• New partnership to support sustainable renewable energy in Southeast Asia

    New partnership to support sustainable renewable energy in Southeast Asia
    The Southeast Asia Energy Transition Partnership aims to help countries in the region transition from using fossil fuels to renewable sources of energy, in line with the Paris Agreement on climate change. The partnership aims to support sustainable energy transition in Southeast Asia while helping to create socio-economic opportunities. It will initially focus on Indonesia, the Philippines and Vietnam – countries with significant coal consumption. UNOPS is the fund manager and supports the
  • Bullfinch AG and Aquila Capital launch Joint Investment Vehicle for energy-efficient assets

    Bullfinch AG and Aquila Capital launch Joint Investment Vehicle for energy-efficient assets
    Aquila Capital and bullfinch are pleased to announce the launch of a strategic joint investment vehicle intended to invest in energy efficiency assets across Europe. By combining Aquila Capital’s leading investment experience in real assets and renewable energy, with bullfinch’s unique expertise in decentralized renewable projects and next-gen technology platform, the partnership intends to make an immediate impact in the renewable investment landscape. - Cross reference: Picture is
  • Speedcast Selected to Expand Connectivity Solution to Future-Proof Stena Drilling Fleet

    Speedcast Selected to Expand Connectivity Solution to Future-Proof Stena Drilling Fleet
    Investment in digital transformation driving communications design enhancements for global drilling assets Aberdeen, United Kingdom — April 13, 2021 — Speedcast, the world’s most trusted communications and IT services provider, has announced it has secured a five-year contract with Stena Drilling to expand its existing communications service with a newly designed solution to maximize operational effectiveness and support digital transformation efforts for Stena’s global f
  • Emtelle to help Norlys achieve a more digital Denmark

    Emtelle to help Norlys achieve a more digital Denmark
    The collaboration worth 40 million kroner per year will ensure Norlys’ customers have high-speed fibre connectivity. Hawick, Scotland, 17 March 2021 – Emtelle, the leading global manufacturer of pre-connectorised blown fibre, cabling and ducted solutions, has today announced it has been awarded a three-year multi-million-kroner contract. Emtelle has been confirmed as the main supplier of duct, accessories and fibre units to Denmark’s largest integrated energy and telecommunicat
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  • Cleanwatts delivers real energy decarbonization

    Cleanwatts delivers real energy decarbonization
    Vowing to simplify, amplify and accelerate the energy transition, this new cleantech company brings to business and local communities around the world the benefits of smart energy efficiency services and access to affordable clean energy Portugal, 24, February 2021 - 2021 brings many new and exciting prospects, and Cleanwatts is one of them. Emerging from the tech company Virtual Power Solutions (VPS), Cleanwatts combines the power of digital and industrial technology with deep domain expertise.
  • SolarArise commissions 75 MW Solar Plant in Uttar Pradesh

    SolarArise commissions 75 MW Solar Plant in Uttar Pradesh
    Zurich, 27 January 2021. ThomasLloyd announced today that SolarArise India Projects Private Limited (“SolarArise”) has commissioned a 75 Megawatt (“MW”) Solar PV plant in Khera village, Budaun District, state of Uttar Pradesh delivering clean energy to over 100,000 people in Northern India. In 2018, ThomasLloyd, a leader in impacting investing in emerging markets, invested in Delhi-based SolarArise alongside the Global Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Fund (“G
  • Brady grows sales bookings threefold in 2020 and signs leading customers Falck and BASF

    Brady grows sales bookings threefold in 2020 and signs leading customers Falck and BASF
    BASF, Tangent Trading and Falck Renewable SpA join roster of 130+ global customers including Toyota and Koch Brady voted number one in metal trading software market for 11th year by Commodity Technology Advisory Ed Addario joins as CTO and Chris Regan appointed as Product Director London, Cambridge, UK: 17th December 2020. Brady Technologies, a market leader in global commodities trading software, has announced a significant uplift in its sales bookings, as well as the signing...Source: RealWire
  • International Day of Action on Forest Biomass sees demand for subsidies overhaul swell across Europe

    International Day of Action on Forest Biomass sees demand for subsidies overhaul swell across Europe
    Biofuelwatch leads seventy five groups signing an open letter to BEIS opposing biomass subsidies; Cut Carbon Not Forests campaign continues to raise awareness and controversy among British public; EU petition brings together international NGOs to put an end to incentives for burning forest wood LONDON – 24th November, 2020 – Today is International Day of Action on Forest Biomass and opposition to biomass subsidies is mounting on policymakers across the UK and European member states..
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  • SVOLT's 24-GWh Battery Cell Factory Comes to Germany

    SVOLT's 24-GWh Battery Cell Factory Comes to Germany
    Chinese high-tech company invests up to EUR 2 billion in two Saarland production sites SVOLT intends to establish two production sites in Germany by the end of 2023. A total investment of EUR 2 billion is planned; SVOLT will create up to 2,000 jobs in total. A module and pack factory as well as a state-of-the-art cell factory with 24 GWh production capacity in the final expansion stage will be built in Saarland. 24 GWh...Source: RealWire
  • Mitsubishi Power Receives Order for First Solid Oxide Fuel Cell in Europe

    Mitsubishi Power Receives Order for First Solid Oxide Fuel Cell in Europe
    Highly efficient plant supplies electricity and heat – Flexible use with hydrogen DUISBURG (GERMANY), 28 October, 2020 - Mitsubishi Power has recently received an order to supply the first Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC) in Europe. The highly efficient hybrid system will be put into operation at the Gas- und Wärme-Institut Essen e.V. (GWI) in Essen by March 2022. Among other things, flexible operation of the Hybrid-SOFC and the proportional use of hydrogen as a...Source: RealWire
  • Good Energy and ENSEK partner to accelerate renewable energy supply for businesses

    Good Energy and ENSEK partner to accelerate renewable energy supply for businesses
    Nottingham, UK – 27 October 2020 – ENSEK, the leading software supplier to UK energy providers, is today announcing that 100% renewable power company Good Energy is moving its entire B2B supply business onto ENSEK’s Ignition platform. The move will enhance customer experience and support the launch of new services for Good Energy’s business customers. The partnership is the latest investment from Good Energy into new products to support businesses tackle climate change. G
  • Tickd launches to transform the way small businesses interact with the energy market

    Tickd launches to transform the way small businesses interact with the energy market
    Nottingham, UK – 16th Sept 2020: Tickd, powered by ENSEK, launches the first fully digital switching and energy account service for small businesses. Customers can get a quote, select their supplier and tariff, then switch their energy in the space of 90 seconds. Tickd is fully integrated with ENSEK’s Software as a Service platform, the company and technology behind leading energy suppliers across the UK and Europe. Ofgem recently announced its commitment to taking action...Source: R
  • InfoSaaS and Axora partner to transform the processes and costs of ISO management system certifications for oil, gas and mining sectors

    InfoSaaS and Axora partner to transform the processes and costs of ISO management system certifications for oil, gas and mining sectors
    Cloud-based solution enable remote audits for far-flung, difficult-to-reach or even quarantined sites London – 15th September 2020 – InfoSaaS and Axora have concluded a partnership agreement intended to transform the processes and costs of achieving and retaining information security, data protection and business compliance ISO management system certifications for companies operating in the oil, gas and mining sectors. Companies in these sectors are subject to the same compliance req
  • Noesis Low-Code Solutions excelling in the Netherlands

    Noesis Low-Code Solutions excelling in the Netherlands
    Noesis is fuelling Digital Transformation by offering 6 (Proof of Concept) based on OutSystems technology International tech consulting company Noesis continues to expand its presence in the Netherlands, strongly supported on Low-Code Solutions and OutSystems technology. Noesis and OutSystems have a long-lasting partnership, since 2008, with Noesis consistently reinforcing its position of leadership and expertise on this technology, throughout countless projects. The strategic focus on the regio
  • WEBS onshore wind industry report delivers insights to drive more profitable O&M strategies

    WEBS onshore wind industry report delivers insights to drive more profitable O&M strategies
    Launched today, the WEBS Annual Publication 2020 has unveiled a number of critical deep dive insights into the onshore wind industry that will have a major impact on owner/operators driving better returns on asset O&M during the year ahead. The WEBS report analyses three years’ worth of data from 75 windfarms located throughout eight countries totalling more than 2GW of onshore wind capacity, and provides anonymous performance benchmarks for availability, production, reliability, and l
  • Natural Power opens 12th global office – Colorado

    Natural Power opens 12th global office – Colorado
    Natural Power, a leading renewable energy consultancy and service provider, has opened its 12th global office, located in Golden, Colorado. This is the company’s third North American location adding to New York and Seattle. Initially, there will be four keys members of the team here supporting clients in both solar and onshore wind sectors: Chris Mertes (PE), Head of Advisory; Dr Vardaan (Dan) Chawla (PhD), Principal Solar Engineer; as well as Chad Homuth (PE), Senior...Source: RealWire
  • Natural Power advises Crédit Mutuel Equity in aventron deal 

    Natural Power advises Crédit Mutuel Equity in aventron deal 
    Leading renewable energy consultancy and service provider, Natural Power, has acted as technical adviser to the French private equity specialist Crédit Mutuel Equity for its CHF 30 million acquisition of aventron’s renewable energy portfolio consisting of a large number of wind, solar and hydro assets located throughout six European countries. Natural Power’s mandate for the operational sites in the portfolio included a review of technology, O&M contracts, and operational
  • ENSEK expands into Europe with acquisition of NrgFin

    ENSEK expands into Europe with acquisition of NrgFin
    Nottingham, UK – 5th August 2020: ENSEK, the leading software supplier to UK energy providers, today announced the acquisition of NrgFin, a Benelux-based consultancy and data analytics company. The deal is part of ENSEK’s growth strategy to expand into new international territories within Western Europe, as well as pursuing wider growth opportunities in the UK. With this acquisition, ENSEK will set foot on the European continent for the first time. ENSEK uses its market-leading softw
  • Natural Power appointed as owner's engineer for Llwyndyrus solar

    Natural Power appointed as owner's engineer for Llwyndyrus solar
    Leading renewable energy consultancy and service provider, Natural Power, has been appointed as owner’s engineer following completion of the EPC contract procurement services which it delivered for the 6MW Llwyndyrus solar farm in conjunction with (and on behalf of) the project owner, Blackfinch Energy. The project is located near Pwlheli in Gwynedd, Wales. Natural Power was responsible for the preparation of the technical documentation for the EPC contract, engagement with each of the ten
  • Survey reveals 86% of UK businesses expect cyber attacks to increase in next 12 months

    Survey reveals 86% of UK businesses expect cyber attacks to increase in next 12 months
    Phishing attacks are regarded as the greatest cyber threat 15 July 2020: In a survey of UK cyber security, IT and business professionals, 86% of businesses expect cyber threats to increase over the next 12 months. The survey, commissioned by WatchGuard Technologies, also reveals that 44% of organisations have experienced a cyber attack over the last year – and alarmingly, another 11% either didn’t know, or were unsure whether they had been targeted. With the...Source: RealWire
  • Controllis delivers a unique solution for easy renewables upgrades of telecoms exchanges

    Controllis delivers a unique solution for easy renewables upgrades of telecoms exchanges
    Innovative solution improves reliability, cuts costs and delivers greener networks Fixed and broadband telecoms operators can now quickly and easily upgrade their legacy exchanges to use renewable energy sources, thanks to the new SMART EXCHANGE POWER solution from Controllis. Switching to renewables will make the exchanges more reliable while cutting energy costs and reducing the carbon footprint. Telecoms service continuity has become critically important as more organisations transition to re
  • Informing Post-COVID-19 Economic Decision Making

    Informing Post-COVID-19 Economic Decision Making
    Iotics announces founding membership of Emergent Alliance July 10, 2020 Iotics is one of the founding members of the Emergent Alliance, a not-for-profit community to better inform the future economic decision making of governments, corporations and organizations post-COVID-19. Alongside fellow members such as Rolls-Royce, IBM, Microsoft, Google Cloud and the Open Data Institute, the Emergent Alliance will share data, expertise and resources to build economic resilience and solve some of the bigg
  • Cut Carbon Not Forests: Hard-Hitting Campaign Urges UK Policymakers To Build A True Clean Energy Economy And End Dirty Biomass Subsidies

    Cut Carbon Not Forests: Hard-Hitting Campaign Urges UK Policymakers To Build A True Clean Energy Economy And End Dirty Biomass Subsidies
    Environmental advocacy groups join forces in fresh appeal for MPs to redirect biomass subsidies towards truly clean and renewable energy sources like solar and wind LONDON (22 June, 2020) – A coalition of environmental advocacy groups have launched Cut Carbon Not Forests, a hard-hitting campaign to expose the UK’s wasteful subsidies for companies that burn trees for electricity and to put pressure on policymakers to support reform. In the face of the escalating climate emergency,...S
  • The Panasonic TOUGHBOOK Securely Connects Centrica Field Engineers To What They Need

    The Panasonic TOUGHBOOK Securely Connects Centrica Field Engineers To What They Need
    Employees use modern applications on connected devices to improve customer service and efficiency. See full video here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xBOh2eMiz1E BRACKNELL, UK. 16th June 2020 – With the new Panasonic TOUGHBOOK and Windows 10 Pro, Centrica has taken its tradition of service excellence to the next level – the cloud – and transformed the working lives of 29,000 employees around the world. Now employees use modern applications on connected devices to improve custo
  • Smarter Choices launches pilot digital platform enabling UK SMEs to improve energy efficiency

    Smarter Choices launches pilot digital platform enabling UK SMEs to improve energy efficiency
    London, UK June 16th, 2020 The Smarter Choices consortium launches a pilot aimed at UK manufacturing SMEs to overcome current barriers to energy efficiency after successfully winning Department of Business, Energy, and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) funding [1]. The programme will offer a one-stop-shop in the form of a digital platform, showcasing results from independent energy assessments, framing projects for financial review, and supporting SME users from project implementation to monitoring and
  • RiskIQ announces investment from National Grid Partners

    RiskIQ announces investment from National Grid Partners
    Strategic alliance will expand attack surface management to new markets London, UK – June 4, 2020 — RiskIQ, the world leader in attack surface management, today is pleased to announce an investment from National Grid Partners (NGP), the venture and innovation arm of British multinational utility company National Grid plc. This funding will enable RiskIQ to bring its attack surface management, threat detection, and unique threat hunting capabilities to critical infrastructure industri
  • Natural Power advises Green Investment Group on trio of Nordic wind projects

    Natural Power advises Green Investment Group on trio of Nordic wind projects
    Leading renewable energy consultancy and service provider, Natural Power, has provided technical due diligence on behalf of Macquarie’s Green Investment Group (GIG) for a trio of Nordic wind projects. GIG has reached financial close on the portfolio of onshore wind farms: 43 MW Hornamossen wind farm located in Sweden’s Jönköping municipality 47 MW Tysvaer wind farm in Rogaland county, south western Norway 79.8 MW Buheii wind farm in Kvinesdal, southern Norway The two Norweg
  • Natural Power expands offshore

    Natural Power expands offshore
    Leading renewable energy consultancy and service provider, Natural Power, has appointed Rick Campbell as Head of Offshore to lead the development of the offshore business and explore new opportunities both within the UK and internationally. He is joined by Erlend Christiansen as Offshore Consents Lead in Ireland. Stephen Trotter, Managing Director at Natural Power, added: “Offshore wind plays a crucial role in achieving renewable energy targets, and will enable many European countries to c
  • HomeGrid Forum showcased further advances in the smart grid sector with the latest G.hn applications at IEEE ISPLC

    HomeGrid Forum showcased further advances in the smart grid sector with the latest G.hn applications at IEEE ISPLC
    Beaverton, US, 18 May 2020: HomeGrid Forum is continuing to drive forward developments of G.hn technology that will revolutionize the future of Smart Cities. At the virtual 24th IEEE International Symposium on Power Line Communications (ISPLC), HomeGrid Forum’s Marcos Martinez, Chair of the Contributions Working Group, unveiled the Forum’s latest work on advancing G.hn for Industrial and Smart Grid applications around the world. HomeGrid Forum’s participation in the virtual eve
  • Rolls-Royce signs Iotics to power its Digital Twin Technology

    Rolls-Royce signs Iotics to power its Digital Twin Technology
    Rolls-Royce Power Systems adopts Iotics’ operating environment and toolset to expand its digital ecosystem and deliver Customer Service 4.0 14 May 2020: Rolls-Royce business unit Power Systems, has selected Iotics’ technology to enable digital solutions with asset-focused digital twins. Iotics’ technology delivers Rolls-Royce the capability to unlock over 200 data sources, brokering interactions to create digital twins of their in-field assets, and receive real-time event insig
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