Photo-rechargeable zinc-ion devices merge solar cell and also battery technology
Researchers have made a battery that can be straight butted in sunlight without needing an outside photovoltaic panel. Clever design of the battery electrodes assists in photo-rechargeable zinc-ion batteries that could locate applications as affordable tools for off-grid solar ranches.
Jul 9, 2020 // Storage, UK, Europe, Michael De Volder, Serena Corr, Yi-Chun Lu, zinc-ion batteries
UK has 18GW pipe of 'shovel-ready' storage and also renewables
The UK has a "huge" 61GW pipe of environment-friendly electricity projects with 18GW considered 'shovel-ready' according to new analysis from Regen.
Jul 9, 2020 // Large-Scale, Storage, UK, Europe, Regen, Merlin Hyman
Bluefield invites new investment supervisor as it targets a varied portfolio
UK capitalist Bluefield Solar Income Fund has actually welcomed a brand-new elderly hire, with Baiju Devani joining Bluefield Partners from Ingenious.
Jul 9, 2020 // Markets & Finance, UK, Europe, Bluefield Solar Income Fund, James Armstron
Elgin companions METKA EGN for 76MW of subsidy-free solar
Elgin Energy has partnered METKA EGN to progress 76MW of solar to energisation.
Jul 9, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, UK, Europe, Metka EGN, Elgin Energy, Nikos Papapetro, Ronan Kilduff
Exeter City Council's 1.2 MW solar site takes a step forwards
Exeter City Council has actually taken an advance in creating its first solar-plus-storage farm, with job now underway at the site.
Jul 7, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Storage, storage, UK, Battery Storage, solar pv, Europe, net zero, Exeter City Council, Exeter
Gresham House sprinkles ₤ 20.1 m on 41MW of functional storage
Gresham House Energy Storage Fund has actually obtained 41MW of energy storage in a ₤ 20.1 million transaction.
Jul 6, 2020 // Storage, UK, Europe, Gresham House, Arenko, Rupert Newland
Harmony Energy partners with FRV for utility-scale storage space project
Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV) and also Harmony Energy have signed up with pressures to commission their very first utility-scale battery system in the UK.
Jul 6, 2020 // Storage, TESLA, UK, Battery Storage, Europe, ai, Harmony Energy, software, Frv Fotowatio Renewable, Ventures, Tesla Megapack, Autobidder, Peter Kavanagh, Felipe Hernández
Gresham House's BSIF expands financial investment group
Gresham House's British Strategic Investment Fund (BSIF) is increasing its investment team with a new hire.
Jul 6, 2020 // Markets & Finance, UK, Europe, utility scale, renewables, Gresham House, British Strategic Investment Fund, Peter Bachmann, Tom Dalwood
Gore Street grows pipeline with 131MW procurement
Gore Street has gotten an additional 131MW energy storage profile, including a functional portfolio of 81MW.
Jul 1, 2020 // Storage, UK, Europe, Gore Street, Alex O'Cinneide
NESF NAV drops ₤ 66m due to diving power costs
NextEnergy Solar Fund (NESF) has released its complete year results, revealing its common investors' net possession worth (NAV) has actually been up to ₤ 579 million
Jul 1, 2020 // Large-Scale, Markets & Finance, UK, Europe, Nesf, Kevin Lyon
Yorkshire Water opens tender for solar at 150 websites
Yorkshire Water has opened a tender for an eight-year solar framework agreement as it works to come to be net no by 2030.
Jul 1, 2020 // Commercial, Residential, UK, Europe, Yorkshire Water, Scott Copley
Enso Energy to create 1 GW solar plants & storage space pipe throughout the UK
A UK based designer, Enso Energy that was previously known as Green Investment Bank has actually announced its strategies to develop a new large-scale solar plants project profile that extends across England and Wales. The solar plants in the UK are expected to have both tracker as well as biracial innovation. PPA's have actually been prepared to fund the project. The statement comes after the Prime Minister, Boris Johnson revealed the US$ 6.2 billion framework plan that will certainly see to more environment-friendly projects being created that had been planned before he entered workplace.
Jul 1, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Storage, UK, pv power plants, Europe, boris johnson, Enso Energy, Ian Harding, Andrew King
EDF launches significant UK solar-plus-storage crossbreed hunt
French utility EDF is introducing a major solar-plus-battery storage hybrid effort in England and Wales as part of strategies to double its set up sustainable base.
Jun 30, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Storage, UK, EDF, hybrid, Europe, solar-plus-storage, subsidy-free solar, macquarie, Green Investment Group, colocation
Ardingly and Ifield colleges team up to develop solar powered cars
2 Sussex colleges have been interacting to develop solar powered automobiles that have actually raced all over the world.
Jun 25, 2020 // Transport, UK, Europe, Ardingly College, Ifield Community College, Douglas Wragg, Mike Reed
Mackie's creams off solar dividend
Scottish ice cream manufacturer appreciates springtime solar document
Jun 24, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, UK, Solar, Europe, SCOTLAND, Mac Mackie