Tesla shares jump, Elon Musk to buy more
Tesla Inc announced offerings of $650 million of common stock and $1,350 million aggregate principal amount of convertible senior notes due in 2024 in concurrent underwritten registered public offerings. Elon Musk, Tesla's CEO, will participate by purchasing $10 million of common stock.
Ellomay Capital Ltd announces financing agreement
Ellomay Capital Ltd, a renewable energy and power generator and developer of renewable energy and power projects in Europe and Israel, announced that Talasol Solar S.L.U., its indirect wholly-owned subsidiary entered into a set of agreements governing the procurement of financing in the aggregate amount of approximately euro 177 million.
Gyrotricity is a UK based energy storage start-up that has been spun out of City University London in partnership with Dynamic Boosting Systems Ltd. IDTechEx spoke to Gyrotricity founder and Chief Technology Officer Professor Keith Pullen in 2018, to learn more about the company's current and future activities.
BioSolar files patent for super battery technology
BioSolar, Inc has announced that it has jointly filed a patent application with the University of California, Santa Barbara.
Novaled files registration statement for IPO
* Goldman Sachs, Deutsche Bank lead underwriters
* To end silent participation of equity investor after closing offering
Novaled files registration statement for initial public offering
Novaled intends to apply to have its ADSs listed on the NASDAQ Global Market or New York Stock Exchange.
Eastman Chemical to buy Solutia for $3.4 billion
Eastman Chemical is buying Solutia Inc, chemicals provider for products from iPads to tires, for about $3.4 billion.
SunEdison leads development of home solar charging systems for Volt
SunEdison, a subsidiary of MEMC Electronic Materials, Inc, has announced that it has joined the Pecan Street Inc smart grid project. As part of its role, SunEdison will be leading development of the advanced home solar photovoltaic charging systems for Chevrolet Volt electric vehicles.
Schindler joins Solar Impulse as a main partner
Schindler, a global elevator and escalator provider, has decided to support Solar Impulse, the zero fuel airplane aiming to fly around the world propelled only by solar energy. Schindler will closely follow and support cutting edge technology in various disciplines.
First night flight ever by a solar plane
For more than 26 hours, André Borschberg expertly piloted the aircraft with its 64 meter wingspan. The plane was up in the air for the whole day, then through the entire night, flying solely on solar energy.
First night flight by a solar plane
The Solar Impulse HB-SIA, with André Borschberg at its controls, has successfully completed the first night flight by a solar plane landing at 09:00 on the 8th July.
Global automotive industry gets US$44 billion boost
Close to US$44 billion in economic stimulus funds and other incentives are being directed at the development of alternative fuel and advance technology vehicles according to a new analysis by the Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu (DTT) Global Manufacturing Industry group.
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