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Solar microgrid system for Nigeria Ministry of Power

Solar microgrid system for Nigeria Ministry of Power

External Company Press Release
Falling Renewable Power Costs Open Door to Greater Climate Ambition

Falling Renewable Power Costs Open Door to Greater Climate Ambition

Renewable power is the cheapest source of electricity in many parts of the world already today, the latest report from the International Renewable Energy Agency shows.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 30, 2019
Wind Industry creates Africa Task Force to speed up development

Wind Industry creates Africa Task Force to speed up development

The Global Wind Industry Council has set up a new Task Force to speed up and facilitate the development of wind energy in Africa.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 30, 2019
Audi opens battery storage unit in Berlin

Audi opens battery storage unit in Berlin

The storage unit has a capacity of 1.9 MWh and uses used lithium-ion batteries from development vehicles to test various interaction scenarios between electric cars and the power grid. The objective: Intelligent networking to promote the energy transition.
External Company Press Release
Highview Power to bring giga-scale cryogenic energy storage to Chile

Highview Power to bring giga-scale cryogenic energy storage to Chile

Highview Power's expansion into Chile comes at a crucial time for the country as growing energy demand, high electricity costs, and changing consumption patterns require energy solutions that are clean, reliable and cost-efficient while supporting the nation's grid, providing critical backup power during power outages and natural disasters and solving problems for key industries, like mining.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 30, 2019
Selenium improves thin film solar cells

Selenium improves thin film solar cells

The rows of blue solar panels that dot landscapes and rooftops are typically made out of crystalline silicon, the workhorse semiconductor found in virtually every electronic device.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 29, 2019
Fuel cell forklifts powered with solar hydrogen energy

Fuel cell forklifts powered with solar hydrogen energy

The Toshiba ESS "H2PLAZA," produces and supplies hydrogen with renewable energy for fuel-cell forklifts and is now supplying hydrogen at Toyota.
External Company Press Release
TRENDE, Toyota , UTokyo experiment next-gen electricity system

TRENDE, Toyota , UTokyo experiment next-gen electricity system

TRENDE Inc, Toyota Motor Corporation and the University of Tokyo will conduct a joint experiment with a next-generation peer-to-peer electricity system that enables homes, businesses, and electric vehicles connected to the electricity grid to trade electricity using a blockchain.
External Company Press Release
ORE Catapult highlights need for more data experts in offshore wind

ORE Catapult highlights need for more data experts in offshore wind

New research is highlighting the advantages to the UK offshore wind sector of investing in in-house data expertise to realise the benefits of the fourth industrial revolution.
External Company Press Release
James Clark Technologies to deliver the commercial HERU by 2020

James Clark Technologies to deliver the commercial HERU by 2020

UK greentech innovation, HERU, which uses resources such as uneaten food, single use plastics, nappies and coffee cups as fuel to heat water within commercial and domestic properties, has taken a major step to market with its first licence agreement.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 28, 2019
Heliatek solar films for Samsung

Heliatek solar films for Samsung

Heliatek has successfully completed its first installation project in the Republic of Korea on the roof of a "gangway" between two large office buildings of Samsung Electronics innovation campus in Suwon City near Seoul.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 27, 2019
Producing electricity at estuaries using light and osmosis

Producing electricity at estuaries using light and osmosis

Researchers are working on a technology to exploit osmotic energy - a source of power that's naturally available at estuaries, where fresh water comes into contact with seawater.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 27, 2019
The effects of air pollution

The effects of air pollution

The American College of Chest Physicians has published a new and comprehensive study of the effects of air pollution.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 24, 2019
Engineered bacteria could be missing link in energy storage

Engineered bacteria could be missing link in energy storage

One of the big issues with sustainable energy systems is how to store electricity that's generated from wind, solar and waves. At present, no existing technology provides large-scale storage and energy retrieval for sustainable energy at a low financial and environmental cost.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 24, 2019
Quantum dots enhance stability of solar-harvesting perovskite crystals

Quantum dots enhance stability of solar-harvesting perovskite crystals

Researchers have combined two emerging technologies for next-generation solar power — and discovered that each one helps stabilize the other. The resulting hybrid material is a major step toward reducing the cost of solar power while multiplying the ways it can be used.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 23, 2019
Deployment of grid-scale flow batteries in Africa

Deployment of grid-scale flow batteries in Africa

Power Africa works with African governments and coordinates the efforts of 12 U.S. government agencies, 18 bilateral and multilateral partners, and nearly 150 private companies to remove barriers that impede energy development in sub-Saharan Africa. It was launched in 2013 with the goal of increasing access and availability of electric power throughout sub-Saharan Africa - where two out of three residents lack this basic service.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 22, 2019
65 MW solar plant for Malaysia

65 MW solar plant for Malaysia

Scatec Solar and partners have grid connected its second solar power plant in Malaysia, the 65 MW (DC) Jasin plant. This plant is the second of three 65 MW solar plants under completion.
External Company Press Release
MPC Capital expands its Caribbean renewables platform into Barbados

MPC Capital expands its Caribbean renewables platform into Barbados

MPC Capital announced the further expansion of its development and investment activities in the Caribbean and Central American region. The company, which is already active in Jamaica, Costa Rica, Panama, Trinidad & Tobago and Colombia, has now entered the renewable energy market in Barbados.
External Company Press Release
NSG Group, Ubiquitous Energy to develop transparent solar windows

NSG Group, Ubiquitous Energy to develop transparent solar windows

The ongoing joint development work targets the development, manufacture, and integration of Ubiquitous Energy's ClearView Power technology into architectural window glass that has the potential to produce solar electricity for buildings.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 21, 2019
Homemade energy gets boost to go mainstream

Homemade energy gets boost to go mainstream

New rules and initiatives to support communities wanting to produce their own renewable energy could help ordinary people play a key role in the European Union's transition to clean energy. These moves, which include new EU legislation and the rollout of so-called living labs around Europe, look set to bolster people's growing push to get involved in producing clean energy.
External Company Press Release
Falling Renewable Power Costs Open Door to Greater Climate Ambition

Falling Renewable Power Costs Open Door to Greater Climate Ambition

Renewable power is the cheapest source of electricity in many parts of the world already today, the latest report from the International Renewable Energy Agency shows.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 30, 2019
Audi opens battery storage unit in Berlin

Audi opens battery storage unit in Berlin

The storage unit has a capacity of 1.9 MWh and uses used lithium-ion batteries from development vehicles to test various interaction scenarios between electric cars and the power grid. The objective: Intelligent networking to promote the energy transition.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 30, 2019
Selenium improves thin film solar cells

Selenium improves thin film solar cells

The rows of blue solar panels that dot landscapes and rooftops are typically made out of crystalline silicon, the workhorse semiconductor found in virtually every electronic device.
External Company Press Release
TRENDE, Toyota , UTokyo experiment next-gen electricity system

TRENDE, Toyota , UTokyo experiment next-gen electricity system

TRENDE Inc, Toyota Motor Corporation and the University of Tokyo will conduct a joint experiment with a next-generation peer-to-peer electricity system that enables homes, businesses, and electric vehicles connected to the electricity grid to trade electricity using a blockchain.
External Company Press Release
James Clark Technologies to deliver the commercial HERU by 2020

James Clark Technologies to deliver the commercial HERU by 2020

UK greentech innovation, HERU, which uses resources such as uneaten food, single use plastics, nappies and coffee cups as fuel to heat water within commercial and domestic properties, has taken a major step to market with its first licence agreement.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 27, 2019
Producing electricity at estuaries using light and osmosis

Producing electricity at estuaries using light and osmosis

Researchers are working on a technology to exploit osmotic energy - a source of power that's naturally available at estuaries, where fresh water comes into contact with seawater.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 24, 2019
Engineered bacteria could be missing link in energy storage

Engineered bacteria could be missing link in energy storage

One of the big issues with sustainable energy systems is how to store electricity that's generated from wind, solar and waves. At present, no existing technology provides large-scale storage and energy retrieval for sustainable energy at a low financial and environmental cost.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 23, 2019
Deployment of grid-scale flow batteries in Africa

Deployment of grid-scale flow batteries in Africa

Power Africa works with African governments and coordinates the efforts of 12 U.S. government agencies, 18 bilateral and multilateral partners, and nearly 150 private companies to remove barriers that impede energy development in sub-Saharan Africa. It was launched in 2013 with the goal of increasing access and availability of electric power throughout sub-Saharan Africa - where two out of three residents lack this basic service.
External Company Press Release
MPC Capital expands its Caribbean renewables platform into Barbados

MPC Capital expands its Caribbean renewables platform into Barbados

MPC Capital announced the further expansion of its development and investment activities in the Caribbean and Central American region. The company, which is already active in Jamaica, Costa Rica, Panama, Trinidad & Tobago and Colombia, has now entered the renewable energy market in Barbados.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 21, 2019
Homemade energy gets boost to go mainstream

Homemade energy gets boost to go mainstream

New rules and initiatives to support communities wanting to produce their own renewable energy could help ordinary people play a key role in the European Union's transition to clean energy. These moves, which include new EU legislation and the rollout of so-called living labs around Europe, look set to bolster people's growing push to get involved in producing clean energy.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 30, 2019
Wind Industry creates Africa Task Force to speed up development

Wind Industry creates Africa Task Force to speed up development

The Global Wind Industry Council has set up a new Task Force to speed up and facilitate the development of wind energy in Africa.
External Company Press Release
Highview Power to bring giga-scale cryogenic energy storage to Chile

Highview Power to bring giga-scale cryogenic energy storage to Chile

Highview Power's expansion into Chile comes at a crucial time for the country as growing energy demand, high electricity costs, and changing consumption patterns require energy solutions that are clean, reliable and cost-efficient while supporting the nation's grid, providing critical backup power during power outages and natural disasters and solving problems for key industries, like mining.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 29, 2019
Fuel cell forklifts powered with solar hydrogen energy

Fuel cell forklifts powered with solar hydrogen energy

The Toshiba ESS "H2PLAZA," produces and supplies hydrogen with renewable energy for fuel-cell forklifts and is now supplying hydrogen at Toyota.
External Company Press Release
ORE Catapult highlights need for more data experts in offshore wind

ORE Catapult highlights need for more data experts in offshore wind

New research is highlighting the advantages to the UK offshore wind sector of investing in in-house data expertise to realise the benefits of the fourth industrial revolution.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 28, 2019
Heliatek solar films for Samsung

Heliatek solar films for Samsung

Heliatek has successfully completed its first installation project in the Republic of Korea on the roof of a "gangway" between two large office buildings of Samsung Electronics innovation campus in Suwon City near Seoul.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 27, 2019
The effects of air pollution

The effects of air pollution

The American College of Chest Physicians has published a new and comprehensive study of the effects of air pollution.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 24, 2019
Quantum dots enhance stability of solar-harvesting perovskite crystals

Quantum dots enhance stability of solar-harvesting perovskite crystals

Researchers have combined two emerging technologies for next-generation solar power — and discovered that each one helps stabilize the other. The resulting hybrid material is a major step toward reducing the cost of solar power while multiplying the ways it can be used.
Off Grid Energy Independence
May 22, 2019
65 MW solar plant for Malaysia

65 MW solar plant for Malaysia

Scatec Solar and partners have grid connected its second solar power plant in Malaysia, the 65 MW (DC) Jasin plant. This plant is the second of three 65 MW solar plants under completion.
External Company Press Release
NSG Group, Ubiquitous Energy to develop transparent solar windows

NSG Group, Ubiquitous Energy to develop transparent solar windows

The ongoing joint development work targets the development, manufacture, and integration of Ubiquitous Energy's ClearView Power technology into architectural window glass that has the potential to produce solar electricity for buildings.
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