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Energy harvesting in low to moderate sea states

Energy harvesting in low to moderate sea states

External Company Press Release
Strategic development agreement for transparent solar glass

Strategic development agreement for transparent solar glass

AGC and Ubiquitous Energy announce strategic development agreement for transparent solar glass. AGC the world's largest producer of flat glass, has entered into a strategic development agreement with Ubiquitous Energy, the leader in transparent solar technology. The collaboration will focus on the development of Ubiquitous Energy's transparent and color neutral solar coating to create windows that produce electricity.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 28, 2018
Zero Genset: $100 Billion Opportunity

Zero Genset: $100 Billion Opportunity

As society and equipment become more mobile and remote from grids, diesel and gas gensets will be bought in larger numbers for a few years yet - possibly peaking at around $30 billion global market size when over 600GW will be deployed. The Zero Genset market will rise to at least $100 billion if it replaces significant grid power.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 28, 2018
Siemens and Solarkiosk join forces to power Africa

Siemens and Solarkiosk join forces to power Africa

Both companies agree to join forces to enhance local businesses powered by SOLARKIOSK's clean energy in non-electrified parts of rural Africa.
External Company Press Release
Acquisition of ten operating solar plants in the UK

Acquisition of ten operating solar plants in the UK

Acquisition of ten operating solar plants in the UK with total installed capacity of 46.6MWp. Share purchase agreement signed to acquire a portfolio of ten operating solar plants totalling 46.6MWp located in the UK for a total investment value of £52.9m. All sites have been constructed and all connected to the grid prior to March 2017.
External Company Press Release
£20m in savings to UK businesses over 10 years of smart grid operation

£20m in savings to UK businesses over 10 years of smart grid operation

An Edinburgh energy company started at a kitchen table is celebrating its birthday, by announcing it has surpassed the £20 million mark in benefits for its customers, over the past 10 years of live smart grid operations.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 27, 2018
The Leading Edge Academic Poster Display: Present your work

The Leading Edge Academic Poster Display: Present your work

The Leading Edge Academic Poster Display: Present your work to over 3,500 innovation leaders at the world's biggest event on Emerging Technologies. The IDTechEx Show! USA 2018 is the largest gathering of industry executives involved in R&D, business development and product management, in addition to those seeking to use the technology. Held on November 14 & 15, 2018 in Santa Clara, CA, the event features limited poster space for leading academic research to be displayed to all attendees.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 27, 2018
Tarraleah hydropower redevelopment powers ahead

Tarraleah hydropower redevelopment powers ahead

On behalf of the Australian Government, the Australian Renewable Energy Agency has announced up to $2.5 million in funding to Hydro Tasmania to complete final feasibility analysis into the proposed redevelopment of the Tarraleah hydropower scheme in the highlands of Tasmania.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 26, 2018
The Trend Away from Infrastructure for Renewable Energy

The Trend Away from Infrastructure for Renewable Energy

The $1.6 bn Swansea Bay tidal lagoon has been rejected by the UK government.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 26, 2018
Canada's first all-electric underground mine

Canada's first all-electric underground mine

Borden is set to be Canada's first all-electric underground gold mine, which will be safer for employees and have a smaller environmental footprint.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 25, 2018
Assessing your Patent Landscape: How IDTechEx can help your technology

Assessing your Patent Landscape: How IDTechEx can help your technology

In any emerging technology, the pace of innovation is rapid, sometimes dauntingly so. Patent Analytics is a service that IDTechEx provides utilising our long-standing expertise in a range of emerging technologies to provide clients of our services the answers they need.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 25, 2018
European Commission backs Minesto roadmap for commercial breakthrough

European Commission backs Minesto roadmap for commercial breakthrough

The awarded phase 1 grant of €50,000 will be used for a feasibility study of commercial Island Mode (off grid) installations of Minesto's marine energy converter DG100.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 22, 2018
Diesel Genset Sales will Collapse

Diesel Genset Sales will Collapse

Tightening emissions regulations make diesel cars more expensive to make, so it is only a few years before pure electric cars will be cheaper to make. This was predicted ten years ago by IDTechEx to be around 2022 for small cars and that date is now confirmed by several car manufacturers.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 22, 2018
Research project on the use of high altitude wind

Research project on the use of high altitude wind

As a joint project partnership SkySails Power GmbH, EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG, EWE Offshore Service & Solutions GmbH and Leibniz University Hannover are developing and testing a fully automated airborne wind energy system.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 21, 2018
Primary Energy: Changing the Rulebook

Primary Energy: Changing the Rulebook

The addressable market for any zero-emission electricity source goes beyond where electricity is used today. It extends to the much bigger potential markets for new uses for electricity and for replacing other forms of power used for cooking, heating and vehicles.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 21, 2018
TellCo Europe Nigeria rolls out higher off-grid solar power system

TellCo Europe Nigeria rolls out higher off-grid solar power system

In its effort to ensure a clean, efficient, affordable and reliable energy for businesses and households in Nigeria, TellCo Europe Nigeria has announced its plan to introduce into the Nigerian market, TellCoSol Off-Grid Solar Power System, a Swiss technology that aims to electrify the country without stress.
External Company Press Release
enModus appoint Jonathan Couch as VP of Solutions

enModus appoint Jonathan Couch as VP of Solutions

enModus is pleased to announce the appointment of Jonathan Couch as VP of Solutions. Jonathan joins enModus after more than 3 years at IoT smart lighting start-up Gooee.
External Company Press Release
MBL-Energy certification for solar carports at California schools

MBL-Energy certification for solar carports at California schools

MBL-Energy has received the first California Division of State Architects pre-check certification issued under the newly released 2016 CBC compliance. This certification will enable MBL-Energy to quickly move forward on the design and construction of parking canopies for California public schools and other public works by reducing the permitting approval time from up to one year down to five weeks, potentially saving schools thousands of dollars in energy costs during the process.
External Company Press Release
Aquila Capital enters Finnish wind energy market with 14.4 MW project

Aquila Capital enters Finnish wind energy market with 14.4 MW project

The investment company Aquila Capital is acquiring the "Ykspihlaja" project, an onshore wind park close to the Finnish town of Kokkola. The wind farm has four Nordex N131 turbines with a capacity of 3.6 megawatts each.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 20, 2018
Ameren Microgrid earns PEER gold certification

Ameren Microgrid earns PEER gold certification

Green Business Certification Inc has awarded the Ameren microgrid a PEER Gold certification, the first microgrid in the world to achieve such recognition for performance excellence under PEER v2. PEER, or Performance Excellence in Electricity Renewal, is a certification program that provides a comprehensive framework for defining high-performing power systems.
External Company Press Release
Strategic development agreement for transparent solar glass

Strategic development agreement for transparent solar glass

AGC and Ubiquitous Energy announce strategic development agreement for transparent solar glass. AGC the world's largest producer of flat glass, has entered into a strategic development agreement with Ubiquitous Energy, the leader in transparent solar technology. The collaboration will focus on the development of Ubiquitous Energy's transparent and color neutral solar coating to create windows that produce electricity.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 28, 2018
Siemens and Solarkiosk join forces to power Africa

Siemens and Solarkiosk join forces to power Africa

Both companies agree to join forces to enhance local businesses powered by SOLARKIOSK's clean energy in non-electrified parts of rural Africa.
External Company Press Release
£20m in savings to UK businesses over 10 years of smart grid operation

£20m in savings to UK businesses over 10 years of smart grid operation

An Edinburgh energy company started at a kitchen table is celebrating its birthday, by announcing it has surpassed the £20 million mark in benefits for its customers, over the past 10 years of live smart grid operations.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 27, 2018
Tarraleah hydropower redevelopment powers ahead

Tarraleah hydropower redevelopment powers ahead

On behalf of the Australian Government, the Australian Renewable Energy Agency has announced up to $2.5 million in funding to Hydro Tasmania to complete final feasibility analysis into the proposed redevelopment of the Tarraleah hydropower scheme in the highlands of Tasmania.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 26, 2018
Canada's first all-electric underground mine

Canada's first all-electric underground mine

Borden is set to be Canada's first all-electric underground gold mine, which will be safer for employees and have a smaller environmental footprint.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 25, 2018
European Commission backs Minesto roadmap for commercial breakthrough

European Commission backs Minesto roadmap for commercial breakthrough

The awarded phase 1 grant of €50,000 will be used for a feasibility study of commercial Island Mode (off grid) installations of Minesto's marine energy converter DG100.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 22, 2018
Research project on the use of high altitude wind

Research project on the use of high altitude wind

As a joint project partnership SkySails Power GmbH, EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG, EWE Offshore Service & Solutions GmbH and Leibniz University Hannover are developing and testing a fully automated airborne wind energy system.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 21, 2018
TellCo Europe Nigeria rolls out higher off-grid solar power system

TellCo Europe Nigeria rolls out higher off-grid solar power system

In its effort to ensure a clean, efficient, affordable and reliable energy for businesses and households in Nigeria, TellCo Europe Nigeria has announced its plan to introduce into the Nigerian market, TellCoSol Off-Grid Solar Power System, a Swiss technology that aims to electrify the country without stress.
External Company Press Release
MBL-Energy certification for solar carports at California schools

MBL-Energy certification for solar carports at California schools

MBL-Energy has received the first California Division of State Architects pre-check certification issued under the newly released 2016 CBC compliance. This certification will enable MBL-Energy to quickly move forward on the design and construction of parking canopies for California public schools and other public works by reducing the permitting approval time from up to one year down to five weeks, potentially saving schools thousands of dollars in energy costs during the process.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 20, 2018
Ameren Microgrid earns PEER gold certification

Ameren Microgrid earns PEER gold certification

Green Business Certification Inc has awarded the Ameren microgrid a PEER Gold certification, the first microgrid in the world to achieve such recognition for performance excellence under PEER v2. PEER, or Performance Excellence in Electricity Renewal, is a certification program that provides a comprehensive framework for defining high-performing power systems.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 28, 2018
Zero Genset: $100 Billion Opportunity

Zero Genset: $100 Billion Opportunity

As society and equipment become more mobile and remote from grids, diesel and gas gensets will be bought in larger numbers for a few years yet - possibly peaking at around $30 billion global market size when over 600GW will be deployed. The Zero Genset market will rise to at least $100 billion if it replaces significant grid power.
External Company Press Release
Acquisition of ten operating solar plants in the UK

Acquisition of ten operating solar plants in the UK

Acquisition of ten operating solar plants in the UK with total installed capacity of 46.6MWp. Share purchase agreement signed to acquire a portfolio of ten operating solar plants totalling 46.6MWp located in the UK for a total investment value of £52.9m. All sites have been constructed and all connected to the grid prior to March 2017.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 27, 2018
The Leading Edge Academic Poster Display: Present your work

The Leading Edge Academic Poster Display: Present your work

The Leading Edge Academic Poster Display: Present your work to over 3,500 innovation leaders at the world's biggest event on Emerging Technologies. The IDTechEx Show! USA 2018 is the largest gathering of industry executives involved in R&D, business development and product management, in addition to those seeking to use the technology. Held on November 14 & 15, 2018 in Santa Clara, CA, the event features limited poster space for leading academic research to be displayed to all attendees.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 26, 2018
The Trend Away from Infrastructure for Renewable Energy

The Trend Away from Infrastructure for Renewable Energy

The $1.6 bn Swansea Bay tidal lagoon has been rejected by the UK government.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 25, 2018
Assessing your Patent Landscape: How IDTechEx can help your technology

Assessing your Patent Landscape: How IDTechEx can help your technology

In any emerging technology, the pace of innovation is rapid, sometimes dauntingly so. Patent Analytics is a service that IDTechEx provides utilising our long-standing expertise in a range of emerging technologies to provide clients of our services the answers they need.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 22, 2018
Diesel Genset Sales will Collapse

Diesel Genset Sales will Collapse

Tightening emissions regulations make diesel cars more expensive to make, so it is only a few years before pure electric cars will be cheaper to make. This was predicted ten years ago by IDTechEx to be around 2022 for small cars and that date is now confirmed by several car manufacturers.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jun 21, 2018
Primary Energy: Changing the Rulebook

Primary Energy: Changing the Rulebook

The addressable market for any zero-emission electricity source goes beyond where electricity is used today. It extends to the much bigger potential markets for new uses for electricity and for replacing other forms of power used for cooking, heating and vehicles.
External Company Press Release
enModus appoint Jonathan Couch as VP of Solutions

enModus appoint Jonathan Couch as VP of Solutions

enModus is pleased to announce the appointment of Jonathan Couch as VP of Solutions. Jonathan joins enModus after more than 3 years at IoT smart lighting start-up Gooee.
External Company Press Release
Aquila Capital enters Finnish wind energy market with 14.4 MW project

Aquila Capital enters Finnish wind energy market with 14.4 MW project

The investment company Aquila Capital is acquiring the "Ykspihlaja" project, an onshore wind park close to the Finnish town of Kokkola. The wind farm has four Nordex N131 turbines with a capacity of 3.6 megawatts each.
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