Renewable Energy

World’s first commercialised hydrogen fuel cell powers drones for humanitarian missions

Doosan Mobility Innovation (DMI) is delivering humanitarian relief to remote locations using drones powered by energy-dense hydrogen fuel cells. With two hours of flight time, the drones have transported masks and emergency supplies between US Virgin Islands and have delivered medical AEDs to the…

🕘 19/01/2021

New control technology will help heavy-duty vehicles go ‘fossil free'

Libertine, the creator of Smart Engine technology for hybrid electric vehicles and distributed power generation, has demonstrated technology that could help leading truck manufacturers to fulfil pledges to make all heavy-duty vehicles fossil free by 2040. Tests conducted late last year established…

🕘 13/01/2021

Manufacturers more open to innovation because of Covid-19, as Made Smarter Technology Accelerator announces industry partners

New research commissioned by Digital Catapult and the Made Smarter Technology Accelerator reveals that COVID-19 could prove to be a turning point when it comes to UK manufacturers implementing advanced technologies such as artificial intelligence, blockchain, the internet of things or 5G, with 77%…

🕘 06/01/2021

2021 predictions for UK entrepreneurs & SMEs

Mark Supperstone, Managing Partner at ReSolve, a restructuring and investment practice, on how he believes 2021 will pan out for the UK’s entrepreneurs and SMEs: • Further Government assistance for employers. Whilst the furlough scheme was previously slated to end in March, the Chancellor has…

🕘 05/01/2021

LevelTen Energy Announces New RE-Store Energy Agreement, Paving the Way for More Utility-Scale Storage Development

LevelTen Energy has just announced its RE-Store Energy Agreement, an innovative financial contract that enables corporations and Load-Serving Entities easier access to the economic and risk-reducing benefits of energy storage projects. The agreement, developed in collaboration with EnergyGPS, opens…

🕘 17/12/2020

Nexans has been awarded six contracts for solar farm projects by Biosar Australia

Australia has been enjoying a boom period in its solar power market which could see its solar power capacity almost doubling to over 12GW. Nexans is playing a key role in this growth by supplying specialized power cables for Australia’s solar farms and has just been awarded contracts for six…

🕘 09/12/2020

Electric vehicle registrations surpass National Grid’s System Transformation projections

Data published by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) showed that by October more than 75,000 battery electric vehicles (BEVs) had been registered over 2020, representing more than the total BEV registrations for 2018 and 2019 combined. Further analysis into these figures by…

🕘 20/11/2020

Prime Vision commits to a better future

Computer vision company, Prime Vision, is proud to confirm it has adopted ISO 26000 to demonstrate its strong commitment to corporate social responsibility. This international standard provides guidelines for companies and organisations to operate ethically, transparently and in a way that…

🕘 28/10/2020

The world’s first hydrogen-powered double decker bus arrives in Aberdeen

The world’s first hydrogen-powered double decker bus was revealed in Aberdeen which showcases the city as a trailblazer in hydrogen technologies. The arrival of the first of the zero-emission buses underlines the city’s role as the energy capital of Europe and shows its commitment to…

🕘 12/10/2020

EIT InnoEnergy research reveals positive outlook for energy innovation, but more action needed

Research launched by EIT InnoEnergy , the world’s largest sustainable energy accelerator, ahead of its online TBB.Connect event, reveals that despite the impact of COVID-19, 75% of energy players are positive about the adoption of sustainable energy technology by industrial sector in the next…

🕘 06/10/2020