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Energy Game-Changer wanted: Apply for the international innovation prizes for the new energy world today!

January 14, 2021 – The energy industry’s most prestigious international innovation prizes shine a spotlight on pioneering solutions and projects for the new energy world. Market leaders, SMEs, start-ups, and plant and system owners are invited to apply for The smarter E AWARD, the Intersolar AWARD…

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Qatar Investment Authority Invests $125 Million in Fluence to Promote Energy Storage Technology

Fluence intends to use the net proceeds from the financing to further accelerate the development of its product offerings, particularly digital products, and to launch existing products in more markets worldwide.

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U.S. Department of Energy Awards $600,000 to EPRI

The Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) has been selected by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to lead three projects to find innovative, non-battery solutions for large-scale energy storage.

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BYD Receives Major Order to Supply Electric Buses to the Colombian Capital

BYD has received a major order to supply 406 all-electric buses to the Colombian capital Bogota.

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Irish NTA Starts Procurement Process for up to 800 Electric Buses

The Irish National Transport Authority (NTA) has commenced the procurement process for a fleet of double-deck battery electric buses. The contract notice was published this week - expressions of interest required by 12th February 2021.

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Lithium Werks Sells Valence Module Business Unit to Lithion Power Group

Lithium Werks has announced the sale of its Valence™ Module and BMS assets to Lithion Power Group, a vertically integrated manufacturer of cells and rechargeable and non-rechargeable battery packs. The company cites a increase in demand for their other products as a reason for the sale.

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Iberdrola Obtains Favourable EIS for Puertollano PV Plant

Iberdrola has secured a positive Environmental Impact Statement for their Puertollano photovoltaic plant. The plant is set to power Europe’s largest green hydrogen plant for industrial use and is planned to start operation in 2021.

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New Type of Cobalt-free Cathode Promises to Improve Energy Density of Lithium-ion Batteries

Researchers at Oak Ridge National Laboratory have developed a new class of cobalt-free cathodes that show promise for use in lithium-ion batteries for electric vehicles.

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AMMP Technologies Announces Partnership With ACCURE Battery Intelligence

Dutch software provider AMMP Technologies announced that it is partnering with ACCURE, the leading software platform for battery health analytics.

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Costa Rican Textile Company to Produce Climate-Friendly With Battery Storage Systems from Rolls Royce

Proquinal has successfully commissioned the largest integrated energy system in Costa Rice with technology provided by Rolls Royce. The commission includes solar installations and battery storage at their production site.

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Falck Wins 7.5 MW of Storage Power in Terna Auction

Italian renewables company Falck Renewables S.p.A. has won 7.5 MW of energy storage power in an auction for the procurement of Fast Reserve, the ultra-fast frequency regulation service that allows the participation of batteries in the dispatching services market.

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Several Companies Sign Collaboration Agreement H2Accelerate for Zero Emission Hydrogen Trucking at Mass-Market Scale

Daimler Truck AG, IVECO, OMV, Shell, and the Volvo Group have signed the collaboration agreement H2Accelerate (H2A), under which they will work together to help create the conditions for the mass-market roll-out of hydrogen trucks in Europe.

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Amazon Becomes World’s Largest Corporate Purchaser of Renewable Energy

Amazon announced 26 new utility-scale wind and solar energy projects with 3.4 GW of electricity production capacity. These new projects will make Amazon the largest-ever corporate purchaser of renewable energy.

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Britishvolt Selectes Blyth as the Site of its First Battery Gigaplant

Britishvolt has selected a site in the North East of England to build the UK’s first battery gigaplant. Total investment for Britishvolt’s gigaplant is £2.6bn making it one of the largest-ever industrial investments in the UK.

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All-Weather Battery Storage for Private and Commercial Applications: BlueSky Energy Introduces “Vigos”

Distributed and remote power systems have enormous potential to provide service around the world and even in remote areas. Particularly in remote areas, a reliable, durable and safe product is essential, as service is not available “right around the corner”.

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Azelio Wins First Commercial Order from Dubai

Swedish company Azelio has won a first commercial order for its long-duration energy storage TES.POD®. The unit will be part of a system powering a visitor center in the fourth phase of the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Complex.

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Alfen Selected as Supplier for British Gas‘ Integrated EV Smart Charging

Alfen and British Gas, the UK’s largest energy supplier, have signed a 3-year framework agreement. Alfen will supply EV chargers for its own business and British Gas‘ parent company Centrica.

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RWE joins European Hydrogen Project NortH2

RWE annouced that it has joined NortH2 , a consortium of companies intended for the development of a centre for green hydrogen for north-western Europe based in the Netherlands.

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Stem to Combine with Star Peak Creating First Public Pure Play Smart Energy Storage Company

Stem Inc. and Star Peak Energy Transition Corp. announced a definitive agreement for a business combination that will result in Stem becoming a public company.

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Fraunhofer Develops Electronic Disconnect Device to Safeguard Self-Driving Vehicles

Fraunhofer, together with partners developed an electronic disconnect device that is able to isolate and safeguard against failure of onboard systems in e-vehicles. This module has already been successfully tested in a BMW i3.

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One of the World’s Largest Battery Projects Gets Go Ahead From Government in Essex

InterGen has been granted consent by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) to deliver one of the world’s largest battery storage project on the banks of the Thames in Essex.

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Efficient Integration of Electric Buses: PSI Transcom and The Mobility House Implement VDV 463

The Mobility House and PSI Transcom are working together on a digital interface to advance the electrification of bus fleets.

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Green-Y Energy and SBTC Launch Pilot Project Using Compressed Air to Store Electricity

German energy storage Startup Green-Y Energy AG and the Swiss Battery Technology Center (SBTC) have launched a pilot project.

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ENGIE Inaugurates Singapore Research Project to Make Net Zero Carbon Happen

ENGIE, in partnership with Nanyang Technological University and Schneider Electric inaugurates a Sustainable Power for Offgrid REgions platform on an island off the coast of Singapore.

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FREYR signs MoU with Scatec for Supply of Battery Cells for Cost-Optimized Energy Storage Systems

FREYR and Scatec ASA have signed an MoU for future supply of low-cost battery cells with high energy density for the use in cost-optimized energy storage systems combined with solar deployment.

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