WESD 2023: India hits everybody's sweet spot in energy storage

The World Energy Storage Day's session on Stationary Storage within R2 (the Indian subcontinent + mainland Asean + Russia and CIS countries) closed with encouraging and positive wo... Read More

WESD 2023: All technologies welcome, say ES experts in the Americas

As the World Energy Storage Day entered its final regional focus, the Americas, the panel of experts debating energy storage felt largely that all technologies would find favour wi... Read More

WESD 2023: India’s GH2 journey has only just begun, electrolysers need manufacturing fillip

India needs manufacturing policies for electrolysers alone, otherwise its hydrogen ambitions might falter, the WESD discussions on green hydrogen revealed. Panellists pointed out t... Read More

​WESD 2023: Green Hydrogen poised for take-off in Asia Pacific

The session on Green Hydrogen for the R1 region (Australia, China, Japan, Korea and parts of Southeast Asia) was moderated by Nehal Divekar, Manager – Consulting of Emerging Techno... Read More

WESD 2023: Asia Pacific going strong on stationary storage

The World Energy Storage Day, celebrated annually on September 22, kicked off on schedule at 6 am Indian Time. With sessions spanning Manufacturing, E-Mobility, Stationary Storage ... Read More

WESD 2023: Battery swapping, supply chain logistics in Asia Pacific

At the on-going World Energy Storage Day (WESD) 2023 virtual conference, a session was dedicated to discuss on the e-mobility scenario and trends in the R1 Asia Pacific region, whi... Read More

Daily Shorts: Indian cities to get 10,000 e-buses, HSBC allocates $1 bn for climate tech and more

India and the US will collaborate to deploy 10,000 made-in-India electric buses across Indian cities as part of their co-operation agreements. Under the agreement, US government ag... Read More

Ola Electric's ₹6,000 crore IPO: filings by October, roadshows by February

Electric two-wheeler company Ola Electric will file regulatory papers for an IPO in India before the end of October, and embark on roadshows to drum up investor interest in January... Read More

Daily Shorts: NZ bio-graphite start-up gets funding, Norway eyes 1 GW Iberdrola RE assets and more

Norway's sovereign wealth fund is doubling a planned purchase of renewable energy assets from Iberdrola to 1 GW, according to Spanish newspaper Cinco Dias. In May, the fund had sai... Read More

Triton EV to launch electric pickup truck; Eyes India and Middle East's logistic sector

Triton Electric Vehicle (TEV) on Wednesday (September 20) said the company is set to introduce 3.5T Triton EV pickup truck for Indian and Middle Eastern Market from TEV's EV range.... Read More

Weekend Roundup: China gets RE base in Laos, California wants companies to disclose emissions, and more

China General Nuclear Power Group (CGN) has signed an agreement to develop a renewable energy base in Laos. In a statement, CGN said the base would incorporate wind, solar, hydro a... Read More

Tata Motors prepares to take EVs global, launches new Nexon EV model for India

India's biggest electric vehicles maker is currently testing its EVs in some global markets and could even launch them abroad if the experiment is successful, Reuters reports. Tata... Read More

Daily Shorts: Total seeks 5KTPA green H2, Indonesia wants homegrown EV champion

French oil major TotalEnergies sought applications for 500,000 tonnes per annum of green hydrogen to replace the grey hydrogen it currently uses in industrial activities. The compa... Read More

Foss & Company launches Standalone Battery Storage Investment Division

Leading institutional investment fund sponsor, Foss & Company on Wednesday (September 13) unveiled its Standalone Battery Storage Investment division aimed at supporting invest... Read More

Chevron acquires majority stake in ACES Delta green hydrogen hub project

Chevron USA Inc., through its Chevron New Energies division on Tuesday (September 12) announced it has acquired 100% of Magnum Development LLC (Magnum Development)  ... Read More

SIAM's 63rd Annual Convention stressed on pathways to sustainable mobility

The Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), a grouping of all automakers in the country, hosted its 63rd Annual Convention at New Delhi yesterday under the theme&nb... Read More

Automaker BMW, Ford and Honda join hands to create a new company: ‘ChargeScape'

BMW Group, Ford Motor Company and American Honda Motor Co., Inc on Tuesday (September 12) entered into an agreement to create ChargeScape, LLC, a new company that will create ... Read More

India and Saudi Arabia sign agreement to boost energy sector cooperation

The Government of India and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia earlier this week signed an agreement to strengthen their partnership and cooperation in the field of energy. In a Memo... Read More

Daily Shorts: Lyten raises $200 in Series B, Amazon buys credits for direct air capture

Battery startup Lyten, Inc, announced it had raised $200 million in funding aimed at helping it scale up manufacturing and commercialize its first three product lines: Lithium-Sulf... Read More

Daily Shorts: Indonesia moves WTO over EU's biodiesel duty, Oxy buys carbon capture company, and more

Indonesia has filed a dispute over the European Union's import duties on biodiesel, the WTO announced. The island nation argues that the imposition of countervailing duties — allow... Read More

BMW's iconic Mini goes all electric

German automotive major, BMW on Monday announced an investment of more than £600 million in the MINI factories at Oxford and Swindon, UK, to transform the production plants to an a... Read More

NGEL, Nayara Energy partner for green hydrogen production

NTPC Green Energy Limited (NGEL), a wholly owned subsidiary of India's leading integrated power producer NTPC Limited on Monday (September 11) said it has entered in a Memorandum o... Read More

Daily Shorts: UK part-funds Ionic's rare earth magnet recycling plant, US small-sale solar additions hit record high, and more

Ionic Rare Earths received an investment of $2 million from the UK government to set up a rare earth magnet recycling facility in Belfast. In a release, the company said it would p... Read More

Gotion to set up $2 billion lithium battery manufacturing plant in the U.S.

China's Gotion High Tech Co ltd on Friday said the company will set up a new state-of-the-art $2 billion lithium battery manufacturing plant in Manteno, Illinois. Covering about 15... Read More

Weekend Roundup: Oil India's clean energy spends, PetroChina buys EV charging company, and more

The Summit Group of Bangladesh announced it would invest $3 billion in solar, wind and hydroelectricity generation projects across the subcontinent as part of its clean energy push... Read More

IESA, Messe Muenchen team up for EV Asia Expo 2024

The India Energy Storage Alliance (IESA) announced the alliance has tied up with a host of agencies, including Messe Muenchen India (MMI), Solar Promotion International (SPI), and ... Read More

AVAADA Group, Tata Steel SEZ to set up green ammonia plant in Odisha

AVAADA Group, an integrated energy company on Thursday said it has signed an agreement with Tata Steel Special Economic Zone Ltd (TSSEZL) for a green hydrogen and green ammonia man... Read More

Daily Shorts: Repsol buys ConnectGen in RE pivot, IT honcho will ship solar power from Australia to Singapore, and more

Spanish energy company Repsol acquired US renewable energy developer ConnectGen for $768 million, as part of the oil company's plan to pivot from fossil fuels to renewables. The an... Read More

World Bank, IMF pledge to work together on green transition

The World Bank and the International Monetary Fund have pledged to work together to support the global green transition, besides issues such as combating climate change, helping co... Read More

Indian Cabinet eyes LCoS of ₹5.50-6.60 per kWh with viability gap funding for BESS

India has approved a scheme for Viability Gap Funding (VGF) for development of Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESS) in an attempt to reduce the cost of energy storage for pow... Read More