Energy storage including Fuel cells News for March 2015

Energy storage including Fuel cells News Archive

Four UK projects in £80 million boost for greener buses, cars, vans and engines

Four new projects have been awarded £80 million in new investment to develop and manufacture new clean vehicle technology in the UK, through the Advanced Propulsion Centre.

IKEA to expand renewable energy portfolio IKEA to expand renewable energy portfolio

Retailer to utilize fuel cells to generate more onsite clean power at its Emeryville, California, store.

2015 Inaugural ‘Hybrid Energy Innovations’ conference announces four corporate sponsors

Inaugural event seeks to provide a broad perspective on hybrid energy and serve as an ideal networking forum for practitioners in the field.

California Energy Commission approves $21 million in grants for renewable energy innovation and efficiency initiatives.

Funding allocated toward energy storage, biofuel,efficiency and transportation programs.

DNV reports results of 'electricity grid' survey

82 per cent of global industry respondents say electricity system can be 70 per cent renewable by 2050, DNV study shows.

Scottish Government allocates £21 million for community ownership of energy projects

Five renewable energy projects across Scotland will benefit from funding that will help reshape how energy is delivered and used in communities throughout the country.

Solar Frontier, Welspun Renewables sign 100 MW solar module supply agreement

Terms of the deal call for Solar Frontier to supply its proprietary CIS thin-film solar modules, manufactured in Japan, to Welspun Renewables – a leading generator of solar energy in India.

Finalists announced for 2015 Ashden UK and Travel Awards

Annual awards programme is a globally recognised measure of excellence in the field of sustainable energy.

US Energy Department allocates $6 million to accelerate alternative fuel vehicle market growth US Energy Department allocates $6 million to accelerate alternative fuel vehicle market growth

Funding earmarked for 11 projects aimed at improving potential buyers’ experiences with alternative fuel and plug-in electric vehicles.

2015 Ecobuild deemed "the most vibrant to date" 2015 Ecobuild deemed "the most vibrant to date"

Leading green building conference and exhibition draws more than 40,000 visitors.

DECC announcs £3 million funding to boost low carbon heating

Monies will support 74 low-carbon heat UK projects designed to provide more efficient heat to buildings and potentially lower heating bills in local areas.

AFC Energy breakthrough in operation of 101-cell stack trial at German gas facility

UK-based AFC Energy has successfully operated the first 101-cell stack cartridge for its alkaline fuel cell system at an Air Products gas facility in Germany.

KIC InnoEnergy announces results of 80M euro clean energy investment programme

Sustainable energy innovation project support initiative, which recorded 28 newly enrolled high potential project consortia in the space of just one year, has netted 65 new projects since 2013.

AES Corporation acquires Main Street Power

Proven experience in turnkey distributed generation solar projects combined with AES’ operating platforms aims to bring sustainable energy solutions to customers in key markets.