity Globally

PepsiCo Inc has announced a new target to source 100% renewable electricity across all of its company owned and controlled operations globally by 2030 and across its entire franchise and third-party operations by 2040.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Heroic New Smart Cities

Heroic New Smart Cities

This IDTechEx premium article looks more closely at smart cities as heroic new concepts emerge.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Floating LIDAR

Floating LIDAR

Floating LIDAR surveys wind for the now very popular off-shore wind turbines. It works up to 200 meters or so, the height of the largest such turbines.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Will Fossil Fuels Collapse Even Earlier?

Will Fossil Fuels Collapse Even Earlier?

When it comes to energy, history tells us that we usually get caught by surprise. Things happen faster than we expected.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 28, 2020
Mirror Like Photovoltaics Get More Electricity out of Heat

Mirror Like Photovoltaics Get More Electricity out of Heat

New heat-harnessing "solar" cells that reflect 99% of the energy they can't convert to electricity could help bring down the price of storing renewable energy as heat, as well as harvesting waste heat from exhaust pipes and chimneys.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 24, 2020
Shell to Supply Renewable Energy to Microsoft

Shell to Supply Renewable Energy to Microsoft

Shell International Petroleum Company Limited and Microsoft Corporation are embarking on a new strategic alliance to support progress towards a world with net-zero emissions.
External Company Press Release
Nextracker Selected for Australia's Largest Solar Power Plant

Nextracker Selected for Australia's Largest Solar Power Plant

Nextracker™, a Flex company, announced that its solar tracker technology, NX Horizon™ has been chosen for Australia's largest solar farm, a 460 megawatt-peak installation in Queensland's Western Downs.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
The Future of Large Hydropower

The Future of Large Hydropower

Large hydroelectric power projects will still appear and use of photovoltaic panels on their water reservoirs will become popular.
External Company Press Release
RWE U.S. Onshore Wind Farm Cranell Starts Commercial Operation

RWE U.S. Onshore Wind Farm Cranell Starts Commercial Operation

RWE continues to expand its renewables portfolio in North America, one of the company's strategy focus markets: Cranell wind farm, a 220-megawatt (MW) project, located in Refugio County, Texas, has achieved commercial operation.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Oct 6, 2020
Technology Analyst Careers at IDTechEx, Positions Available

Technology Analyst Careers at IDTechEx, Positions Available

We are always looking for entrepreneurial, enthusiastic people to join our business. We specialize in providing market research in emerging technology topics and are looking to find people who are as passionate about these areas as we are. Applicants will need to convert their technical expertise to complement our current topic coverage or be able to expand the company in a new direction.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Oct 5, 2020
Harvesting Energy from Wind When Walking

Harvesting Energy from Wind When Walking

Most of the wind available on land is too gentle to push commercial wind turbine blades, but now researchers in China have designed a kind of "tiny wind turbine" that can scavenge wind energy from breezes as little as those created by a brisk walk.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Oct 4, 2020
The Next Stage of the Electricity Grid

The Next Stage of the Electricity Grid

The electricity market is evolving to allow a higher integration of variable energy sources and a new class of devices is approaching the market to satisfy this necessity.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
RF charging and ambient energy scavenging

RF charging and ambient energy scavenging

This premium article is a brief topic overview of long range wireless charging and ambient energy scavenging efforts based on RF.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Oct 1, 2020
PepsiCo Targets 100% Renewable Electricity Globally

PepsiCo Targets 100% Renewable Electricity Globally

PepsiCo Inc has announced a new target to source 100% renewable electricity across all of its company owned and controlled operations globally by 2030 and across its entire franchise and third-party operations by 2040.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Floating LIDAR

Floating LIDAR

Floating LIDAR surveys wind for the now very popular off-shore wind turbines. It works up to 200 meters or so, the height of the largest such turbines.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 28, 2020
Mirror Like Photovoltaics Get More Electricity out of Heat

Mirror Like Photovoltaics Get More Electricity out of Heat

New heat-harnessing "solar" cells that reflect 99% of the energy they can't convert to electricity could help bring down the price of storing renewable energy as heat, as well as harvesting waste heat from exhaust pipes and chimneys.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Hugely Significant New China Emissions Commitment

Hugely Significant New China Emissions Commitment

Xi Jinping's speech via video link to the United Nations General Assembly on Sept. 22 2020 was not widely trailed in advance. But two short sentences China's leader may have redefined the future prospects for humanity.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Oct 7, 2020
New Zealand's First Floating Solar Array Unveiled

New Zealand's First Floating Solar Array Unveiled

New Zealand's largest— and only floating - solar array has been installed on an Auckland wastewater lake.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Some New Smart City Solutions

Some New Smart City Solutions

The type of radical advances we cite may seem like unattainable science fiction but the following examples show how this is not true.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Quantifying Global Challenges Driving Rush to Smart Cities

Quantifying Global Challenges Driving Rush to Smart Cities

In this introduction we look at many of the present and future issues with cities and we introduce some solutions.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Smart City Materials and Market Drivers

Smart City Materials and Market Drivers

Cities need simplification, redesign, modernisation, empowerment, inclusiveness, affordability, adaptability and clean-up. Make them safer, more verdant and beautiful.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Transparent OLED windows and displays now viable

Transparent OLED windows and displays now viable

In 2012, IDTechEx analysed newly demonstrated transparent OLED television from LG and Samsung. They told us that these inventions were far too expensive to launch commercially at that time.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Smart Cities:Independence in Energy, Food, Water, Reinvented Transport

Smart Cities:Independence in Energy, Food, Water, Reinvented Transport

Smart cities are an approach - a trend, rather than a precisely definable product.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Heroic New Smart Cities

Heroic New Smart Cities

This IDTechEx premium article looks more closely at smart cities as heroic new concepts emerge.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Will Fossil Fuels Collapse Even Earlier?

Will Fossil Fuels Collapse Even Earlier?

When it comes to energy, history tells us that we usually get caught by surprise. Things happen faster than we expected.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Sep 24, 2020
Shell to Supply Renewable Energy to Microsoft

Shell to Supply Renewable Energy to Microsoft

Shell International Petroleum Company Limited and Microsoft Corporation are embarking on a new strategic alliance to support progress towards a world with net-zero emissions.
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