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French solar-plus-storage biz Ze Energy raises EUR-40m in B round
France's Ze Energy, an independent power producer (IPP) specialising in solar-plus-storage projects, has elevated EUR 40 million (USD 45.1 m) in Series B round to improve its service and get in new markets.
Nov 26, 2021 // Plants, Markets & Finance News, Storage, France, Europe, solar-plus-storage, Ze Energy, Mathieu Lassagne
MCS launches battery installation criterion in proposal to provide 'one-stop-shop' to installers
The MCS has actually introduced what it states is the initial battery installation requirement, outlining requirements for MCS certified installers who supply, layout and also mount electrical energy storage or battery systems.
Nov 26, 2021 // Storage, Mcs, Ian Rippin
Elgin Energy targets 5GW of solar plus storage by 2025 adhering to ₤ 25m fundraise
Solar and also storage space developer Elgin Energy has elevated ₤ 25 million, as well as will target an enthusiastic medium-term development technique.
Nov 26, 2021 // Plants, Markets & Finance News, Storage, UK, Europe, Elgin Energy, Ronan Kilduff, Jack O’Keeffe
Swedish Battery Materials Company Altris AB Ventures Into China
China's vice like grip on battery manufacturing indicates that firms locate it just difficult to ignore the huge manufacturing as well as intake market.
Nov 26, 2021 // Storage, Sweden, China, Europe, Asia
Elgin Energy finishes GBP-25m fundraise for solar-plus-storage
UK solar and also storage programmer Elgin Energy said on Thursday it has elevated some GBP 25 million (USD 33.3 m/EUR 29.7 m) in an oversubscribed fundraising via boutique business money company Focus Capital companions.
Nov 25, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Storage, UK, Europe, solar-plus-storage, Elgin Energy, Ronan Kilduff
Gresham House obtains ₤ 380m to grow storage portfolio
NatWest financing package will certainly support building of 7 BESS projects due online next year
Nov 25, 2021 // Storage, UK, Europe, Gresham House, Ben Guest, Jacob Lloyd
Canadian Solar expands power storage space offerings with CATL partnership
Canadian Solar announced that its subsidiary CSI Solar authorized a critical cooperation framework agreement with China-based Contemporary Amperex Technology Co. (CATL), an international company of brand-new power ingenious technologies.
Nov 25, 2021 // Storage, Canadian Solar, CATL, Shawn Qu
South African mining market to construct 3.9 GW of renewables, relieves pressure on public utility Eskom
The South African mining industry is preparing to construct 3.9 GW of eco-friendly projects as well as storage space that would certainly see the field make strides in the direction of satisfying its 2050 net absolutely no target and also relieve pressure on South African public utility Eskom, which has called on the sector to supplement its power supply.
Nov 25, 2021 // Plants, Storage, Africa, eskom, South Africa, mining, net zero
CSI Solar indicators strategic partnership agreement to concentrate on renewables and also battery power storage space
Canadian Solar subsidiary CSI Solar has authorized a strategic cooperation framework agreement with Contemporary Amperex Technology Co. Ltd. (CATL) that will certainly concentrate on power storage and also renewable resource technology.
Nov 25, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, USA, Canadian Solar, North America, CATL, Shawn Qu, CSI Solar, Tan Libin
30MW UK battery scheme gets go-ahead
Devon center is first of numerous projects to be developed by Balance Power
Nov 24, 2021 // Storage, UK, Europe, Balance Power, Phil Thompson
Wärtsilä goes into Belgium's energy storage market
Technology group to provide 25MW system to regulate fluctuations in the grid
Nov 24, 2021 // Storage, Europe, grid, Belgium, Wartsila
Mango Power to Unveil 4.35 kW Home-&-Portable Hybrid Battery on Nov23
Mango Power opens distribution and customer sales on Indiegogo for its new home and also portable battery. With 4.35 kW capability as well as 19 output ports, the product promises quickly charging via roof or portable solar panels, claims the company.
Nov 24, 2021 // Storage, built-in dual PV inverter, Mango Power, Mango Power Union, Steve Wang
US storage space player offloads stake
Apollo Funds will obtain 50% share in Broad Reach Power from existing capitalist EnCap as well as its partners
Nov 23, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, USA, North America, Broad Reach Power, Apollo, Geoff Strong, Corinne Still
Mitra Chem Raises $20 M Series A to Fund Li-ion Battery Materials R&D
The Series A round was led by Social Capital, a California investment company. Mitra Chem prepares to use the funds to invest in item R&D as well as expand North American pre-pilot manufacturing capability.
Nov 23, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, North America, lithium-ion battery materials, Mitra Future Technologies, Series A round, Social Capital, Vivas Kumar
Canadian Company Shuts $10M Series A to Expand Lithium Refining Capacity
The round was led by Breakthrough Energy Ventures (BEV) with participation from existing capitalist BDC Capital's Cleantech Practice (BDC). The business will use the investment to develop its very first operational, commercial-scale plant with the intention of expanding lithium refining capacity in the Western Hemisphere.
Nov 23, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, Canada, North America, breakthrough energy ventures, BEV, Carmichael Roberts, Mangrove Lithium, Saad Dara, Series A investment round, Vancouver