Korean automakers Hyundai, Kia to localize production of LFP batteries for India EVs

Korean automakers Hyundai Motor and Kia Corporation have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Exide Energy Solutions to localize EV battery production in India. The move, focu... Read More

Nuveen Infra, Exus Renewables tie up for 800 MW battery storage projects in Italy

Italy is set to get a major boost in battery energy storage systems (BESS) with two companies – a clean energy fund and an independent renewables developer – agreeing to co-develop... Read More

Infineon claims world-leading market position in automotive semiconductors

Infineon Technologies has claimed leading position in global market for automotive semiconductors in 2023 with  a market share of 14 percent. The company h... Read More

ACME Group, Hydrogenious LOHC Technologies to jointly explore hydrogen value chain from Oman to Europe

Leading sustainable and renewable energy company, ACME Group has joined forces with Germany-based Hydrogenious LOHC Technologies to explore the joint development of large-scale hyd... Read More

Oort Energy demos direct solar hydrogen production at commercial scale in UK

British firm Oort Energy has claimed to have achieved direct solar hydrogen production at commercial scale using a 250 kW demonstrator electrolyzer wi... Read More

Hyundai Motor, Kia strike strategic partnership with Indian battery major, Exide Energy

Making inroads into India's battery development and production ecosystem, Hyundai Motor Company and Kia Corporation announced earlier today (April 8) that they have entered a ... Read More

Fortescue opens PEM electrolyzer manufacturing facility in Australia

Australia-based global metal mining and green energy major, Fortescue on Monday (April 8) announced that it has opened its electrolyzer manufacturing facility in Gladstone, Queensl... Read More

European Commission approves state aid scheme for green H2 production in Germany

The European Commission has recently approved under EU State aid rules a €350 million German scheme to support the production of renewable hydrogen through the Europ... Read More

ADB set to launch ASEAN Climate Finance Policy Platform

To support and prepare Southeast Asian countries in their battle against climate change, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has announced plans to launch an ASEAN Clim... Read More

Ford reconfigures EV development plans in North America

Ford Motor Company has announced significant reconfiguration of its EV manufacturing strategy in North America, while investing across a broad spectrum of programs for buildin... Read More

Gelion claims superior energy density in lithium-sulfur pouch cell

Anglo-Australian battery maker, Gelion has achieved a high energy density milestone by fabricating a 395 Wh/kg lithium-sulfur 9.5 Ah pouch cell in commercial cell format, ... Read More

Quinbrook closes $600 million solar+storage focused fund

Clean power-focused fund company Quinbrook Infrastructure Partners announced it had successful closed the Quinbrook Valley of Fire (VOF) Fund with $600 million in capital commitmen... Read More

LG Energy's construction of Arizona gigafactory for EV, ESS batteries right on track

Battery manufacturer LG Energy has announced the construction work of its Arizona gigafactory complex is right on track to be completed in two years by 2026. The complex ... Read More

Our Next Energy partners with major CAM producer, L&F

Michigan-based energy storage company, Our Next Energy Inc (ONE) on Wednesday (April 3) said it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with L&F, a leading South Korean ... Read More

Just 57 companies responsible for 80 percent of global emissions

Around 80 percent of global greenhouse gas emissions since 2016 can be directly linked to just 57 companies operating in the oil, gas, coal and cement space — and their emissions h... Read More

Nexeon breaks ground on silicon anode material production site in South Korea

Developer of silicon-based anode materials for lithium batteries, Nexeon has announced the groundbreaking of its first commercial production facility in Gunsan, Sout... Read More

European commission approves €1 bn for two solar-storage projects in Greece

The European Commission has recently approved €1 billion under EU State aid rules to support two projects for the renewable energy generation and storage i... Read More

IKEA Foundation supports EV transition in emerging markets with $100 million grant

IKEA Foundation on Tuesday (March) announced a new initiative for backing zero-emission road transportation in emerging markets with an investment of $100 million over four ye... Read More

Servotech Power Systems, Electra EV jointly develop next-gen EV charging technology

Servotech Power System Ltd and Electra EV on Tuesday (April 2) announced that they are collaborating on a jointly owned innovative EV charging technology that would create India's ... Read More

Sinopec, TotalEnergies sign deal to produce SAF using Sinopec's waste oils

China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (Sinopec) announced the company had signed an agreement with France's TotalEnergies to jointly produce sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) in... Read More

Prevalon Energy secures contract for BESS project from Idaho Power

Prevalon Energy LLC (Prevalon Energy) a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Power Americas (Mitsubishi Power) announced that it has secured a new contract from Idaho Power for an... Read More

Ballard bags 'largest order' of 1,000 fuel cell engines for Solaris buses in Europe

Fuel cell technology firm Ballard Power Systems announced the signing of a long-term supply agreement with its customer Solaris Bus & Coach for the supply of 1,000 hy... Read More

Volvo, Renault JV 'Flexis SAS' to make electric vans in France

Last week, auto conglomerates Volvo Group and Renault Group officially announced the creating of a new joint venture company named 'Flexis SAS' for the next generation fu... Read More

Data Point: Europe's first quarter energy mix is looking cleaner than ever

The first quarter of 2024 is looking good for clean energy in Europe. A record 60 percent of the continent's electricity in the first two months of the year came from clean sources... Read More

ETN Know More: Batteries

Batteries have been in use for an array of applications since the 1990s. Back in the day, batteries powered portable electronic devices like cameras and camcorders, ... Read More

Renault, Nissan put India center stage, look to redraw their EV rollout plan

Renault and Nissan last week revealed plans to relook at their India strategy, including previously decided plans for launching electric vehicles in the country. The companies stre... Read More

Battery storage developer Lightshift Energy raises $100 million from Greenbacker

Utility-scale energy storage developer, Lightshift Energy (formerly Delorean Power) on Thursday (March 28) announced that it has raised $100 million from two Greenbacker Capit... Read More

Indian Oil ties up with Panasonic for lithium-ion battery foray, feasibility study underway

Indian Oil and Panasonic Energy Co Ltd, the battery arm of Japan's Panasonic group, have signed a binding term sheet to set up a joint venture unit manufacturing cylindrical lithiu... Read More

CATL, Yutong jointly launch long-life commercial vehicle battery in China

Chinese Battery giant CATL and bus maker Zhengzhou Yutong Bus Co. have recently launched a 'long-life' EV battery pack meant for new energy commercial vehicles, with ... Read More

Better Energy begins work on its first BESS project

Renewable Energy company, Better Energy has announced that it has commenced work on its first battery energy storage system (BESS) project in Denmark. Better Energy's BESS project ... Read More