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Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 22, 2019
Oxford PV raises £31m funding

Oxford PV raises £31m funding

Oxford PV has announced it has raised £31 Million, the first portion of its Series D funding round. The funding will allow Oxford PV to move its perovskite based solar cell technology into the commercial phase.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 21, 2019
$27 million for hydro power project on Uganda/Tanzania border

$27 million for hydro power project on Uganda/Tanzania border

100% of the energy generated will be bought by the Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Limited, Uganda's single-buyer and transmission company, which will then sell half the energy on to Tanzania.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 21, 2019
World record performance for transparent solar cell

World record performance for transparent solar cell

Ubiquitous Energy has certified a record transparent solar cell with 9.8% power conversion efficiency.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 20, 2019
Wind generated more than one-third of UK power over the last week

Wind generated more than one-third of UK power over the last week

Great Britain's onshore and offshore wind farms have generated more electricity than any other source of power over the past seven days.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 19, 2019
Airbus, Altran and Microsoft Open the IDTechEx Show!

Airbus, Altran and Microsoft Open the IDTechEx Show!

The IDTechEx Show! at the Estrel Convention Centre in Berlin, Germany on 10 - 11 April is the leading global event for product innovators and technology scouts. Opening the event will be two Cornerstone presentations that will cover exciting developments across these technologies.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 19, 2019
Floating solar plant in Albania

Floating solar plant in Albania

Statkraft Albania has entered into an agreement with Norwegian floating solar technology developer Ocean Sun AS for the delivery of a floating solar plant with a maximum capacity of 2 MW at the Banja reservoir in Albania.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 18, 2019
Wearable liquid unit that aims to harvest energy

Wearable liquid unit that aims to harvest energy

A fascination with movie technology that showed robots perform self-repair through a liquid formula inspired a university professor to make his own discoveries - which are now helping to lead the way for advancements in self-powering devices such as consumer electronics and defense innovations.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 18, 2019
The better batteries that will power your phone - and a green future

The better batteries that will power your phone - and a green future

Smaller, longer-lasting batteries would help lighten a soldier's load, so researchers are working to develop better batteries that weigh half as much as current power packs.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 15, 2019
One of the largest solar parks in the Netherlands underway

One of the largest solar parks in the Netherlands underway

With a capacity of 34 megawatt peak, the Almere solar park in the Dutch province of Flevoland is one of the largest in the country.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 14, 2019
West Australia government terminates Albany Funding Agreement

West Australia government terminates Albany Funding Agreement

The State Government has terminated its Financial Assistance Agreement with Carnegie Clean Energy to deliver the Albany wave energy technology development project, following an assessment of the company's financial capability to deliver the project.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 14, 2019
New cell-sized micro robots might make incredible journeys

New cell-sized micro robots might make incredible journeys

Researchers have harnessed the latest nanofabrication techniques to create bug-shaped robots that are wirelessly powered, able to walk, able to survive harsh environments and tiny enough to be injected through an ordinary hypodermic needle.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 13, 2019
The Netherlands introduces SolaRoad paving

The Netherlands introduces SolaRoad paving

The strips of solar road surface have been constructed on the parallel road along the N232 in the Haarlemmermeer area (Noord-Holland) and on the bus lane along the N218 near Spijkenisse (Zuid-Holland).
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 13, 2019
IDTechEx Announces Winners of Launchpad,  New Technologies Initiative

IDTechEx Announces Winners of Launchpad, New Technologies Initiative

IDTechEx Launchpad will showcase innovations from 20 start-up companies at the IDTechEx Show! held in Berlin, Germany on 10-11 April 2019. All winners will be showing a new working prototype or product, many for the first time.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 12, 2019
Manufacture of shrouded micro wind turbines begins

Manufacture of shrouded micro wind turbines begins

Halo Energy is now in production of its one-of-a-kind, high-efficiency shrouded wind turbines, with their first 10 commercial units scheduled for delivery in Q2 2019.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 12, 2019
Borkum Municipality with a flagship project for energy storage

Borkum Municipality with a flagship project for energy storage

As part of the NETfficient project, scientists are developing and testing a range of smart storage technologies for different types of renewable energy on the North Sea island of Borkum.
External Company Press Release
Rotork electric actuators used oilfield pipeline's solar solution

Rotork electric actuators used oilfield pipeline's solar solution

Rotork IQ3 intelligent multi-turn electric actuators have been specified for use in solar powered control stations for water gathering pipelines in the USA.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 11, 2019
Off-grid renewable systems for remote farms

Off-grid renewable systems for remote farms

Horizon Power is set to commence works to install off-grid renewable systems for remote farms in Australia, delivering safer, more cost efficient and reliable power.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 11, 2019
Webinar Thurs 21 March 2019 - Diesel Gensets: Managing the Transition

Webinar Thurs 21 March 2019 - Diesel Gensets: Managing the Transition

IDTechEx will be hosting a free webinar on Thursday 21 March 2019 titled Diesel Gensets: Managing the Transition.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 8, 2019
First renewable desalination plant in Southern Africa passes 10 000 kl

First renewable desalination plant in Southern Africa passes 10 000 kl

The reverse osmosis solar desalination OSMOSUN® 13 SW installation produces 100 m3 daily, powered exclusively by the related photovoltaic solar generator, and up to 300 m3 when connected to the local grid for operating outside sunshine hours.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Electric Buses and Trucks Essential for EV Winners

Electric Buses and Trucks Essential for EV Winners

Buses and trucks are essentially one business because the same companies increasingly make both using the same technologies.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 22, 2019
Oxford PV raises £31m funding

Oxford PV raises £31m funding

Oxford PV has announced it has raised £31 Million, the first portion of its Series D funding round. The funding will allow Oxford PV to move its perovskite based solar cell technology into the commercial phase.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 21, 2019
World record performance for transparent solar cell

World record performance for transparent solar cell

Ubiquitous Energy has certified a record transparent solar cell with 9.8% power conversion efficiency.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 19, 2019
Airbus, Altran and Microsoft Open the IDTechEx Show!

Airbus, Altran and Microsoft Open the IDTechEx Show!

The IDTechEx Show! at the Estrel Convention Centre in Berlin, Germany on 10 - 11 April is the leading global event for product innovators and technology scouts. Opening the event will be two Cornerstone presentations that will cover exciting developments across these technologies.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 18, 2019
Wearable liquid unit that aims to harvest energy

Wearable liquid unit that aims to harvest energy

A fascination with movie technology that showed robots perform self-repair through a liquid formula inspired a university professor to make his own discoveries - which are now helping to lead the way for advancements in self-powering devices such as consumer electronics and defense innovations.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 15, 2019
One of the largest solar parks in the Netherlands underway

One of the largest solar parks in the Netherlands underway

With a capacity of 34 megawatt peak, the Almere solar park in the Dutch province of Flevoland is one of the largest in the country.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 14, 2019
New cell-sized micro robots might make incredible journeys

New cell-sized micro robots might make incredible journeys

Researchers have harnessed the latest nanofabrication techniques to create bug-shaped robots that are wirelessly powered, able to walk, able to survive harsh environments and tiny enough to be injected through an ordinary hypodermic needle.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 13, 2019
IDTechEx Announces Winners of Launchpad,  New Technologies Initiative

IDTechEx Announces Winners of Launchpad, New Technologies Initiative

IDTechEx Launchpad will showcase innovations from 20 start-up companies at the IDTechEx Show! held in Berlin, Germany on 10-11 April 2019. All winners will be showing a new working prototype or product, many for the first time.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 12, 2019
Borkum Municipality with a flagship project for energy storage

Borkum Municipality with a flagship project for energy storage

As part of the NETfficient project, scientists are developing and testing a range of smart storage technologies for different types of renewable energy on the North Sea island of Borkum.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 11, 2019
Off-grid renewable systems for remote farms

Off-grid renewable systems for remote farms

Horizon Power is set to commence works to install off-grid renewable systems for remote farms in Australia, delivering safer, more cost efficient and reliable power.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 8, 2019
First renewable desalination plant in Southern Africa passes 10 000 kl

First renewable desalination plant in Southern Africa passes 10 000 kl

The reverse osmosis solar desalination OSMOSUN® 13 SW installation produces 100 m3 daily, powered exclusively by the related photovoltaic solar generator, and up to 300 m3 when connected to the local grid for operating outside sunshine hours.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 21, 2019
$27 million for hydro power project on Uganda/Tanzania border

$27 million for hydro power project on Uganda/Tanzania border

100% of the energy generated will be bought by the Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Limited, Uganda's single-buyer and transmission company, which will then sell half the energy on to Tanzania.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 20, 2019
Wind generated more than one-third of UK power over the last week

Wind generated more than one-third of UK power over the last week

Great Britain's onshore and offshore wind farms have generated more electricity than any other source of power over the past seven days.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 19, 2019
Floating solar plant in Albania

Floating solar plant in Albania

Statkraft Albania has entered into an agreement with Norwegian floating solar technology developer Ocean Sun AS for the delivery of a floating solar plant with a maximum capacity of 2 MW at the Banja reservoir in Albania.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 18, 2019
The better batteries that will power your phone - and a green future

The better batteries that will power your phone - and a green future

Smaller, longer-lasting batteries would help lighten a soldier's load, so researchers are working to develop better batteries that weigh half as much as current power packs.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 14, 2019
West Australia government terminates Albany Funding Agreement

West Australia government terminates Albany Funding Agreement

The State Government has terminated its Financial Assistance Agreement with Carnegie Clean Energy to deliver the Albany wave energy technology development project, following an assessment of the company's financial capability to deliver the project.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 13, 2019
The Netherlands introduces SolaRoad paving

The Netherlands introduces SolaRoad paving

The strips of solar road surface have been constructed on the parallel road along the N232 in the Haarlemmermeer area (Noord-Holland) and on the bus lane along the N218 near Spijkenisse (Zuid-Holland).
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 12, 2019
Manufacture of shrouded micro wind turbines begins

Manufacture of shrouded micro wind turbines begins

Halo Energy is now in production of its one-of-a-kind, high-efficiency shrouded wind turbines, with their first 10 commercial units scheduled for delivery in Q2 2019.
External Company Press Release
Rotork electric actuators used oilfield pipeline's solar solution

Rotork electric actuators used oilfield pipeline's solar solution

Rotork IQ3 intelligent multi-turn electric actuators have been specified for use in solar powered control stations for water gathering pipelines in the USA.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Mar 11, 2019
Webinar Thurs 21 March 2019 - Diesel Gensets: Managing the Transition

Webinar Thurs 21 March 2019 - Diesel Gensets: Managing the Transition

IDTechEx will be hosting a free webinar on Thursday 21 March 2019 titled Diesel Gensets: Managing the Transition.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Electric Buses and Trucks Essential for EV Winners

Electric Buses and Trucks Essential for EV Winners

Buses and trucks are essentially one business because the same companies increasingly make both using the same technologies.
More IDTechEx Journals