Northvolt to build ‘Europe’s largest’ battery factory

The Polish 50,000 square-metre factory will start production next year

Bulb Founder steps down to embark on new battery venture

Amit Gudka will remain on Bulb’s board and on the board of the Bulb Foundation

Pumped hydro energy storage tech can bring £690m in savings a year

Long term pumped hydro with long term storage could unlock vast savings says new report

Plans for new gigafactory at Coventry Airport unveiled

The facility is predicted to create thousands of green jobs and attract up to £2bn of investment

Matrix-style tech turns you into a battery!

The wearable device converts the body’s temperature into electricity

Korean energy giant plugs $2.2bn into Hungarian battery plant

The 30GWh factory will cater for expected demand for batteries in Europe

US awards $47m to commercialise ‘transformational’ energy technologies

It is supporting ‘high risk and potentially disruptive’ new electric vehicle battery, data centre efficiency, grid modernisation, emissions mitigation and storage technologies

Enough wind power was curtailed in 2020 to power a million homes for a year

A new report suggests an additional 20GWh of battery storage could see the amount of wind power wasted annually reduced by up to 50%

Scottish Water to install £2m solar and storage facility at wastewater plant

The renewable energy generated is forecast to provide around a quarter of the electricity needed to treat water at site

Arizona State University and TEXEL team up for battery tech commercialisation

The new battery technology is said to include no rare metals, be potentially much more cost-effective than lithium-ion batteries in large scale and is 100% circular