17 Sep 2021
Kaluza and Flexitricity Offer Combination of Smart Storage Devices
In order to meet net-zero by 2050, the UK will need to electrify much of the economy and increase the volume of renewable energy on the system. Creating more dynamic demand and the appropriate reward mechanisms are essential components for a resilient and affordable transition.
15 Mar 2021
IBM Uses AI to Speed up Antibiotic Design, and it Works
Antibiotic resistance is no joke. It's a huge threat to human health — even more so during the raging pandemic. We need new antibiotics, and we need them fast.
7 Oct 2020
World First Hydrogen-Electric Passenger Plane Flight
ZeroAvia has completed the world first hydrogen fuel cell powered flight of a commercial-grade aircraft. ZeroAvia's achievement is the first step to realising the transformational possibilities of moving from fossil fuels to zero-emission hydrogen as the primary energy source for commercial aviation.
29 Jun 2020
ZeroAvia Conducts UK's First Commercial-Scale Electric Flight
ZeroAvia conducted the first ever electric-powered flight of a commercial-scale aircraft carried out in the UK. The test flight is a significant milestone both for the UK's net zero and green aviation ambitions, and for ZeroAvia on the journey to demonstrating long-distance zero emission flights in large aircraft.
1 Apr 2020
FreeWire Technologies develops mobile energy storage systems for electric vehicle charging and power applications.
1 Oct 2019
VARTA Microbattery presents new Lithium-Ion cell
CoinPower CP1240 ensures performance with increasingly high-compact medical products and wearables. The VARTA Microbattery CoinPower range offers the highest energy density on the Lithium-Ion cell market.
1 Oct 2019
Hybrid battery charges within 20 seconds
An incredible high-performance battery technology has been developed by a little-known company from Singapore.
10 Sep 2019
VARTA sponsors energy storage system for tiny house at Solar Decathlon
Developing sustainable and energy-efficient houses is one of the major goals of the energy transition in the building sector. Participants in the Solar Decathlon Europe international student competition have now implemented this in the construction of a tiny house, and received several awards for it.
3 Sep 2019
CoinPower brings energy to digital medicine and fitness
How people deal with their own health is changing dramatically. What was previously discussed in a personal conversation with a doctor is increasingly shifting to "indirect" contact, for example via telemedicine. At the same time, more and more people are relying on wearables to independently monitor their medical parameters.
23 Jul 2019
50 years on since the moon landing - VARTA batteries were on board
50 years on since the first moon landing, VARTA too is marking an anniversary: batteries from Ellwangen-based battery manufacturer VARTA were on board with the crew. Photos of the first moon landing 50 years ago were captured using a camera equipped with VARTA batteries.
2 Jul 2019
VARTA hires Bengt Stahlschmidt as new General Manager Energy Storage
VARTA enhances its expertise in energy storage with the hiring of Bengt Stahlschmidt as new General Manager Energy Storage Systems.
21 Mar 2019
Novel nanomaterial promises improvements in batteries and more
imec, a world-leading research and innovation hub in nanoelectronics, energy, and digital technologies and KU Leuven, both partners in EnergyVille, present a novel nanomesh material that could mean a breakthrough in a variety of sustainable-application sectors.
21 Mar 2019
Milestone for next-gen solid-state batteries to power EVs
Imec and partner in EnergyVille, has fabricated an innovative type of solid-state Li-ion battery achieving an energy density of 200 Wh/liter at a charging speed of 0.5C (2 hours).
18 Dec 2018
Dr Na Jiao reports on her findings from the IDTechEx Show! USA 2018.
18 Oct 2018
Fuel cells make a comeback in electric vehicles
This coming November 14-15 at the Santa Clara Convention Center, leading players in the battery and energy storage industry will compete to capture the audience's attention over what technology is set to dominate in the coming decade.
15 Oct 2018
Off grid hydrogen fuel cell for the construction industry
This new technology will be used to provide silent, zero emission power.
10 Oct 2018
Rolls-Royce expands its position in the microgrid market
Rolls-Royce is investing in Qinous GmbH, a global provider of innovative energy storage and control systems, and adding turnkey microgrids to the portfolio.