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IIASA-led study proposes Underground Gravity Energy Storage as long-term energy storage solution for renewables

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Renewable energy sources are central to the energy transition toward a more sustainable future. However, because sunshine and wind are inherently variable and inconsistent, finding ways to store energy in an accessible and efficient way is crucial. Energies.

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LiNa Energy successfully demonstrates Na-ion technology for battery energy storage systems

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Solid-state sodium-ion battery company LiNa Energy ( earlier post ) successfully completed an independent demonstration of its lithium-free sodium batteries for energy storage systems with commercial partner ion Ventures.

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Distributing renewable energy into the power grid

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The iPLUG project is developing power electronics solutions to integrate renewable energy and energy storage systems in to the distribution grid. The post Distributing renewable energy into the power grid appeared first on Innovation News Network. Energy Renewable Energy

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Revel, Fermata Energy, NineDot Energy launch first V2G system on NYC’s grid

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Revel, NineDot Energy and Fermata Energy announced that the first Vehicle to Grid (V2G) program connected to NYC’s grid is now live at Revel’s Red Hook, Brooklyn warehouse. The V2G system uses three Fermata Energy bidirectional chargers operating on a cloud-based platform.

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How nuclear energy can establish the hydrogen economy

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The Nuclear Energy Agency outline the potential of nuclear energy in developing the hydrogen economy globally. The post How nuclear energy can establish the hydrogen economy appeared first on Innovation News Network.

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Is Rooftop Solar Just Like Energy Efficiency?

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More expensive, less well timed, grid-intensive energy efficiency. Here in California, rooftop solar has been in the news quite a bit lately, as net energy metering and other … Continue Reading Is Rooftop Solar Just Like Energy Efficiency? Sort of.

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DOE to award $200M for Energy Earthshot Research Centers in support of the Energy Earthshots

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The US Department of Energy (DOE) announced $200 million for Energy Earthshot Research Centers (EERCs). This funding, provided by the Office of Science, will support fundamental research to accelerate breakthroughs in support of the Energy Earthshots Initiative. Six Energy Earthshots have been announced so far: Hydrogen Shot, Long Duration Storage Shot, Carbon Negative Shot, Enhanced Geothermal Shot, Floating Offshore Wind Shot, and Industrial Heat Shot.

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AW-Energy entering green hydrogen market with wave energy device

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AW-Energy Oy is entering the commercial hydrogen market by introducing a combined WaveRoller and HydrogenHub process for the production of green hydrogen. In AW-Energy’s concept, wave energy complements solar power production to enable large-scale green hydrogen.

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Abandoned mines could soon become energy storage hubs

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A new IIASA-led project will transform decommissioned abandoned mines into long-term energy storage solutions. The post Abandoned mines could soon become energy storage hubs appeared first on Innovation News Network. Energy Energy Storage Renewable Energy

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Nikola launches HYLA brand for its energy products

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Nikola Corporation has created a new global brand, HYLA, to encompass the company’s energy products for producing, distributing and dispensing hydrogen to fuel its zero-emissions trucks. The HYLA brand represents Nikola’s hydrogen-focused energy business by supporting our fuel cell electric vehicles and those of other OEMs.

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Accelerating energy storage deployment and development

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Learn about the European Association for Storage of Energy's efforts to accelerate the transition to a decarbonised energy system. The post Accelerating energy storage deployment and development appeared first on Innovation News Network.

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The Value of Energy Security

Energy Institute at HAAS

After incredulously watching Russian military shoot at Europe’s largest nuclear facility, which supplies 20% of Ukraine’s electricity, I am having a hard time concentrating on anything like writing a blog … Continue Reading The Value of Energy Security

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Reconstructing Ukraine’s energy sector

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The European Commission and renewables associations unite to help reconstruct Ukraine’s energy sector with renewables at its core. The Russian invasion of Ukraine has revealed the weaknesses of Europe’s energy system and its over-reliance on Russian fossil imports.

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Galvanic Energy receives prestigious Vanguard Award

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The Vanguard Award was given in light of Galvanic’s commitments to environmental stewardship, including EV and energy storage. The post Galvanic Energy receives prestigious Vanguard Award appeared first on Innovation News Network.

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Autel Energy showcasing ZeroLabs electric 1969 Bronco at CES

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EV charging manufacturer Autel Energy will showcase a $350,000 electrified classic 1969 Ford Bronco in its booth at CES. At CES, Autel Energy will highlight a suite of EV charging solutions designed to advance the transition to e-mobility.

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Ocean energy can makes waves in the renewable energy sector

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Discover why ocean energy is well-placed to be as successful as wind and solar in Europe’s renewables market. The post Ocean energy can makes waves in the renewable energy sector appeared first on Innovation News Network.

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Global energy and climate leaders: Strengthening clean energy technology

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The International Energy Agency is co-hosting a meeting this week – 12 to 13 July 2022 – at the Sydney Energy Forum, to discuss strengthening clean energy technology supply chains with global energy and climate leaders.

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The Electric Sector in the Massachusetts Clean Energy & Climate Plan

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This blog covers strategies outlined in Massachusetts’ final Clean Energy and Climate Plan (CECP) to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the electric power sector. Renewable energy Energy policy & advocacy Massachusetts Electricity and the grid Green municipal aggregation

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Market Integration and Renewable Energy

Energy Institute at HAAS

That’s 20% of all the installed … Continue Reading Market Integration and Renewable Energy. New research explores the economic benefits of recent transmission investments in Chile. Total installed solar capacity in Chile now exceeds a whopping 4.4

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Buildings in the Massachusetts Clean Energy & Climate Plan

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This blog covers strategies outlined in Massachusetts’ final Clean Energy and Climate Plan (CECP) to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the buildings sector. Energy policy & advocacy Massachusetts Energy efficiency Home heating

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Argentina Lithium & Energy: Driving lithium development in Argentina

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Argentina Lithium & Energy Corp. The post Argentina Lithium & Energy: Driving lithium development in Argentina appeared first on Innovation News Network. Energy Contributor Profile Lithium Supply PP Argentina Lithium & Energy The Innovation Platform Issue 13

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15+ global automotive brands testing StoreDot extreme fast charging high energy battery cells

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StoreDot, a developer of extreme fast charging high energy batteries for electric vehicles, announced that its XFC batteries and systems are now being tested by more than 15 global automotive brand manufacturers, and that it has additional potential manufacturing partnerships in the pipeline for this year.

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New project utilises biomass for affordable energy 

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Aston University scientists are to start a project to use biomass from Indonesia’s unwanted rice straw for low-cost, commercial-scale energy. The post New project utilises biomass for affordable energy appeared first on Innovation News Network. Energy Green Energy

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Advancing fusion energy technologies in the UK

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Professor Kate Royse explains how UK organisations are collaborating to accelerate fusion energy technologies. The post Advancing fusion energy technologies in the UK appeared first on Innovation News Network. Energy Green Energy Nuclear Energy The Innovation Platform Issue 11

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Testing of unblended Talnode-Si silicon anode material shows ~5x energy capacity of graphite-only anodes

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Battery anode and materials company Talga Group reported that recent testing by a global Tier-1 EV manufacturer of unblended Talnode-Si—demonstrated ~5x the energy capacity of graphite-only commercial anodes (1,800mAh/g vs 360mAh/g).

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Energy Vault to provide 1.6 GWh of gravity energy storage to support DG Fuels SAF projects

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Energy Vault, a company developing grid-scale gravity energy storage solutions, has entered into an energy storage system agreement with DG Fuels, a developer of renewable hydrogen and biogenic-based, synthetic sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) and diesel fuel.

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Landmark fusion energy results spark the nuclear revolution

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A fusion energy experiment has released more energy than it takes to initiate – a development that will revolutionise sustainable energy. The post Landmark fusion energy results spark the nuclear revolution appeared first on Innovation News Network. Energy Nuclear Energy

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UK Energy Demand Observatory and Laboratory receives £8m funding

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project will pioneer an Energy Demand Observatory and Laboratory (EDOL) in the UK to help achieve net zero carbon emissions. The post UK Energy Demand Observatory and Laboratory receives £8m funding appeared first on Innovation News Network. Energy Green EnergyAn £8.7m

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Siemens Energy secures 50 MW electrolyzer order from European Energy for first large-scale eMethanol project

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European Energy , a Danish developer and operator of green energy projects, has ordered a 50 MW electrolyzer from Siemens Energy for use in developing the first large-scale commercial e-Methanol production facility. —Knud Erik Andersen, CEO of European Energy.

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StoreDot Extreme Fast Charging battery performance validated by Shmuel De-Leon Energy

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StoreDot , a developer of extreme fast charging (XFC) batteries for electric vehicles ( earlier post ), announced that independent battery lab Shmuel De-Leon Energy (SDLE) successfully validated the performance of the StoreDot technology.

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Exploring the pros and cons of nuclear energy

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Researchers at the University of Oklahoma’s Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis discuss evolving public perspectives on the future of nuclear energy in the US. The post Exploring the pros and cons of nuclear energy appeared first on Innovation News Network.

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GM secures all energy needed to achieve renewable energy goal for 2025; 25 years ahead of target set in 2016

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General Motors has finalized energy sourcing agreements required to secure 100% of the energy needed to power all its US facilities by 2025. Sourcing renewable energy is a critical component of GM’s plans to decarbonize. The company’s renewable energy strategy is rooted in four pillars: Increasing Energy Efficiency: GM’s energy goals begin with reducing energy consumption by improving energy efficiency.

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KTH collaboration aims to overcome fusion energy challenges

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The KTH Royal Institute of Technology is collaborating to innovate solutions to the challenges stopping fusion energy commercialisation. The post KTH collaboration aims to overcome fusion energy challenges appeared first on Innovation News Network. Energy Green Energy Nuclear Energy

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Siemens Energy, FFI and GeoPura developing prototype ammonia cracker to produce hydrogen

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A Siemens Energy-led consortium has begun work in Newcastle, UK on a new £3.5 This innovative green ammonia cracker could be a game-changer for scaling up the green hydrogen industry – an important step to drive the energy transition.

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Are agrivoltaics a win for the energy transition?

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Agrivoltaics provides a way to combine solar panels with agriculture, but will this emerging technology assist the energy transition? The post Are agrivoltaics a win for the energy transition? Energy Agriculture Renewable Energy Solar Energy

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Electrify America unveils its first application of megawatt-level energy storage

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This application leverages energy storage and solar as a ‘non-wires alternative’ in lieu of relying on additional utility ‘wired’ infrastructure (i.e. Customers are already experiencing the benefits of the newly installed energy storage system and charger expansion.

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Ensuring Equity in California’s Energy Transition

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The year 2021 has already had its fair share of energy and climate news: a slew of executive orders in … Continue Reading Ensuring Equity in California’s Energy Transition. Uncategorized carbon pricing electricity energy efficiency solar

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Xcel Energy, INL to use nuclear energy for clean hydrogen production; HTSE

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Minneapolis-based Xcel Energy will work with Idaho National Laboratory to demonstrate a system that uses a nuclear plant’s steam and electricity to split water. This is a game-changer for both nuclear energy and carbon-free hydrogen production for numerous industries.

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Ammonia’s role in the energy transition

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Discover the emerging role of ammonia as a sustainable energy alternative for the global transition to green energy. The post Ammonia’s role in the energy transition appeared first on Innovation News Network. Energy Green Energy The Innovation Platform Issue 12

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General Fusion and UK Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA) announce collaborative agreement to advance commercial fusion energy

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General Fusion and the UK Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA) kicked off projects to advance the commercialization of magnetized target fusion energy as part of a collaborative agreement.

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Transportation in the Massachusetts Clean Energy Climate Plan

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This blog covers strategies outlined in Massachusetts’ final Clean Energy and Climate Plan's (CECP) to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the transportation sector. Energy policy & advocacy Electric vehicles/Transportation

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Novel solar energy harvesting system breaks efficiency record

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University of Houston researchers have developed a solar energy harvesting system that has the potential to generate solar power 24/7. The post Novel solar energy harvesting system breaks efficiency record appeared first on Innovation News Network. Energy Renewable Energy Solar Energy

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Mercom: Corporate funding for energy storage companies hit $26.4B in 2022; up 55% y-o-y

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Mercom Capital Group, a global clean energy research and communications firm, released its report on funding and mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity in 2022 for the energy storage, smart grid, and energy efficiency sectors. Energy Storage.