Design for world's most powerful tidal turbine
Orbital Marine Power has revealed the designs of its upcoming commercial production tidal turbine, the Orbital O2 2MW, which is targeted to be deployed at the European Marine Energy Centre in Orkney in 2020.
Quantum dots: overview of 25 companies
In this presentation, we provide an update on various companies active in the quantum dot (QD) business.
A report from Solar & Storage Live 2018
Solar & Storage Live is one of the UK renewable energy industry's premier annual events and is attended by a range of technology developers and policy makers with an interest in the solar & storage market, both in the UK and internationally.
Verdant Power secures $6 million funding for tidal power system
Verdant Power has received $6 million in funding for the next phase of its program to advance the development of the Company's tidal power system in New York.
Inergys are a French start-up company developing small wind turbines for urban applications.
LifeSignals announces FDA Clearance
LifeSignals received FDA clearance for its wireless LP1100 Life Signal Patch for enabling the next generation of wearable, healthcare monitoring devices.
ChromoGenics was founded in 2003, spun out from Uppsala University of Sweden, and is a provider of a unique, highly flexible electrochromic films with exiting applications in BIPV and transport.
Out of the lab and into a plane: Materials making aircraft lighter
In the aerospace sector reducing the weight is one of the greatest constant priorities. Due to the high technical requirements, economic and legislative drivers, and relatively deep pockets, aerospace is often the first significant adopter of emerging lightweight materials. This article highlights some of these materials at different stages of technology readiness and suggests what their initial application will be.
ScottCare Cardiovascular Solution
IDTechEx interviewed Snehraj Merchant, VP of Engineering at ScottCare. They are involved in cardiopulmonary rehabilitation, diagnosis and associated data integration and services, including a skin patch product for mobile cardiac telemetry.
£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.
Stationary batteries go with the flow
RFBs have the potential to become a mainstream technology that will compete directly with lithium-ion and sodium-sulphur, currently the two leading chemistries in the stationary storage market.
Nightingale is an aerial robotics security company which develops a solution composed of a drone, a base station, and a mission control software to do the patrolling tasks for large facilities and areas. It transmits live video for an operator to use.
Kinestral is a provider of an exciting second-generation of electrochromic films with high performance and promise for residential and commercial building applications.
Another record financial year for Midsummer
Midsummer, developer and supplier of advanced solar energy technology solutions for the production and installation of light weight thin film solar panels, announced its financial results for 2017.
Metal Matrix Composites (MMC): finally reaching the top of wish lists
Metal Matrix Composites (MMCs) have been known and explored for a very long time, but new innovations and an increased demand for high-performance lightweight materials means that they are finally ready to make it beyond their previous false starts.