Germany to build electric highway

Energy Generation

Germany to build electric highway

Germany's Hesse plans to build a new eHighway which will supply power for the electric drive of hybrid trucks along a 10km stretch of autobahn.

Integrating solar and wind power: An IT and OT challenge

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Integrating solar and wind power: An IT and OT challenge

How are wind and solar power integrators managing the collection of real-time data? Engerati asks Advantech to explain its solution.

UK universities to transform India’s villages into solar power stations

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UK universities to transform India’s villages into solar power stations

Swansea University in the UK will be leading a project that aims to convert India’s villages into solar power stations.

UK’s “best value” off shore wind farm project gets green light

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UK’s “best value” off shore wind farm project gets green light

UK’s Energy Secretary has given Scottish Power Renewables the go-ahead to plan a 1.2GW “next generation” offshore wind farm.

Malta-Europe’s link to Africa's solar energy

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Malta-Europe’s link to Africa's solar energy

Malta is about to become the recipient of 250MW solar energy from a Tunisia-based solar project, called Tu-Nur.

Microgrids – moving towards large scale commercial deployment

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Microgrids – moving towards large scale commercial deployment

The falling costs of renewables and energy storage are making microgrids more commercially attractive.

Stratford-Upon-Avon’s community solar battery farm to create local opportunities

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Stratford-Upon-Avon’s community solar battery farm to create local opportunities

Community energy supplier Mongoose Energy has secured finance for what it claims is the UK’s biggest community energy project.

Residential battery storage gets tax break

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Residential battery storage gets tax break

The UK government has agreed to a tax break for residential battery storage systems but systems must be installed with solar panels.

A new accelerator programme to disrupt the global energy market

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A new accelerator programme to disrupt the global energy market

The programme is inviting startups from around the world to pitch ideas on better energy use, energy independence, digitisation and analytics.

The blockchain renewables crowdfunding phenomenon

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The blockchain renewables crowdfunding phenomenon

Five blockchain based crowdfunding initiatives are under development in the energy sector.

UK university receives €6.7m to research energy storage

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UK university receives €6.7m to research energy storage

A university in Northern Ireland is leading a project which will research the development of consumer-owned energy storage resources.