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Punching Holes in Opaque Solar Cells Turns Them Transparent

Punching Holes in Opaque Solar Cells Turns Them Transparent

Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 13, 2019
Competition is Heating Up in Thermal Interface Applications

Competition is Heating Up in Thermal Interface Applications

Thermal interface materials (TIM) play a crucial role in numerous sectors, from lithium-ion batteries to 5G base stations, LEDs, consumer electronics and more. Heat dissipation is often on the of the limiting factors as many industries look to increase power and reduce the size.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 12, 2019
Nigeria Electrification Project Commissions First Solar Mini-Grid

Nigeria Electrification Project Commissions First Solar Mini-Grid

The project was the first to be implemented under the World Bank supported Nigeria Electrification Project. Through the project's mini grids component, it aims to provide clean, safe, reliable and affordable electricity to 300,000 homes and 30,000 local businesses in the country.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 11, 2019
South Korea Moving Forward With World's Largest Floating Solar Project

South Korea Moving Forward With World's Largest Floating Solar Project

The floating PV plant would be located behind the world's longest seawall at Saemangeum that encloses 409km2 of reclaimed area.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 10, 2019
Amazon Aims for 100% Renewable Energy by 2030

Amazon Aims for 100% Renewable Energy by 2030

Amazon has announced three new renewable energy projects in the US and Spain that support Amazon's commitment to The Climate Pledge and reaching 80% renewable energy by 2024 and 100% renewable energy target by 2030 on its path to net zero carbon by 2040.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 9, 2019
Daylight Damage to Photovoltaics

Daylight Damage to Photovoltaics

Researchers have performed a detailed investigation of the molecular mechanisms by which organic solar cells suffer damage as they are exposed to sunlight. This research has important implications for developing next-generation solar sheets that combine high efficiency, low cost, and long device lifetimes.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 9, 2019
Solar Powered AI Cameras Keep an Eye on Campers

Solar Powered AI Cameras Keep an Eye on Campers

Technology will play a part in managing responsible camping in New Zealand this summer, the government has announced.\r\n\r\n
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 6, 2019
First Battery Storage System for Electricity Grids in Spain

First Battery Storage System for Electricity Grids in Spain

i-DE, Iberdrola's electricity distribution arm, has inaugurated the first electrical energy storage system with lithium-ion batteries for distribution networks in Spain.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 5, 2019
Thermal Interface Materials: Why Will Markets Double by 2025?

Thermal Interface Materials: Why Will Markets Double by 2025?

Thermal Interface Materials (TIM) are not glamourous but are often an essential component found in all manner of electronic and energy storage applications. Indeed, they are absolutely pervasive. They are truly a diverse technology in terms of suppliers, material options, deposition techniques, applications, market requirement and performance levels. This makes them difficult to analyse.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 5, 2019
New Membrane Technology to Boost Water Purification and Energy Storage

New Membrane Technology to Boost Water Purification and Energy Storage

Scientists have created a new type of membrane that could improve water purification and battery energy storage efforts.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 5, 2019
Full Throttle on Global Vehicle to Grid Trials

Full Throttle on Global Vehicle to Grid Trials

A new website has gathered a complete picture of vehicle-to-grid projects in one place to help industry collaboration.
External Company Press Release
Energy Storage Solution at Off Grid Mine in Mali

Energy Storage Solution at Off Grid Mine in Mali

The technology group Wärtsilä will optimise the energy system of the Fekola Mine, located in a remote region in southwest Mali. This is needed to improve the mine's operations, reduce fuel consumption, and lessen the carbon emissions.
External Company Press Release
Construction of Neart na Gaoithe Offshore Wind Farm to Go Ahead

Construction of Neart na Gaoithe Offshore Wind Farm to Go Ahead

Construction of Neart na Gaoithe offshore wind farm project to go ahead following financial agreements
External Company Press Release
Flexitricity Appoints New CEO

Flexitricity Appoints New CEO

Leading flexible energy specialist Flexitricity has appointed a new CEO to spearhead growth plans that will help drive the UK Government's 2050 net zero ambitions.
External Company Press Release
NextEnergy Solar Fund, Anglian Water Services Sign PV Framework

NextEnergy Solar Fund, Anglian Water Services Sign PV Framework

NextEnergy Capital, Investment Manager for NextEnergy Solar Fund and Anglian Water Services have signed an agreement through which NextEnergy Capital will design, build, operate, and own over 35MW of solar assets and sell the power directly to Anglian Water through private wire for a 25-year period.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 3, 2019
Ralph Lauren to Use 100% Renewable Energy by 2025

Ralph Lauren to Use 100% Renewable Energy by 2025

Ralph Lauren Corp announced a series of pledges related to sustainability, including a commitment to power all of its globally owned and operated offices, distribution centers and stores with 100% renewable electricity by 2025 and join RE100, a group of the world's most influential businesses committed to the use of renewable power.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 2, 2019
€50 Million for Wind Energy Complex in Spain

€50 Million for Wind Energy Complex in Spain

The European Investment Bank will provide €50m in financing to Renovables de la Ribera, a 50-50 joint venture between Iberdrola and Caja Rural de Navarra to build a new renewable energy project - the Cavar wind complex - in Navarra, Spain.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 29, 2019
Zimbabwe to Benefit from Pumped Hydroelectric Energy Storage

Zimbabwe to Benefit from Pumped Hydroelectric Energy Storage

Zimbabwe is currently experiencing up to 18 hours of load-shedding daily so Ngonyezi Projects pumped hydroelectric energy storage power plant at Osborne dam will contribute to the reduction of the hours of load-shedding.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 28, 2019
£4.3M Grant to Accelerate Combined Wind and Wave Power Technology

£4.3M Grant to Accelerate Combined Wind and Wave Power Technology

Marine Power Systems has been awarded £4.3 million by the European Regional Development Fund to accelerate the development of a floating offshore wind and wave technology that could transform the opportunities for energy generation in deep water locations.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 27, 2019
New Hybrid Device Can Both Capture and Store Solar Energy

New Hybrid Device Can Both Capture and Store Solar Energy

Researchers have reported a new device that can both efficiently capture solar energy and store it until it is needed, offering promise for applications ranging from power generation to distillation and desalination.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 13, 2019
Competition is Heating Up in Thermal Interface Applications

Competition is Heating Up in Thermal Interface Applications

Thermal interface materials (TIM) play a crucial role in numerous sectors, from lithium-ion batteries to 5G base stations, LEDs, consumer electronics and more. Heat dissipation is often on the of the limiting factors as many industries look to increase power and reduce the size.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 11, 2019
South Korea Moving Forward With World's Largest Floating Solar Project

South Korea Moving Forward With World's Largest Floating Solar Project

The floating PV plant would be located behind the world's longest seawall at Saemangeum that encloses 409km2 of reclaimed area.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 9, 2019
Daylight Damage to Photovoltaics

Daylight Damage to Photovoltaics

Researchers have performed a detailed investigation of the molecular mechanisms by which organic solar cells suffer damage as they are exposed to sunlight. This research has important implications for developing next-generation solar sheets that combine high efficiency, low cost, and long device lifetimes.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 6, 2019
First Battery Storage System for Electricity Grids in Spain

First Battery Storage System for Electricity Grids in Spain

i-DE, Iberdrola's electricity distribution arm, has inaugurated the first electrical energy storage system with lithium-ion batteries for distribution networks in Spain.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 5, 2019
New Membrane Technology to Boost Water Purification and Energy Storage

New Membrane Technology to Boost Water Purification and Energy Storage

Scientists have created a new type of membrane that could improve water purification and battery energy storage efforts.
External Company Press Release
Energy Storage Solution at Off Grid Mine in Mali

Energy Storage Solution at Off Grid Mine in Mali

The technology group Wärtsilä will optimise the energy system of the Fekola Mine, located in a remote region in southwest Mali. This is needed to improve the mine's operations, reduce fuel consumption, and lessen the carbon emissions.
External Company Press Release
Flexitricity Appoints New CEO

Flexitricity Appoints New CEO

Leading flexible energy specialist Flexitricity has appointed a new CEO to spearhead growth plans that will help drive the UK Government's 2050 net zero ambitions.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 3, 2019
Ralph Lauren to Use 100% Renewable Energy by 2025

Ralph Lauren to Use 100% Renewable Energy by 2025

Ralph Lauren Corp announced a series of pledges related to sustainability, including a commitment to power all of its globally owned and operated offices, distribution centers and stores with 100% renewable electricity by 2025 and join RE100, a group of the world's most influential businesses committed to the use of renewable power.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 29, 2019
Zimbabwe to Benefit from Pumped Hydroelectric Energy Storage

Zimbabwe to Benefit from Pumped Hydroelectric Energy Storage

Zimbabwe is currently experiencing up to 18 hours of load-shedding daily so Ngonyezi Projects pumped hydroelectric energy storage power plant at Osborne dam will contribute to the reduction of the hours of load-shedding.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 27, 2019
New Hybrid Device Can Both Capture and Store Solar Energy

New Hybrid Device Can Both Capture and Store Solar Energy

Researchers have reported a new device that can both efficiently capture solar energy and store it until it is needed, offering promise for applications ranging from power generation to distillation and desalination.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 12, 2019
Nigeria Electrification Project Commissions First Solar Mini-Grid

Nigeria Electrification Project Commissions First Solar Mini-Grid

The project was the first to be implemented under the World Bank supported Nigeria Electrification Project. Through the project's mini grids component, it aims to provide clean, safe, reliable and affordable electricity to 300,000 homes and 30,000 local businesses in the country.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 10, 2019
Amazon Aims for 100% Renewable Energy by 2030

Amazon Aims for 100% Renewable Energy by 2030

Amazon has announced three new renewable energy projects in the US and Spain that support Amazon's commitment to The Climate Pledge and reaching 80% renewable energy by 2024 and 100% renewable energy target by 2030 on its path to net zero carbon by 2040.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 9, 2019
Solar Powered AI Cameras Keep an Eye on Campers

Solar Powered AI Cameras Keep an Eye on Campers

Technology will play a part in managing responsible camping in New Zealand this summer, the government has announced.\r\n\r\n
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 5, 2019
Thermal Interface Materials: Why Will Markets Double by 2025?

Thermal Interface Materials: Why Will Markets Double by 2025?

Thermal Interface Materials (TIM) are not glamourous but are often an essential component found in all manner of electronic and energy storage applications. Indeed, they are absolutely pervasive. They are truly a diverse technology in terms of suppliers, material options, deposition techniques, applications, market requirement and performance levels. This makes them difficult to analyse.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 5, 2019
Full Throttle on Global Vehicle to Grid Trials

Full Throttle on Global Vehicle to Grid Trials

A new website has gathered a complete picture of vehicle-to-grid projects in one place to help industry collaboration.
External Company Press Release
Construction of Neart na Gaoithe Offshore Wind Farm to Go Ahead

Construction of Neart na Gaoithe Offshore Wind Farm to Go Ahead

Construction of Neart na Gaoithe offshore wind farm project to go ahead following financial agreements
External Company Press Release
NextEnergy Solar Fund, Anglian Water Services Sign PV Framework

NextEnergy Solar Fund, Anglian Water Services Sign PV Framework

NextEnergy Capital, Investment Manager for NextEnergy Solar Fund and Anglian Water Services have signed an agreement through which NextEnergy Capital will design, build, operate, and own over 35MW of solar assets and sell the power directly to Anglian Water through private wire for a 25-year period.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Dec 2, 2019
€50 Million for Wind Energy Complex in Spain

€50 Million for Wind Energy Complex in Spain

The European Investment Bank will provide €50m in financing to Renovables de la Ribera, a 50-50 joint venture between Iberdrola and Caja Rural de Navarra to build a new renewable energy project - the Cavar wind complex - in Navarra, Spain.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Nov 28, 2019
£4.3M Grant to Accelerate Combined Wind and Wave Power Technology

£4.3M Grant to Accelerate Combined Wind and Wave Power Technology

Marine Power Systems has been awarded £4.3 million by the European Regional Development Fund to accelerate the development of a floating offshore wind and wave technology that could transform the opportunities for energy generation in deep water locations.
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